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  • 3 killed, 45 wounded in Turkey car bombing blamed on Kurds

    Date: 2016-05-10 19:15:02 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:113 - ID:4883065

    ANKARA, May 10 (MENA) - A car bomb on Tuesday struck a police vehicle that was carrying officers escorting seven recently detained Kurdish militants in the mainly-Kurdish city of Diyarbakir, killing three people and wounding 45 others, officials ....

  • 8 killed, 18 wounded in Nangarhar suicide car bomb explosion

    Date: 2016-05-10 17:02:30 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:104 - ID:4882689

    KABUL, May 10 (MENA) - A heavy explosion rocked Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan after a suicide bomber detonated a Vehicle-borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED) in Nazian district, Khaama Press reported Tuesday. Provincial ....

  • Obama to visit Hiroshima May 27

    Date: 2016-05-10 16:54:51 GMT - Japan - World - SN:103 - ID:4882657

    TOKYO, May 10 (MENA) - US President Barack Obama will make the first visit to Hiroshima by a US head of state on May 27, Japan's Foreign Ministry said in a statement posted on Kyodo's website Tuesday. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will accompany ....

  • Extremist arrested in Moscow

    Date: 2016-05-10 15:48:05 GMT - Russia - World - SN:94 - ID:4881473

    MOSCOW, May 10 (MENA) - A recruiter for the Hizb ut-Tahrir terrorist network has been arrested by authorities in the Russian capital, Sputnik reported on Tuesday. The suspect was apprehended while scouting for prospective recruits for the ....

  • 187,631 migrants entered Europe by sea in 2016 - IOM

    Date: 2016-05-10 15:04:15 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:86 - ID:4881469

    GENEVA, May 10 (MENA) - A fresh report issued by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Tuesday said that an estimated 187,631 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2016 so far. The report added that the migrants and ....

  • 200 oil refineries, 30,000 other targets destroyed in Syrian operation - Putin

    Date: 2016-05-10 14:19:28 GMT - Russia - World - SN:72 - ID:4880857

    MOSCOW, May 10 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russian jets conducted over 10,000 sorties in Syria, destroying almost 30,000 targets during the course of the operation, Sputnik International reported. These included over 200 oil ....

  • Full concord in stances between Arabia, France on regional issues: Saudi FM

    Date: 2016-05-10 14:11:25 GMT - France - World - SN:67 - ID:4880849

    PARIS, May 10 (MENA) – Saudi Foreign Minister Adel el Jubeir asserted full concord in stances between Saudi Arabia and France over all the regional issues related to the peace process in the Middle East, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Yemen and ....

  • Kuwaiti FM receives phone call from German counterpart

    Date: 2016-05-10 14:05:20 GMT - Kuwait - World - SN:64 - ID:4879757

    KUWAIT CITY, May 10 (MENA) - Acting Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Khaled al Hamad al Sabah received a phone call on Tuesday from his German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who hailed Kuwait's efforts to host the ....

  • German police: We identified Grafing station attacker

    Date: 2016-05-10 13:26:55 GMT - Germany - World - SN:55 - ID:4880169

    BERLIN, May 10 (MENA) - The German police said Tuesday that the Grafing train station in Munich, where a knife stabbing attack took place earlier in the day, was monitored by cameras like all other metro and train stations, said the German police ....

  • Italian police arrest 5 suspected terrorists, traffickers

    Date: 2016-05-10 13:24:42 GMT - Italy - World - SN:54 - ID:4880257

    ROME, May 10 (MENA) - Italian police arrested two Afghan citizens in a terrorism and human-trafficking investigation launched after photos of potential targets in three countries were discovered on suspects' cell phones, ABC quoted prosecutors in ....

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