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  • Russian President arrives in Antalya for G20 summit

    Date: 2015-11-15 11:21:26 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:47 - ID:3733649

    ANTALYA, Turkey, Nov 15 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived here for a 2 day Group of 20 summit. President’s schedule also includes a number of bilateral meetings. Counter-terrorism efforts have been announced as one of the main ....

  • Turkey says 11 detained in G-20 protests

    Date: 2015-11-15 11:19:46 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:45 - ID:3733653

    ANKARA, Nov 15 (MENA) - The Turkish authorities have detained 11 people who staged demonstrations in protest of the G-20 summit meeting near the Turkish Mediterranean coastal city of Antalya. The police nabbed four protesters who held up placards ....

  • ARG: Pakistan could be a good friend in peace process

    Date: 2015-11-15 10:04:47 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:34 - ID:3732861

    KABUL, Nov 15 (MENA) - The Presidential Palace “ARG” says if Pakistan wants it could be a good friend of Afghanistan in peace process, Khaama Press reported. Sayed Zafar Hashemi, spokesman for the Presidential Palace told reporters in Kabul that ....

  • Six members of Paris attacker's family arrested

    Date: 2015-11-15 10:00:37 GMT - France - World - SN:33 - ID:3732833

    PARIS, Nov 15 (MENA) - One of the suspected Paris attackers has been identified as a 29-year-old Frenchman who was apparently known to security services, France 24 Channel reported. Ismael Omar Mostefai is believed to be one of eight suspects ....

  • Moscow hopes events in Paris make NATO change approaches to fighting terrorism

    Date: 2015-11-15 09:50:48 GMT - Russia - World - SN:32 - ID:3732657

    MOSCOW, Nov 15 (MENA) - Moscow hopes the tragic events in Paris will be an impetus for NATO countries to change their approaches to fighting terrorism, Tass News Agency quoted Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov as telling reporters on ....

  • Gatwick Airport North Terminal evacuated, French man arrested

    Date: 2015-11-15 09:47:55 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:29 - ID:3732853

    LONDON, Nov 15 (MENA) - Gatwick Airport’s North Terminal was evacuated “for the protection of the public” this morning after a gun was found, the BBC reported. Hundreds of people were photographed standing outside the airport in the rain after ....

  • Paris terror attacks may prompt more aggressive U.S. strategy on ISIS

    Date: 2015-11-15 09:17:47 GMT - USA - World - SN:25 - ID:3732521

    NEW YORK, Nov 15 (MENA) - When the Islamic state stormed onto the scene in Syria and Iraq, it seemed focused on seizing territory in its own neighborhood. But in the last two weeks, the so-called soldiers of the caliphate appear to have demonstrated ....

  • Obama arrives for G20 summit in Turkey

    Date: 2015-11-15 09:11:03 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:24 - ID:3732509

    ANKARA, Nov 15 (MENA) - US president Barack Obama has arrived in Turkey for the G20 summit. On Sunday morning, Obama is due to meet his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan and in the evening with Saudi Arabia's King Salman, the White House ....

  • Drunk driving charge laid against mom after boy riding in car calls 911

    Date: 2015-11-15 08:13:06 GMT - Canada - World - SN:16 - ID:3732257

    OTTAWA, Nov 15 (MENA) – Canadian police are praising a nine-year-old boy's "unbelievable act of bravery" after he called 911 to notify police that he was riding in a van while his mother was driving drunk, CBC reported on Sunday. The incident ....

  • Governor extends California water-saving measures in drought

    Date: 2015-11-15 07:59:14 GMT - USA - World - SN:14 - ID:3732185

    CALIFORNIA, Nov 15 (MENA) – California Governor Jerry Brown extended his executive order requiring Californians to conserve water as the state prepares for a fifth year of drought, ABC News reported on Sunday. The move gives state water officials ....

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