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Bomb threats force evacuation of 18 UK schools - with children and teachers sheltering in football stadium
Date: 2016-01-28 13:23:30 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:49 - ID:4205029
LONDON, Jan 28 (MENA) - Schools in London and Birmingham are on high alert after more were forced to be evacuated this morning over bomb threats. Hundreds of school children were evacuated to West Bromwich Albion's football ground after bomb ....
Date: 2016-01-28 12:35:30 GMT - Greece - World - SN:40 - ID:4204529
ATHENS, Jan 28 (MENA) - Authorities in Greece have raised the death toll from a migrant boat sinking to 18, after recovering seven more bodies off the island of Samos in the eastern Aegean Sea. The Coast Guard said Thursday that nine children ....
Date: 2016-01-28 12:31:05 GMT - France - World - SN:39 - ID:4204501
PARIS, Jan 28 (MENA) - Several schools across Birmingham, south-west London and Paris have closed suddenly today following reports of 'security threats'. Police are understood to be on the scenes of those schools affected but a Met Police ....
Date: 2016-01-28 09:39:25 GMT - Russia - World - SN:22 - ID:4202985
WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (MENA) - Washington condemns the banner hanging on a building near the US embassy in Moscow labeling US President Barack Obama a "killer," TASS news agency quoted Deputy State Department Spokesperson Mark Toner as saying at a ....
Date: 2016-01-28 09:29:33 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:21 - ID:4202785
LONDON, Jan 28 (MENA) - Britain will take in refugee children who have become separated from their families in Syria and other conflicts, the British government has announced as quoted ITV news reported. No figure has been put on how many ....
Date: 2016-01-28 07:37:40 GMT - Sweden - World - SN:15 - ID:4202381
STOCKHOLM, Jan 28 (MENA) - The authorities in Sweden are making plans to expel as many as 80,000 failed asylum-seekers, the BBC quoted Swedish interior minister as saying on Thursday. Anders Ygeman said charter aircraft would be used to deport ....
Date: 2016-01-27 22:32:19 GMT - Germany - World - SN:128 - ID:4201517
BERLIN, Jan 27 (MENA) - Germany's domestic intelligence agency has said the number of Islamic extremists heading to Syria and Iraq continues to grow, raising concerns over trained fighters returning who could carry out attacks in Europe. The ....
Date: 2016-01-27 19:31:09 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:113 - ID:4200833
ANKARA, Jan 27 (MENA) - Western governments fearful of terror attacks and the potential threat posed by refugees are adopting counterproductive policies in the name of security, Human Rights Watch said in its world report Wednesday. According to ....
Date: 2016-01-27 16:59:22 GMT - France - World - SN:102 - ID:4200421
PARIS, Jan 27 (MENA) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has arrived in France for the second leg of his state visit to Europe, after three days in Italy. Rouhani is expected to secure valuable trade deals following the lifting of international ....
Date: 2016-01-27 16:57:29 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:101 - ID:4200569
LONDON, Jan 27 (MENA) - Daesh terrorists in both Syria and Iraq have been repeatedly struck by numerous Royal Air Force attacks over recent days, the British Ministry of Defence said on Wednesday. On Wednesday 20 January Typhoon FGR4s and Tornado ....