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  • Obama asks Ashton to visit Mideast to discuss anti-Daesh efforts

    Date: 2015-12-14 19:40:46 GMT - USA - World - SN:101 - ID:3927773

    WASHINGTON, Dec 14 (MENA) - US President Barack Obama voiced renewed determination to destroy Daesh on Monday, vowing to win back territory in the Middle East and kill the group's leaders. Obama said that the United States and its allies were ....

  • lavrov, Kerry speak over phone ahead of visit

    Date: 2015-12-14 18:27:00 GMT - Russia - World - SN:95 - ID:3927257

    MOSCOW, Dec 14 (MENA) - Russia's foreign ministry said on Monday that U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov had agreed in a phone call on the preconditions necessary for another meeting of world powers on ....

  • Erdogan says nomalization with Israel possible

    Date: 2015-12-14 17:08:21 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:85 - ID:3926733

    ANKARA, Dec 14 (MENA) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hinted at rapprochement with Israel, saying such rapprochement would be beneficial for the entire region. Erdogan, however, reminded of Turkey's three precondtions for a possible ....

  • Russia rejects US claims on Moscow isolation

    Date: 2015-12-14 16:45:32 GMT - Russia - World - SN:78 - ID:3926569

    MOSCOW, Dec 14 (MENA) - The Russian Foreign Ministry expressed astonishment at Washington's repeated claims that Moscow is internationally isolated. In a statement on Monday the Russian foreign Ministry described the claims as silly . Russia ....

  • Gatilov: Russia sees no difficulties in passing UNSC resolution on Libya

    Date: 2015-12-14 12:49:35 GMT - Russia - World - SN:47 - ID:3924241

    MOSCOW, Dec 14 (MENA) - Russia sees no difficulties in adopting the Britain-initiated resolution of the United Nations Security Council on Libya, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said late Sunday. "The draft resolution is expected ....

  • Russian ships force Turkish vessel to change course in Black Sea

    Date: 2015-12-14 12:23:31 GMT - Russia - World - SN:44 - ID:3924141

    MOSCOW, Dec 14 (MENA) - A Russian Black Sea corvette and a coast guard boat forced a commercial vessel under a Turkish flag to change course after it got in the way of a Crimean energy firm’s boats towing oil rigs, the company said on Monday, ....

  • Russian PM arrives in China for SCO prime ministers’ meeting

    Date: 2015-12-14 09:20:57 GMT - Russia - World - SN:21 - ID:3922233

    MOSCOW, Dec 14 (MENA) - Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev arrived on Monday in east-central China’s Zhengzhou city embarking on his four-day official visit to the country, TASS News Agency reported. During the visit, Medvedev plans to attend ....

  • Man killed by deputies in California brandished gun, officials say

    Date: 2015-12-14 07:31:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:14 - ID:3921797

    CALIFORNIA, Dec 14 (MENA) - A man who was killed by sheriff’s deputies in a hail of 30 bullets in front of a gas station here was brandishing a gun at officers and passers-by, and he apparently fired it into the air at least six times during the ....

  • Typhoon Melor strikes Philippines; damaging winds, serious flooding Expected

    Date: 2015-12-14 07:10:32 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:12 - ID:3921669

    MANILA, Dec 14 (MENA) - Powerful Typhoon Nona arrived in the central Philippines Monday morning after undergoing a last-minute spurt of intensification, Sky news reported. The tropical cyclone, known by the name Melor internationally, is ....

  • Trump's comments on Muslims 'endanger national security' - Kerry

    Date: 2015-12-13 22:51:18 GMT - USA - World - SN:114 - ID:3921201

    WASHINGTON, Dec 13 (MENA) - US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday said Donald Trump's comments proposing to ban Muslims from entering the United States "endanger national security.", ABC News reported. "It exhibits an attitude by one ....

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