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  • Hollande, Obama review security cooperation

    Date: 2016-06-15 08:38:00 GMT - France - World - SN:18 - ID:5100541

    PARIS, June 15 (MENA) - French President Francois Hollande and his US counterpart Barack Obama reviewed over the phone the Orlando terror attack and the killing of the two French police officials in Magnanville. AN Elysee statement said the ....

  • Austria to host meeting on migrants' crisis

    Date: 2016-06-15 07:45:30 GMT - Austria - World - SN:14 - ID:5100229

    VIENNA, June 15 (MENA) - Austria will host on Friday a meeting to discuss the latest developments related to the migrants' crisis and the protection of the European Union’s external borders. The meeting will be attended by the defense and ....

  • Democratic presidential race ends with Hillary Clinton’s victory in Washington, D.C.

    Date: 2016-06-15 07:41:13 GMT - USA - World - SN:13 - ID:5100253

    WASHINGTON, June 15 (MENA) - The US Democratic presidential race officially came to an end Tuesday with Hillary Clinton winning the primary in the District of Columbia, and now the negotiations with her rival Bernie Sanders begin in earnest, ....

  • Zika virus: Risk of spread from Olympics 'very low' says WHO

    Date: 2016-06-15 07:21:47 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:11 - ID:5100145

    GENEVA, June 15 (MENA) - The World Health Organization (WHO) says there is a "very low risk" of Zika virus spreading globally as a result of holding the Olympics in Brazil, the BBC reported. There is no need to move the Olympics from Rio de ....

  • Four villagers killed, three women kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in Nigeria

    Date: 2016-06-15 07:07:31 GMT - Nigeria - World - SN:9 - ID:5100133

    ABUJA, June 15 (MENA) - Boko Haram fighters killed at least four villagers and kidnapped three women near the northeastern Nigerian town of Chibok, where the group snatched more than 200 girls two years ago. Sky News Arabia reported Wednesday ....

  • Archaeologists scan Reading garden for bones of King Henry I

    Date: 2016-06-14 21:56:55 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:113 - ID:5099681

    LONDON, June 14 (MENA) - A radar team began a search for underground structures in Fr John O’Shea’s back garden in Reading that could reveal the grave of another lost king Henry I, fourth son of William the Conqueror, the Guardian reported. ....

  • German Justice min. wants to end toleration of polygamy

    Date: 2016-06-14 21:32:12 GMT - Germany - World - SN:111 - ID:5099605

    BERLIN, June 14 (MENA) - German Justice Minister Heiko Maas said this week that he wants to bring an end to the practice of tolerating polygamous marriages among immigrants in Germany. "No one who comes here has the right to place their cultural ....

  • Police clash with demonstrators in Paris amid fresh labour reform protests

    Date: 2016-06-14 21:16:34 GMT - France - World - SN:110 - ID:5099541

    PARIS, June 14 (MENA) - French police arrested at least 58 people in Paris on Tuesday as student groups and unions once again marched against contested labour reforms. Tens of thousands of people rallied in the French capital and across the ....

  • Moscow, Rome to sign documents on energy cooperation at SPIEF

    Date: 2016-06-14 20:41:20 GMT - Russia - World - SN:108 - ID:5099413

    MOSCOW, June 14 (MENA) - Russia and Italy are expected to sign a number of joint documents on energy cooperation following bilateral talks at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), Russian presidential aide Yury Ushakov was quoted ....

  • British police sent to Euro 2016 -- Theresa May

    Date: 2016-06-14 15:25:55 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:85 - ID:5097425

    LONDON, June 14 (MENA) - More British police are to be sent to France ahead of England’s clash with Wales, Home Secretary Theresa May has confirmed as she warned football fans to “stay out of trouble”, Huffington Post reported on Tuesday. The ....

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