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  • 4 Afghan kids killed in Zabul blast, 26 militants killed by security

    Date: 2016-05-07 10:59:46 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:30 - ID:4857981

    KABUL, May 7 (MENA) - At least four children - of the same family - were killed when a roadside bomb exploded in the southern province of Zabul, an Afghan official said. Another child was injured in the blast, ABC news said. In a separate ....

  • Abe, Putin agree to advance Japan-Russia territorial talks

    Date: 2016-05-07 10:47:01 GMT - Russia - World - SN:26 - ID:4857965

    SOCHI, Russia, May 7 (MENA) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed Friday to seek to resolve the decades-old territorial row that has barred the two countries from signing a postwar peace treaty, renewing ....

  • 17 injured in Hong Kong air bump

    Date: 2016-05-07 09:50:16 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:23 - ID:4857741

    JAKARTA, May 7 (MENA) - A Hong Kong Airlines plane suffered severe bump route from Bali island in Indonesia to Hong Kong, leaving at least 17 people injured. The Airbus A330-200 was carrying 204 passengers and 12 crew when it faced air bump over ....

  • Croatia's FM says refugee solution cannot be imposed in Europe

    Date: 2016-05-06 20:55:33 GMT - Czech - World - SN:94 - ID:4856549

    PRAGUE, May 6 (MENA) - Croatian Foreign Minister Miro Kovac said on Friday that his country cannot accept pressure placed by the European Commission to accept a quota of migrants, Radio Prague reported. Kovac made the remarks during a meeting with ....

  • China to join US-led naval exercise

    Date: 2016-05-06 20:52:42 GMT - USA - World - SN:93 - ID:4856545

    WASHINGTON, May 6 (MENA) – China will take part in a regular US-led naval exercise starting next month, the Daily Mail quoted a top US commander as saying on Friday, despite tensions over Beijing's territorial claims in the South China Sea. The ....

  • Putin: Japan not just neighbor, but important partner to Russia

    Date: 2016-05-06 20:15:33 GMT - Russia - World - SN:91 - ID:4856461

    MOSCOW, May 6 (MENA) – Japan is an important partner to Russia and there are political and economic issues that demand attention, Sputnik News quoted Russian President Vladimir Putin as saying during a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ....

  • Jaban, Russia agree to advance Japan-Russia territorial talks

    Date: 2016-05-06 20:06:50 GMT - Russia - World - SN:90 - ID:4856465

    TOKYO, May 6 (MENA) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed Friday to seek to resolve the decades-old territorial row, Kyodo News Agency reported. The unsolved row has barred the two countries from signing ....

  • Labour's Sadiq Khan new mayor of London

    Date: 2016-05-06 18:40:15 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:84 - ID:4856033

    LONDON, May 6 (MENA) - Sadiq Khan has made history by being named London's first Muslim Mayor, local media reported Friday. The Labour son of a bus driver from Tooting triumphed over Tory rival Zac Goldsmith tonight. Official results are ....

  • China furious over Japanese remarks over South China Sea

    Date: 2016-05-06 17:28:04 GMT - China - World - SN:79 - ID:4855813

    BEIJING, May 6 (MENA) – China's Foreign Ministry expressed its furious over the remarks of Japan’s Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on the South China Sea during his tour that took him to three Southeast Asian states. “China and ASEAN have reached ....

  • Italy rescues nearly 1,800 migrants in Mediterranean

    Date: 2016-05-06 15:15:34 GMT - Italy - World - SN:69 - ID:4855205

    ROME, May 6 (MENA) - Italian vessels have helped rescue nearly 1,800 migrants from boats trying to reach Italy from north Africa over the last 24 hours, the navy said on Friday, indicating that numbers are rising as the weather warms up, the ....

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