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  • Putin orders snap inspection of Russian Armed Forces

    Date: 2016-06-14 09:15:52 GMT - Russia - World - SN:15 - ID:5094525

    MOSCOW, June 14 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered another unannounced inspection of Russia's Armed Forces, during which the state and readiness of military arsenals will be assessed. Russia Today quoted Russian Defense Minister ....

  • SUN backs vote for UK quit of EU

    Date: 2016-06-14 09:09:29 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:14 - ID:5094541

    LONDON, June 14 (MENA) - The British newspaper "The Sun" urged on Tuesday backing Britain's departure from the EU. "WE are about to make the biggest ­political decision of our lives. The Sun urges everyone to vote LEAVE," The Sun said. "We ....

  • Paris police killer 'pledged allegiance to Islamic State' and had been 'sentenced for jihad links'

    Date: 2016-06-14 08:19:56 GMT - France - World - SN:11 - ID:5094325

    PARIS, June 14 (MENA) - A policeman and his wife were killed in a frenzied knife attack at their home in a Paris suburb on Monday night by a man who reportedly shouted “Allahu Akhbar”, The Daily Telegraph reported. The man suspected to have ....

  • UNGA elects permanent representative of Fiji as president of 71st session

    Date: 2016-06-14 08:19:44 GMT - USA - World - SN:10 - ID:5094329

    NEW YORK, June 14 (MENA) - The United Nations General Assembly has elected Peter Thomson, Permanent Representative of Fiji, as President of its upcoming 71st session, UN News Center reported. Thomson, who will replace current General Assembly ....

  • S. Korea, Azerbaijan agree to expand economic cooperation

    Date: 2016-06-14 07:40:55 GMT - south korea - World - SN:9 - ID:5094105

    SEOUL, June 14 (MENA) - South Korea and Azerbaijan agreed on Tuesday to expand bilateral economic cooperation in the infrastructure and industrial plant sectors, the Korean news agency Yonhap reported, quoting the Korean trade ministry. The two ....

  • Daesh claims responsibility for killing of French police officer

    Date: 2016-06-14 06:25:32 GMT - France - World - SN:3 - ID:5094001

    PARIS, June 14 (MENA) - Daesh claimed responsibility for the killing of a French police officer and his companion at their home in a small town northwest of Paris on Monday evening, The New York Times reported. A statement issued in Arabic by the ....

  • Chinese, German companies sign 96 cooperation projects

    Date: 2016-06-13 21:59:53 GMT - China - World - SN:104 - ID:5093277

    BEIJING, June 13 (MENA) - A total of 96 contracts worth 15 billion U.S. dollars were signed on Monday between Chinese and German companies at the eighth Chinese-German Forum for Economic and Technological Cooperation, Xinhua news agency ....

  • Saudi Deputy CP meets with US Secretary of State

    Date: 2016-06-13 21:28:44 GMT - USA - World - SN:102 - ID:5093281

    WASHINGTON, June 13 (MENA) - Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will hold talks later on Monday with US Secretary of State John Kerry, said Deputy spokesman for the US State Department Mark Toner. The talks will tackle the Syrian ....

  • N. Korea capable of making 10 nuclear warheads -- study

    Date: 2016-06-13 20:19:41 GMT - Sweden - World - SN:97 - ID:5093009

    STOCKHOLM, June 13 (MENA) - North Korea is presumed to be capable of making 10 nuclear warheads, a study showed Monday, casting concerns for further provocation by Pyongyang amid icy inter-Korea relationship, Yonhap News Agency ....

  • Afghanistan not favoring tensions with neighbors but able to protect homeland: Abdullah

    Date: 2016-06-13 19:21:45 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:92 - ID:5093101

    KABUL, June 13 (MENA) – The Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah said Afghanistan is not in favor of tensions with the neighbors but the Afghan forces are able to protect the country in the event of an aggression, Khaama Press reported on ....

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