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  • Moscow 'extremely concerned' over N. Korea tested Hydrogen bomb

    Date: 2016-01-06 13:29:32 GMT - Russia - World - SN:63 - ID:4062373

    MOSCOW, Jan 6 (MENA) - Moscow is extremely concerned over allegations that North Korea has tested a hydrogen bomb, Sputnik News Agency quoted Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov as saying Wednesday. “Moscow is extremely concerned over information ....

  • Mogherini urges N.Korea to return to dialogue following nuclear bomb test

    Date: 2016-01-06 11:47:26 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:44 - ID:4061581

    GENEVA, Jan 6 (MENA) - High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini called on the North Korean authorities to return to dialogue with the international community after Pyongyang’s announcement ....

  • China firmly opposes DPRK's nuclear test

    Date: 2016-01-06 10:19:32 GMT - China - World - SN:29 - ID:4060777

    BEIJING, Jan 6 (MENA) - China "firmly" opposes the latest nuclear test conducted by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), according to a statement on Wednesday from the Chinese Foreign Ministry. The ministry made the statement after ....

  • Merkel's office in Berlin sealed off over suspicious parcel

    Date: 2016-01-06 09:44:41 GMT - Germany - World - SN:26 - ID:4060605

    BERLIN, Jan 6 (MENA) – The vicinity of the office of German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been sealed off after security officials found a suspicious package. The suspicious package was discovered during routine checks on incoming parcel ....

  • Australia gov't condemns North Korea's H-bomb test

    Date: 2016-01-06 09:39:07 GMT - Australia - World - SN:24 - ID:4060673

    CANBERRA, Jan 6 (MENA) - Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has condemned the North Korean regime as 'provocative and dangerous' following its detonation of a nuclear bomb, ABC News reported. 'Today's nuclear test confirms North Korea's status as a ....

  • Hammond: North Korea's H-bomb test grave breach of UN Security Council resolutions

    Date: 2016-01-06 09:22:38 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:23 - ID:4060505

    LONDON, Jan 6 (MENA) - UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said if a nuclear device has been detonated by North Korea, it is a grave breach of UN Security Council resolutions and a provocation which he condemns without reservation. In a statement ....

  • Merkel's office sealed off due to suspicious package - police

    Date: 2016-01-06 08:49:51 GMT - Germany - World - SN:19 - ID:4060089

    BERLIN, Jan 6 (MENA) - The office of German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been sealed off due to a suspicious package, BBC reported quoting a police spokesman as saying on Wednesday. The all-news network gave no further details. (MENA) M H E ....

  • No casualties reported as explosion rocks Kabul city

    Date: 2016-01-06 08:49:36 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:18 - ID:4059841

    KABUL, Jan 6 (MENA) - An explosion was heard in the vicinity of Wazir Mohammad Akbar Khan area of Kabul city late Tuesday, a day after the city witnessed back to back suicide attacks involving Vehicle-borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED), the ....

  • S. Korea says N. Korea's H-bomb test grave provocation

    Date: 2016-01-06 07:51:45 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:4059641

    SEOUL, Jan 6 (MENA) – South Korean President Park Geun-hye vowed Wednesday to ensure that North Korea will pay the price for testing a hydrogen bomb, calling it a grave provocation and challenge to international peace and stability. South Korea ....

  • Bangladesh Supreme court upholds death penalty against Islamist party chief for 1971 war crimes

    Date: 2016-01-06 07:33:36 GMT - Bangladesh - World - SN:11 - ID:4059601

    DHAKA, Jan 6 (MENA) - Bangladesh’s Supreme Court Wednesday upheld the death sentence of a top leader of fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami for crimes committed by him during the 1971 liberation war against Pakistan, clearing the way for his execution, ....

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