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  • Report of active shooter at Joint Base Andrews is unfound

    Date: 2016-06-30 15:40:04 GMT - USA - World - SN:56 - ID:5189253

    WASHINGTON, June 30 (MENA) - A lockdown has mostly been lifted at Joint Base Andrews in Prince George’s County following an earlier report of an active shooter on the sprawling military campus that is home to Air Force one, according to the base’s ....

  • US home security secretary says unfolding situation at Andrews base

    Date: 2016-06-30 15:14:51 GMT - USA - World - SN:52 - ID:5188933

    WASHINGTON, June 30 (MENA) - While testifying on Capitol Hill Thursday morning, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson noted to the Senate that he could be called out of the Judiciary Committee oversight hearing because of the "unfolding ....

  • Joint Base Andrews on lockdown after report of active shooter

    Date: 2016-06-30 14:36:33 GMT - USA - World - SN:45 - ID:5188709

    WASHINGTON, June 30 (MENA) - Joint Base Andrews in Prince George's County, Maryland, has been put on lockdown this morning following a report of an active shooter, ABC News reported on Thursday. All personnel were directed to shelter in ....

  • No more referendums to be held on Britain's exit from EU - Official

    Date: 2016-06-30 13:25:14 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:38 - ID:5188125

    CAIRO, June 30 (MENA) - No more referendums will be held on Britain's exit from the European Union (EU) as the British government respects the will of Britons, who chose to leave the European bloc in the June 23 referendum, Edwin Samuel, the UK ....

  • US to ban military families in Turkey for security reasons - sources

    Date: 2016-06-30 09:10:40 GMT - USA - World - SN:18 - ID:5185873

    WASHINGTON, June 30 (MENA) – The United States is moving toward permanently banning families from accompanying US military and civilian personnel in Turkey, reflecting worsening security conditions there, the Daily Mail quoted two US defense sources ....

  • CIA chief: Attack 'bears the hallmarks' of Daesh

    Date: 2016-06-30 08:31:31 GMT - USA - World - SN:14 - ID:5185597

    WASHINGTON, June 30 (MENA) - The suicide assault on Istanbul’s Ataturk airport bears the “hallmark” of a Daesh attack, CIA Director John Brennan said Wednesday. Brennan said “The despicable attacks in Istanbul International Airport yesterday that ....

  • 'I like waterboarding a lot', says Donald Trump

    Date: 2016-06-30 08:28:43 GMT - USA - World - SN:13 - ID:5185585

    WASHINGTON, June 30 (MENA) – Republican Donald Trump has repeated calls for the return of waterboarding against Daesh militants, saying: "I like it a lot," the BBC reported on Thursday. His comments at a rally in Ohio came hours after suicide ....

  • Turkey bars entry to RIA Novosti reporter covering Istanbul attack

    Date: 2016-06-30 07:40:43 GMT - Russia - World - SN:10 - ID:5185373

    ISTANBUL, June 30 (MENA) — Turkish authorities on Wednesday refused RIA Novosti correspondent Dmitry Vinogradov entry to the country on assignment to cover the aftermath of the recent terrorist attack in Istanbul airport. According to Vinogradov, ....

  • Iran condemns Istanbul blasts

    Date: 2016-06-29 21:39:44 GMT - Iran - World - SN:128 - ID:5184505

    TEHRAN, June 29 (MENA) - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi condemned the blast in Istanbul airport Tuesday night which killed and injured dozens of people. He condemned the terrorist action and voiced Iran’s condolences to the ....

  • Russian Defense Ministry dismisses Baltic Fleet commander, chief of staff

    Date: 2016-06-29 21:35:38 GMT - Russia - World - SN:127 - ID:5184477

    MOSCOW, June 29 (MENA) - Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu has dismissed Commander of the Baltic Fleet Viktor Kravchuk and the Fleet’s Chief of Staff Sergey Popov for combat training deficiencies, as well as for distortion of the real state of ....

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