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  • Washington Gov. Jay Inslee joins 2020 Democratic presidential field

    Date: 2019-03-01 15:36:16 GMT - USA - World - SN:36 - ID:7828233

    WASHINGTON, March 1 (MENA) - Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Friday became the latest Democrat to launch a 2020 presidential bid, asserting in a video that he is the only candidate who will make combating climate change the nation’s top priority, The ....

  • US military would exit Afghanistan within 5 years - paper

    Date: 2019-03-01 12:31:38 GMT - USA - World - SN:24 - ID:7827944

    NEW YORK, March 1 (MENA) - All American troops would withdraw from Afghanistan over the next three to five years under a new Pentagon plan being offered in peace negotiations that could lead to a government in Kabul that shares power with the ....

  • Peru: Massive 7.3 magnitude quake smashes South America

    Date: 2019-03-01 11:34:20 GMT - Peru - World - SN:20 - ID:7827865

    LIMA, March 1 (MENA) - A powerful 7.3 magnitude quake hit just 11km from Azangaro, which is located near the Bolivian boarder. So strong was the tremor that it was also felt in Brazil, Bolivia and Chile, the Daily Express reported Friday. The US ....

  • UNSC rejects Russian resolution on Venezuela

    Date: 2019-02-28 22:13:27 GMT - United Nations - World - SN:90 - ID:7827469

    NEW YORK, Feb 28 (MENA) - The UN Security Council on Thursday failed to adopt a Russian draft resolution on Venezuela, reaffirming the primary role of the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela under Nicolas Maduro in the initiation, ....

  • The lifeblood of Venezuela's economy is taking a beating in the wake of Trump's sanctions

    Date: 2019-02-28 21:36:32 GMT - Venezuela - World - SN:86 - ID:7827437

    CARACAS, Feb 28 (MENA) - Venezuela's oil shipments have reportedly fallen sharply since the US hit the country with energy sanctions, the Business Insider reported. Oil shipments from the country dropped 40% to 920,000 barrels per day over the ....

  • Russian Black Sea fleet officer, partner jailed as spies for Ukraine

    Date: 2019-02-28 17:50:05 GMT - Russia - World - SN:74 - ID:7827195

    MOSCOW, Feb 28 (MENA) - An officer of Russia's Black Sea fleet and his partner have been imprisoned on charges of spying for Ukraine, Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) said on Thursday. Russia's North Caucasus Regional Military Court ....

  • Trump reaffirms commitment to dialogue with N. Korea in talks with Moon

    Date: 2019-02-28 17:40:54 GMT - south korea - World - SN:73 - ID:7827192

    SEOUL, Feb 28 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump reaffirmed his commitment to resolving the North Korean nuclear issue through dialogue Thursday, hours after his second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un ended without an agreement. In a ....

  • Five Daesh members sentenced for plotting terror attacks in Moscow

    Date: 2019-02-28 16:50:17 GMT - Russia - World - SN:69 - ID:7826861

    MOSCOW, Feb 28 (MENA) - The North Caucasus District Military Court has sentenced five citizens of Russia’s Ingushetia Republic to between 12 and 20 years in a maximum security colony for plotting terror attacks on the territory of the French Embassy ....

  • Moscow: Lavrov to go on Gulf tour for high-level talks on March 3-7

    Date: 2019-02-28 15:25:19 GMT - Russia - World - SN:59 - ID:7826828

    MOSCOW, Feb 28 (MENA) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will make a Gulf tour, including Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on March 3-7, for meetings with the heads of these states, according to spokeswoman for the ....

  • Heavy casualties inflicted on Taliban commanders and militants in Balkh province

    Date: 2019-02-28 09:17:21 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:15 - ID:7826157

    KABUL, Feb 28 (MENA) - The Taliban militants and their commanders have suffered heavy casualties during clashes and airstrikes in northern Balkh province, the Afghan news agency Khaama Press reported. The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan ....

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