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Date: 2016-04-20 10:48:29 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - World - SN:28 - ID:4756781
RIYADH, April 20 (MENA) - Defense ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) convened here Wednesday with visiting US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, with the participation of GCC Secretary General Abdul Latif al Zayani. The meeting ....
Date: 2016-04-20 10:17:52 GMT - Russia - World - SN:25 - ID:4757097
MOSCOW, April 20 (MENA) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will hold talks in Moscow with Chairperson of the African Union Commission Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma on Wednesday to discuss the situation in Africa’s hotspots and Russia’s assistance to ....
Date: 2016-04-20 09:45:32 GMT - Ecuador - World - SN:20 - ID:4756609
QUITO, April 20 (MENA) - A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck off the coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, just days after a major quake hit the country killing nearly 500 people, the BBC reported. The latest quake was centered 70 km (44 miles) off the ....
Date: 2016-04-20 09:08:59 GMT - Japan - World - SN:15 - ID:4755933
TOKYO, April 20 (MENA) - The weather agency said Wednesday it sees no signs of earthquake activity abating in Kumamoto and surrounding southwestern Japan prefectures after powerful jolts last week, while urging people to remain alert, the Japanese ....
Date: 2016-04-20 08:33:12 GMT - USA - World - SN:12 - ID:4755865
WASHINGTON, April 20 (MENA) - The United States imposed sanctions on a prominent Libyan politician as part of a broader Western effort to force Libya’s warring factions to accept the authority of a unity government backed by the United ....
Date: 2016-04-20 08:23:45 GMT - USA - World - SN:10 - ID:4755681
CALIFORNIA, April 20 (MENA) - Facebook corporation has announced launching its video streaming service to its customers who reached 1.5 billion worldwide, SkyNews reported. Facebook has now seen enough potential to expand its own trial service, ....
Removal of U.S. nuclear umbrella would lead Seoul to contemplate nuclear armament: incoming USFK commander
Date: 2016-04-20 07:58:49 GMT - USA - World - SN:8 - ID:4755401
WASHINGTON, April 19 (MENA) - South Korea would have to think about developing its own nuclear weapons for self-defense if the United States removes its "nuclear umbrella" protection for the Asian ally, the Korean news agency Yonhap reported on ....
Date: 2016-04-20 07:36:01 GMT - Ecuador - World - SN:7 - ID:4755405
QUITO, April 20 (MENA) - The death toll from the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that hit Ecuador on Saturday rose to 480 people, the BBC reported Wednesday. More than 4,000 were injured and 231 missing in the quake. Thousands of people were left ....
Date: 2016-04-19 20:56:34 GMT - Russia - World - SN:117 - ID:4754733
MOSCOW, April 19 (MENA) - Several actors are trying to derail intra-Syria talks in Geneva to resolve the crisis in the country in a military fashion, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was quoted by Sputnik as saying Tuesday. "Nobody can win ....
Date: 2016-04-19 20:49:40 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:116 - ID:4754445
BRUSSELS, April 19 (MENA) - The European Union's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini reiterated on Tuesday that the EU does not recognize Israel's claim to the Golan Heights, echoing a similar statement from the US the day before, Ynet News ....