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  • Daesh No. 2 killed in US special operations raid

    Date: 2016-03-25 15:49:31 GMT - USA - World - SN:67 - ID:4586541

    WASHINGTON, March 25 (MENA) - A US military operation killed a top Daesh leader earlier this week, the ABC News cited Pentagon as saying on Friday. Abd ar-Rahman Mustafa al-Qaduli, aka Haji Imam, was a known terrorist who was said to be the ....

  • Kosovo jails 3 for trying to join Daesh extremists

    Date: 2016-03-25 14:42:20 GMT - Kosovo - World - SN:61 - ID:4586065

    PRISTINA, March 25 (MENA) - A Kosovo court has jailed three ethnic Albanian men who had tried to join Daesh extremists in Syria, The Daily Mail reported on Friday. Two of them were sentenced to two years and four months in jail and the third to ....

  • Putin appoints Kadyrov as acting head of Chechen Republic

    Date: 2016-03-25 14:14:40 GMT - Russia - World - SN:60 - ID:4586053

    MOSCOW, March 25 (MENA) - The term of the head of Chechnya, who assumed office in April 2011 is due to expire next month, Sputnik news agency said. "Your term ends on [April] 5, as you just mentioned. Based on what you've done over the past ....

  • Blasts, gunfire erupt in major police raid in Brussels

    Date: 2016-03-25 14:13:23 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:59 - ID:4585905

    BRUSSELS, March 25 (MENA) - Explosions and gunfire erupted Friday during a major police raid on a house in a Brussels district where police earlier uncovered a bomb making factory used in this week's terrorist attacks in Brussels, Belgian state ....

  • Briton David Dixon confirmed killed in Brussels terror attack

    Date: 2016-03-25 14:12:35 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:58 - ID:4585841

    LONDON, March 25 (MENA) - The one Briton missing in Brussels since the bomb attacks on Tuesday has been confirmed dead, The Telegraph reported on Friday. David Dixon, a freelance computer programmer, who lived in the Belgian capital, had been in ....

  • Pakistan says it captures Indian spy, summons envoy to protest

    Date: 2016-03-25 14:11:16 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:57 - ID:4585893

    ISLAMABAD, March 25 (MENA) -Pakistan summoned the Indian ambassador on Friday to protest against the illegal entry of an Indian spy who Pakistan said was captured in the violence-plagued province of Baluchistan the previous day, ABC News reported. ....

  • Kurds' absence in Geneva talks halts Syrian settlement - Russian official

    Date: 2016-03-25 14:08:15 GMT - Russia - World - SN:56 - ID:4585849

    MOSCOW, March 25 (MENA) - The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Friday that the absence of a large Kurdish delegation in Geneva talks may completely halt a Syrian settlement. Russia Today quoted Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov as ....

  • Bus accident kills 6, injures 30 in China

    Date: 2016-03-25 13:40:09 GMT - China - World - SN:55 - ID:4585109

    BEIJING, March 25 (MENA) - Six people were killed and 30 others were injured after a bus overturned in eastern China Friday. The bus crashed into the railings in the central reservation in Suzhou City, east China's Anhui Province and plunged into ....

  • Police arrest second Brussels metro suspect

    Date: 2016-03-25 13:31:23 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:50 - ID:4585253

    BRUSSELS, March 25 (MENA) - Police have arrested a man who was seen on security footage next to Khalid El Bakraoui, the suicide attacker who detonated a bomb in the Brussels metro, The Daily Mail reported on Friday. The federal prosecutor's ....

  • US indicts 7 Iranians in cyberattacks on banks, dam

    Date: 2016-03-25 12:37:47 GMT - USA - World - SN:48 - ID:4584709

    WASHINGTON, March 25 (MENA) - Seven hackers tied to the Iranian government were charged Thursday in a series of punishing cyber attacks on dozens of banks and a small dam outside New York City, intrusions that reached into America's infrastructure ....

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