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  • US embassy in Ankara issues 2nd warning to nationals in Turkey

    Date: 2016-03-15 14:04:13 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:66 - ID:4515277

    ANKARA, March 15 (MENA) – The US embassy in Ankara issued a warning to all the workers in the commercial companies running with US capital in Turkey that a potential operation might take place on March 20. The US embassy urged the citizens to ....

  • Russia military withdrawal from Syria positive sign: Zarif

    Date: 2016-03-15 13:16:40 GMT - Australia - World - SN:54 - ID:4515721

    CANBERRA, March 15 (MENA) - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has hailed as a “positive sign” Russia’s decision to begin withdrawing its troops from conflict-stricken Syria, where a ceasefire extends into a third week, Press TV ....

  • 9 terrorists killed in shootout in Pakistan

    Date: 2016-03-15 12:02:32 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:45 - ID:4515001

    KARACHI, Pakistan, March 15 (MENA) - At least four terrorists were killed in Sultanabad, Mangopir during a Rangers search operation on Tuesday, Pakistan's Geo news reported. Unknown men opened fire on the paramilitary forces as they conducted a ....

  • "Bomb" kills driver in Berlin car explosion

    Date: 2016-03-15 11:41:45 GMT - Germany - World - SN:41 - ID:4514825

    BERLIN, March 15 (MENA) - Police in Berlin have said they suspect a bomb caused an explosion that killed a man who was driving through the German capital early on Tuesday, according to the Telegraph. The deputy chief spokesman for Berlin police, ....

  • '11 suspects arrested in Ankara attack case'

    Date: 2016-03-15 10:47:40 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:39 - ID:4514049

    ANKARA, March 15 (MENA) - Police have arrested 11 suspects linked with Sunday’s deadly Ankara blast, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced late Monday. The car bomb attack in the Turkish capital’s central Kizilay neighborhood during ....

  • Syria's Assad to face pressure as Russian troops withdraw: German FM

    Date: 2016-03-15 09:35:09 GMT - Germany - World - SN:23 - ID:4513377

    BERLIN, March 15 (MENA) - The withdrawal of Moscow's forces from Syria, announced on Monday, will increase the pressure on Syrian President Bashar Assad to negotiate a "political transition", Germany's foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said, ....

  • N. Korea to 'soon' conduct nuke warhead, ballistic missile tests

    Date: 2016-03-15 07:08:47 GMT - North Korea - World - SN:10 - ID:4512725

    PYONG YANG, March 15 (MENA) - North Korea said Tuesday it plans to conduct nuclear warhead and ballistic missile tests "soon," continuing its provocations since testing what it claimed to be a hydrogen bomb on Jan. 6, Yonhap news agency ....

  • Malaysia deports Australian reporters; pair won't be charged

    Date: 2016-03-15 07:02:59 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:9 - ID:4512697

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 (MENA) - Malaysian authorities will not charge two journalists from Australia's state-owned broadcaster who attempted to interview Malaysia's prime minister over corruption allegations, deciding to deport them instead, ABC ....

  • Obama stresses importance of diplomacy in fighting terrorism

    Date: 2016-03-15 06:51:28 GMT - USA - World - SN:7 - ID:4512489

    WASHINGTON, March 15 (MENA) - US President Barrack Obama said diplomatic efforts have a role as important as military force in fighting terrorism. During a meeting with US chiefs of missions around the world, Obama said “We've got to continue to ....

  • MENA agenda for Tuesday, March 15

    Date: 2016-03-15 06:13:12 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:2 - ID:4512413

    CAIRO, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry heads for Moscow on a visit aimed at promoting bilateral relations and holding consultations on a number of regional issues. CAIRO, The Foreign Ministry opens a new ratification office in Fayoum in tandem ....

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