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  • Oxfam report slams Russia, other countries for lack of aid to Syria

    Date: 2016-02-01 08:21:08 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:9 - ID:4226033

    LONDON, Feb 1 (MENA) - International charity Oxfam has criticized world powers involved in Syria, including Russia, for not helping the victims of the conflict that has lasted more than four years, Radio Free Europe reported. In a report released ....

  • Terrorists could enter UK among refugees - former defence secretary

    Date: 2016-01-31 22:22:30 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:131 - ID:4225293

    LONDON, Jan 31 (MENA) - UK former defense secretary Liam Fox said Sunday the "threat from the migration crisis could be much worse than the sex attacks in Cologne". In an interview with the Telegraph, he warned that "terrorists could enter ....

  • 4 Afghan policemen killed in landmine explosion

    Date: 2016-01-31 17:46:54 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:110 - ID:4223933

    KABUL, Jan 31 (MENA) - The police chief of Sarkanu District of eastern Kunar province in Afghanistan has been killed in a landmine explosion, Khaama Press reported on Sunday. Brigadier General Abdul Habib Sayedkhil, police chief of Kunar province ....

  • 10,000 refugee children are missing, says Europol

    Date: 2016-01-31 14:59:07 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:85 - ID:4222325

    LONDON, Jan 31 (MENA) - At least 10,000 unaccompanied child refugees have disappeared after arriving in Europe, according to the EU’s criminal intelligence agency. Many are feared to have fallen into the hands of organised trafficking syndicates, ....

  • Pentagon insists Russia violated Turkish airspace, calls for calm on both sides

    Date: 2016-01-31 14:54:23 GMT - USA - World - SN:83 - ID:4222661

    WASHINGTON, Jan 31 (MENA) - The US Department of Defense “can confirm” that a Russian Su-34 strike fighter violated Turkish airspace on Friday, the Pentagon’s spokesman said in a statement. Yet Washington has called on both Moscow and Ankara to ....

  • Raul Castro arrives in Paris as part of historic visit

    Date: 2016-01-31 09:25:35 GMT - France - World - SN:16 - ID:4219629

    PARIS, Jan 31 (MENA) - Cuban President Raul Castro arrived in Paris on Saturday as part of his historic state visit to France, RFI reported. His stay in France begins with a private visit before being officially received by French President ....

  • Former Vice President Dick Cheney’s daughter Liz is running for Congress in Wyoming

    Date: 2016-01-31 09:10:13 GMT - USA - World - SN:15 - ID:4219757

    WASHINGTON, Jan 31 (MENA) - The elder daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney is running for Congress, New York Daily News reported. Liz Cheney has filed federal election documents showing she's running for Wyoming's lone seat in the U.S. ....

  • N. Korea slams U.S. move to deploy THAAD to S. Korea

    Date: 2016-01-31 08:56:59 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:4219625

    SEOUL, Jan 31 (MENA) - North Korea blasted the United States Sunday for stepping up efforts to deploy its Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system to South Korea, Yonhap quoted. Washington has been pushing to put a THAAD unit in South ....

  • FBI keeps negotiating wWith defiant Oregon refuge holdouts

    Date: 2016-01-31 08:45:27 GMT - USA - World - SN:11 - ID:4219621

    WASHINGTON, Jan 31 (MENA) - The FBI negotiated further Saturday with four armed occupants at a remote federal wildlife refuge in Oregon while the holdouts in a video posted online expressed their mistrust of the government and reluctance to leave, ....

  • Afghanistan, Pakistan agree on enhancing security measures along border

    Date: 2016-01-31 07:51:49 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:10 - ID:4219413

    KABUL, Jan 31 (MENA) - Afghanistan and Pakistan have agreed on enhancing security measures along the joint border to counter terrorist activities, Khaama Press reported. The decision was made during a meeting of the visiting Afghan National Army ....

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