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  • Angelina Jolie Pitt: Refugee system breaking down

    Date: 2016-05-16 17:06:20 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:85 - ID:4920989

    LONDON, May 16 (MENA) - Angelina Jolie Pitt, the UN refugee agency's special envoy, has warned that the international humanitarian system for refugees is breaking down. Jolie Pitt has been speaking as part of the BBC's World on the Move day of ....

  • Lavrov: Daesh receives support from countries bordering Syria and Iraq

    Date: 2016-05-16 14:32:18 GMT - Belarus - World - SN:60 - ID:4918941

    MINISK, May 16 (MENA) - Daesh terrorists, who are prohibited in numerous countries, including the United States and Russia, are receiving support from countries bordering Syria and Iraq, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday. “There ....

  • German politicians assails Merkel over agreement with Turkey

    Date: 2016-05-16 14:03:30 GMT - Germany - World - SN:55 - ID:4918853

    BERLIN, May 16 (MENA) - German politicians attacked Chancellor Angela Merkel accusing her of making Europe overly dependent on Turkey in the migrant crisis, the matter which left the bloc vulnerable to blackmail by President Tayyip Erdogan. The ....

  • US embassy in Afghanistan closes consular section

    Date: 2016-05-16 11:44:47 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:44 - ID:4918129

    KABUL, May 16 (MENA) - The US Embassy closed its consular section and warned Americans to limit their movement within Kabul, cautioning in an emergency message that "even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate ....

  • Ryanair flight to Manchester evacuated in Norway over bomb scare

    Date: 2016-05-16 07:10:40 GMT - Norway - World - SN:12 - ID:4915989

    OSLO, May 16 (MENA) - A Ryanair flight from Norway to Manchester has been evacuated before take-off over a bomb scare which police say was due to a misunderstanding, the BBC reported Monday. The flight was about to leave from Rygge airport near ....

  • Robert Gates is not impressed with Trump’s foreign policy approach

    Date: 2016-05-16 06:22:13 GMT - USA - World - SN:8 - ID:4915741

    WASHINGTON, May 16 (MENA) - Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates didn’t have nice things to say about Donald Trump’s foreign policy, warning against the candidate’s brazen style and lack of consistency on Sunday. In an interview with CBS’ “Face ....

  • Controlled explosion carried out at Old Trafford called off

    Date: 2016-05-15 18:29:46 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:91 - ID:4914805

    MANCHESTER, May 15 (MENA) - A controlled explosion has been carried out at Old Trafford after a suspect package was found before Manchester United's match against Bournemouth, the BBC Football reported on Sunday. Greater Manchester Police ....

  • Controlled explosion carried out at Old Trafford stadium

    Date: 2016-05-15 18:14:26 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:86 - ID:4914693

    MANCHESTER, the UK, May 15 (MENA) - Greater Manchester Police said a bomb disposal unit has carried out a controlled explosion at Old Trafford stadium, ABC News reported Sunday. The controlled blast came soon after British military bomb disposal ....

  • OIC, UN discuss mutual coop. in Geneva

    Date: 2016-05-15 16:44:17 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:82 - ID:4913889

    GENEVA, May 15 (MENA) - Representatives of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and the United Nations (UN) secretariats general discussed on Sunday in Geneva means to develop mutual cooperation. During their meeting, they discussed the ....

  • British police cancels match over suspicious package

    Date: 2016-05-15 15:14:00 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:71 - ID:4913509

    LONDON, May 15 (MENA) - Two stands at Old Trafford have been evacuated over a "suspect package" - with Manchester United's final league game of the season abandoned just minutes before it was due to kick off. The club tweeted: "Due to the ....

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