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  • Iranian first vice-president to visit Algeria Wednesday

    Date: 2015-12-15 17:03:03 GMT - Algeria - World - SN:92 - ID:3934345

    ALGIERS, Dec 15 (MENA) - First Vice-President of Iran Eshaq Jahangiri will pay a working visit to Algeria on Wednesday at the invitation of Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal, said a communiqué of the Prime Minister’s Office on Tuesday. The two-day ....

  • Lithuania receives Iraqi family under EU migrants plan

    Date: 2015-12-15 17:02:41 GMT - Lithuania - World - SN:91 - ID:3934077

    VILNIUS, Dec 15 (MENA) - Lithuania has received four members of an Iraqi family, the first asylum-seekers under a European Union plan to relocate some of the hundreds of thousands of migrants to set foot on the tiny Baltic country, ABC News ....

  • South Sudan: Terrifying Lives of Child Soldiers

    Date: 2015-12-15 17:02:22 GMT - United Nations - World - SN:90 - ID:3934369

    NEW YORK, Dec 15 (MENA) - South Sudanese leaders should help end widespread use of child soldiers by suspending and investigating commanders who have recruited children, Human Rights Watch said in a report released on Tuesday. Thousands of children ....

  • Los Angeles public schools closed due to 'credible' threat

    Date: 2015-12-15 16:55:48 GMT - USA - World - SN:88 - ID:3934201

    WASHINGTON, Dec 15 (MENA) - Public schools across Los Angeles and nearby communities were shut down Tuesday due to a "credible threat," and police sweeps of every school were underway, USA Today reported. Supt. Ramon Cortines said he was told ....

  • Moscow opposed to attempts of presenting Lavrov-Kerry contacts as Russia's containment - ministry

    Date: 2015-12-15 15:02:26 GMT - Russia - World - SN:69 - ID:3932609

    MOSCOW, Dec 15 (MENA) The Russian Foreign Ministry considers unacceptable attempts to present the contacts between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry who are holding talks in Moscow on Tuesday in the context ....

  • French FM praises Syria opposition conference in Riyadh

    Date: 2015-12-15 14:55:02 GMT - France - World - SN:66 - ID:3932777

    PARIS, Dec 15 (MENA) – French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius praised Tuesday the Syrian opposition conference in Riyadh that ran for three days started on December 10. In a statement, Fabius said ceasefire in Syria became a necessity in a ....

  • Italy interior minister says 1.6 million Muslims in Italy should not be dubbed supporters of terrorism

    Date: 2015-12-15 14:03:50 GMT - Italy - World - SN:60 - ID:3932081

    ROME/MILAN, Dec 15 (MENA) - Italian Interior Minister Angelino Alfano has said that it would be foolish to consider 1.6 million Muslims living in Italy as supporters of terrorism. This would be like driving them to sympathize with the terrorist ....

  • Russian mission notifies NATO of staff cuts – NATO source

    Date: 2015-12-15 14:00:12 GMT - Russia - World - SN:58 - ID:3932809

    MOSCOW, Dec 15 (MENA) - Russia has notified the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) of staff cuts to its mission, Sputnik news agency quoted a NATO diplomatic source as saying on Tuesday. NATO recommended Russia to cut its mission staff to ....

  • NATO's anti-Russia policy threatens balance of powers - Moscow

    Date: 2015-12-15 13:41:11 GMT - Russia - World - SN:49 - ID:3932497

    MOSCOW, Dec 15 (MENA) - NATO’s increased military activity globally threatens to further upset the balance of powers and escalate simmering conflicts, Sputnik news agency quoted Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces General Valery ....

  • Iran to ship 8.5 tonnes of uranium materials to Russia before yearend — diplomat

    Date: 2015-12-15 09:12:56 GMT - Russia - World - SN:14 - ID:3929521

    MOSCOW, Dec 15 (MENA) - Transportation of more than 8.5 tonnes of Iranian uranium to Russia is planned to be completed by the end of the year, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Tuesday. "The prospect of implementing the Joint ....

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