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  • Turkish civilian killed, policeman injured in car bomb

    Date: 2015-11-11 09:51:37 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:26 - ID:3708273

    ANKARA, Nov 11 (MENA) – A Turkish civilian was killed and a policeman injured when a booby-trapped car was remotely set off by Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) elements in the southeastern city of Mardin. The explosion occurred when a police patrol ....

  • Lufthansa cancels 930 flights Wednesday due to strike

    Date: 2015-11-11 09:50:45 GMT - Germany - World - SN:25 - ID:3708289

    BERLIN, Nov 11 (MENA) - Lufthansa has canceled 930 flights scheduled for Wednesday at three hubs in Germany after efforts failed to halt an ongoing strike by flight attendants, ABC news reported. The cancellations affect 100,000 travelers going ....

  • Big potential in expanding Malaysia-UK security cooperation - Ahmad Zahid

    Date: 2015-11-11 09:18:25 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:22 - ID:3707793

    LONDON, Nov 11 (MENA) - Malaysia and the United Kingdom have immense potential in forging closer bilateral cooperation in the field of security, especially in curbing transboundary crimes and counter terrorism activities, said Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad ....

  • Kremlin official hails Russian intelligence silence on plane crash in Sinai

    Date: 2015-11-11 09:15:57 GMT - Russia - World - SN:19 - ID:3707857

    MOSCOW, Nov 11 (MENA) - Kremlin Chief of Staff Sergei Ivanov hailed the Russian intelligence for not announcing any information on the Russian airliner that crashed in Sinai, killing all 224 people on board. Ivanov said keeping mum does not mean ....

  • UNAMA says Zabul incident may amount to war crimes

    Date: 2015-11-11 09:15:35 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:18 - ID:3707789

    KABUL, Nov 11 (MENA) - The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) condemned the murder seven civilians, including a child and two women, by anti-Government elements in southern Zabul province of Afghanistan, Khaama Press ....

  • Afghans march through capital to protest Hazara killings

    Date: 2015-11-11 07:59:39 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:13 - ID:3707457

    KABUL, Nov 11 (MENA) - Thousands of people marched through the Afghan capital on Wednesday, carrying the coffins of seven ethnic Hazaras who had been kidnapped and beheaded and calling for a new government that can ensure security in the ....

  • Russian PM says new ‘Cold War’ with western countries impossible

    Date: 2015-11-11 07:10:03 GMT - Russia - World - SN:4 - ID:3707217

    MOSCOW, Nov 11 (MENA) - Russia’s relations with several western countries are much to be desired, however the new “Cold War” is impossible, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday. He also said that our planet got through two ....

  • France foils terror attack on Toulon naval base

    Date: 2015-11-11 05:46:46 GMT - France - World - SN:2 - ID:3707017

    PARIS, Nov 11 (MENA) - Authorities in France have arrested a man with links to Daesh group in Syria over a plot to attack military personnel at a major naval base. The 25-year-old, whom sources said had been monitored by intelligence agencies ....

  • Europe criticizes Turkey for escalating violence, slowing reforms

    Date: 2015-11-10 17:27:32 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:110 - ID:3704589

    BRUSSELS, Nov 10 (MENA) - The European Commission has expressed "serious concerns" about pressures on media freedom and other civil rights in Turkey, CNBC TV channel reported. In its report, the European Commission said that Turkey had suffered a ....

  • Bogdanov meets delegation of Syrian opposition

    Date: 2015-11-10 17:23:21 GMT - Russia - World - SN:108 - ID:3705421

    MOSCOW, Nov 10 (MENA) – Russian President’s special envoy for the Middle East Mikhail Bogdanov has received a delegation of Syria’s National Coordination Committee for Democratic Change, . "The participants in the meeting discussed the situation ....

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