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  • Russia receives no response to cooperation initiatives presented to US — Kremlin

    Date: 2019-04-19 13:12:31 GMT - Russia - World - SN:42 - ID:7905599

    MOSCOW, April 19 (MENA) - Moscow presented a number of cooperation initiatives to Washington, particularly concerning the security sector, but received no response, TASS cited Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov as saying Friday. "Russia ....

  • Trump to meet new Japanese Emperor in May

    Date: 2019-04-19 09:23:45 GMT - Japan - World - SN:22 - ID:7905276

    TOKYO, April 19 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump will visit Japan in late May as a state guest, making him the first foreign leader to meet the new Emperor, NHK WORLD network reported. Crown Prince Naruhito is set to ascend the throne on May ....

  • Russian ships keep watch on NATO naval goup in Baltic Sea: Defense Ministry

    Date: 2019-04-18 08:02:41 GMT - Russia - World - SN:16 - ID:7903347

    MOSCOW, April 18 (MENA) - The ships of the Russian Baltic Fleet are tracking the activity of NATO's naval group that has entered the Baltic Sea, Russian news agency Sputnik quoted Russian Defense Ministry as saying on Thursday. "On April 18, a ....

  • US Justice Department set to release redacted Mueller report Thursday

    Date: 2019-04-18 08:02:31 GMT - USA - World - SN:15 - ID:7903351

    WASHINGTON, April 18 (MENA) - The US Justice Department is set to release a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian election interference and Trump’s campaign Thursday, Time reported. Attorney General William Barr ....

  • 14 shot dead on Makran Coastal Highway in Pakistan

    Date: 2019-04-18 07:35:28 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:13 - ID:7903320

    ISLAMABAD, April 18 (MENA) - At least 14 passengers were forced to offload from a passenger bus on Makran Coastal Highway in Balochistan's Ormara area and shot dead by unidentified gunmen early on Thursday, Geo News reported. The bodies were ....

  • Magnitude 6.1 earthquake rocks eastern Taiwan

    Date: 2019-04-18 07:19:17 GMT - China - World - SN:10 - ID:7903317

    BEIJING, April 18 (MENA) - A magnitude 6.1 earthquake rocked eastern Taiwan at 1.01 p.m. on Thursday, sending panicked residents rushing onto the streets and shaking buildings 115 km away in the island’s capital, Taipei, according to South China ....

  • Over 50 Boko Haram fighters killed in Nigeria attack

    Date: 2019-04-18 06:48:47 GMT - Nigeria - World - SN:5 - ID:7903234

    ABUJA, April 18 (MENA) - More than 50 Boko Haram fighters have been killed in an attack on a multi-national force in northeastern Nigeria, Al Arabiya reported Thursday. Two Chadian soldiers belonging to the Multinational Joint Task Force (MMF), ....

  • Ex-Peruvian President Alan García is dead after shooting himself in head

    Date: 2019-04-17 16:23:36 GMT - Peru - World - SN:72 - ID:7902809

    LIMA, April 17 (MENA) - Ex-Peruvian President Alan García is dead after shooting himself in head amid corruption probe, ABC News reported Wednesday. A lawyer for former Peruvian President Alan García said the leader shot himself before being ....

  • WHO releases first guideline on digital health interventions

    Date: 2019-04-17 16:06:55 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:70 - ID:7902652

    GENEVA, April 17 (MENA) - The World Health Organization (WHO) released on Wednesday new recommendations on 10 ways that countries can use digital health technology, accessible via mobile phones, tablets and computers, to improve people’s health and ....

  • Ukrainian authorities arrest 7 Russians over planning attacks in Ukraine

    Date: 2019-04-17 15:34:10 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:67 - ID:7902655

    KIEV, April 17 (MENA) - The Ukrainian Security Service says that it has arrested seven Russian nationals who it says have been plotting attacks in Ukraine, ABC News reported. Two of the seven men claim to work for Russian intelligence but offered ....

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