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  • 30 killed as flash floods wreak havoc in northwestern Pakistan

    Date: 2016-07-03 06:44:31 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:2 - ID:5199733

    ISLAMABAD, July 3 (MENA) - At least 30 people died on Sunday as an aftermath of heavy rains and flash floods that inundated Chitral’s Arsoon area in northwestern Pakistan, Geo news reported according to local sources. The flash floods damaged a ....

  • Greece arrests 5 aiming to smuggle in 87 Syrians

    Date: 2016-07-02 21:49:28 GMT - Greece - World - SN:75 - ID:5199301

    ATHENS, July 2 (MENA) - Greek police say they have arrested five individuals ready to smuggle 87 Syrian migrants, including 46 children, through the border with Albania, ABC News reported on Saturday. The five — one Greek, one Iraqi and three ....

  • American among the 22 dead in Bangladesh terrorist hostage crisis

    Date: 2016-07-02 21:41:04 GMT - USA - World - SN:74 - ID:5199277

    WASHINGTON, July 2 (MENA) - An American was one of the victims in the 10-hour hostage crisis at a Bangladesh café that left 22 dead, Fox News reported Saturday. The US State Department confirmed Saturday that a US citizen was among those ....

  • Gulshan attackers Bangladeshi citizens: Police

    Date: 2016-07-02 21:00:59 GMT - Bangladesh - World - SN:71 - ID:5199213

    DHAKA, July 2 (MENA) - Inspector General of Police (IGP) in Bangladesh, Shahidul Hoque, said all the attackers of Gulshan Holey Artisan café were Bangladeshi citizens. Of the six, five were certainly militants and law enforcers had been trying to ....

  • Over 200 Daesh loyalists killed in Afghanistan, officials say

    Date: 2016-07-02 18:35:04 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:64 - ID:5198805

    KABUL, July 2 (MENA) - Over 200 loyalists of Daesh terrorist group were killed during operations launched nearly a week ago, Afghan local officials said. The officials further added that the operations were jointly conducted by the Afghan ....

  • Jeremy Corbyn should quit for good of party and country - Angela Eagle

    Date: 2016-07-02 15:52:58 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:56 - ID:5198093

    LONDON, July 2 (MENA) - Angela Eagle has renewed her call for beleaguered Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to quit for the good of the "party and the country", The Daily Mail reported on Saturday. The British former shadow business secretary is poised ....

  • Police say 2 officers killed in Bangladesh attack

    Date: 2016-07-02 11:24:11 GMT - Bangladesh - World - SN:30 - ID:5196377

    DHAKA, July 2 (MENA) - Police said two officers have been killed by attackers who stormed a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, taking dozens of hostages and exchanging gunfire with security ....

  • Kabul suicide attacks toll rises to 33 dead, 80 wounded

    Date: 2016-07-02 09:15:24 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:20 - ID:5195721

    KABUL, July 2 (MENA) - The casualties toll of the back to back suicide attacks in Kabul has increased, with the Ministry of Interior (MoI) saying at least 33 people were killed, Khaama Press reported. According to a statement by MoI, at least 32 ....

  • 5 killed, 20 injured in cafe shooting in Serbia

    Date: 2016-07-02 08:04:26 GMT - Serbia - World - SN:13 - ID:5195437

    BELGRADE, July 2 (MENA) - A gunman killed five people and injured at least 20 others early Saturday when he opened fire with an automatic weapon in a cafe in northern Serbia, according to Sky News. The attack occurred today morning in a village ....

  • Explosion rocks eastern Afghanistan, casualties feared

    Date: 2016-07-02 07:20:52 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:11 - ID:5195321

    KABUL, July 2 (MENA) - An explosion rocked Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan early Saturday, Khaama Press reported. The blast took place after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in the 3rd ....

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