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  • Frenchman found guilty of killing four people at a Jewish museum in Brussels

    Date: 2019-03-07 21:36:13 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:86 - ID:7838028

    BRUSSELS, March 7 (MENA) - A French citizen has been found guilty of murdering four people at the Brussels Jewish Museum in May 2014, Euronews reported. Mehdi Nemmouche shot two Israeli tourists dead, a volunteer worker and a receptionist. He ....

  • Daesh claims attack on Shiite memorial service in Kabul

    Date: 2019-03-07 15:45:07 GMT - USA - World - SN:67 - ID:7837382

    KABUL, March 7 (MENA) - An outdoor memorial service attended by numerous Afghan politicians and officials, including former president Hamid Karzai, was attacked by mortar fire in the Afghan capital, killing three people, police said. The attack ....

  • 22 killed, injured in Kabul blast

    Date: 2019-03-07 11:50:21 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:32 - ID:7837100

    KABUL, March 7 (MENA) - At least three people were killed and 19 others wounded in a back-to-back mortar attack at a gathering of hundreds of people who were marking the 24th death anniversary of Abdul Ali Mazari, leader of the Hezb-e Wahdat party, ....

  • 27 Taliban militants killed in Kunduz operation

    Date: 2019-03-07 07:52:25 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:12 - ID:7836672

    KABUL, March 7 (MENA) - At least 27 Taliban militants were killed in Afghan special forces operation in northern Kunduz province on Wednesday, local military officials said on Thursday. About 16 militants were wounded in the clashes, according ....

  • Su-27 Fighter Jet Scrambled to Intercept US Spy Plane Near Russian Airspace

    Date: 2019-03-07 05:31:47 GMT - Russia - World - SN:2 - ID:7836554

    MOSCOW, March 7 (MENA) - A Russian Su-27 fighter jet was scrambled to identify and intercept an air target approaching the Russian airspace over the Baltic Sea, Sputnik news agency quoted the Russian Defense Ministry as saying Thursday. "A Su-27 ....

  • Venezuela to expel German ambassador for 'meddling'

    Date: 2019-03-06 19:01:10 GMT - Venezuela - World - SN:66 - ID:7836191

    CARACAS, March 6 (MENA) - The Venezuelan government has announced it will expel German ambassador Daniel Kriener, the BBC News reported. A government statement declared ambassador Kriener "persona non grata" and accused him of "recurrent acts of ....

  • US eyeing new sanctions against Venezuela

    Date: 2019-03-06 08:47:47 GMT - USA - World - SN:18 - ID:7834938

    WASHINGTON, March 6 (MENA) - The United States is considering imposing new sanctions on Venezuela to increase pressure on President Nicolas Maduro's government to give up power, The Australian newspaper reported. "We're looking at new sanctions, ....

  • Malaysia, Philippines confer on means to strengthen bilateral ties

    Date: 2019-03-06 08:31:21 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:14 - ID:7834985

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 6 (MENA) - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad started a two-day visit to the Philippines to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries, Bernama news agency reported. The visit will take up issues of common ....

  • Pakistan Navy foils attempt by Indian submarine to enter Pakistani waters

    Date: 2019-03-05 09:02:58 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:15 - ID:7833368

    ISLAMABAD, March 5 (MENA) - The Pakistan Navy detected an Indian submarine on Monday night trying to enter Pakistani waters and successfully thwarted the attempt, Dawn News reported Tuesday quoting the Navy's spokesperson. "The Pakistan Navy ....

  • London man clear of HIV after stem cell transplant

    Date: 2019-03-05 09:01:50 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:14 - ID:7833394

    LONDON, March 5 (MENA) - A man in London has become the second person to be clear of HIV after a stem cell transplant, Sky News reported Tuesday. The unidentified man in the UK, who is being called "the London patient", received bone marrow stem ....

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