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  • Typhoons, Tornados to pair up in Syrian airspace to avoid clashes with Russia

    Date: 2015-12-06 09:17:28 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:22 - ID:3870066

    LONDON, Dec 6 (MENA) – British Tornados over Syria are to fly in pairs with the RAF’s Typhoon jets amid growing concern over the possibility of accidental clashes with Russia, the Sunday Telegraph reported. The arrangement allows the 35-year-old ....

  • Commuter train hits passenger bus in Indonesia; 14 dead

    Date: 2015-12-06 08:14:29 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:15 - ID:3869622

    JAKARTA, Dec 6 (MENA) – A commuter train slammed into a passenger minibus Sunday at a railroad crossing in Indonesia's capital, killing at least 14 people and seriously injuring 10 others, ABC News reported on Sunday. The bus driver allegedly ....

  • Several people stabbed in London station over Syria war

    Date: 2015-12-06 05:47:26 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:1 - ID:3869145

    LONDON, Dec 6 (MENA) - Several people were stabbed in a Tube station in east London on Saturday, the BBC reported. The attack is being treated as a "terrorist incident", the Met Police has said. Police were called to reports of people being ....

  • Air raids on Daesh will make Britain 'safer': Fallon

    Date: 2015-12-05 21:30:44 GMT - Cyprus - World - SN:109 - ID:3868722

    NICOSIA, Dec 5 (MENA) - British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said Saturday that Royal Air Force strikes against Daesh group will make British streets safer. Fallon was speaking to personnel from 903 Expeditionary Wing at Akrotiri RAF base in ....

  • California shooters 'supporters' of Daesh

    Date: 2015-12-05 20:32:48 GMT - USA - World - SN:103 - ID:3868566

    WASHINGTON, Dec 5 (MENA) – Daesh terrorist group on Saturday hailed the two people who massacred 14 people in Southern California this week as "supporters" of the terror group -- a message that came after US investigators said they suspect one of ....

  • Russia surprised by US 'blindness' to trucks delivering Daesh oil to Turkey

    Date: 2015-12-05 17:45:58 GMT - Russia - World - SN:83 - ID:3868073

    MOSCOW, Dec 5 (MENA) - The Russian Defense Ministry said on Saturday that it was surprised by the "blindness" of US authorities in regard to photo evidence showing trucks delivering Daesh oil to Turkey. "Finally, our colleagues from the [US] ....

  • Mauritania, EU confer on boosting cooperation

    Date: 2015-12-05 16:49:54 GMT - Mauritania - World - SN:79 - ID:3867785

    NOUAKCHOTT, Dec 5 (MENA) – Mauritanian Prime Minister Yahya Ould Hademine conferred with the ambassadors of the European Union, Spain, France, Germany and Britain on efforts of developing cooperation and partnership between the EU and the five ....

  • 10 injured in bomb blasts at Hindu Temple in Bangladesh

    Date: 2015-12-05 16:26:31 GMT - Bangladesh - World - SN:74 - ID:3867661

    DHAKA, Dec 5 (MENA) - Unidentified attackers hurled three homemade bombs on the premises of a Hindu temple in northern Bangladesh during a drama performance early Saturday, injuring 10 people, police said. The incident occurred while an open-air ....

  • Japanese PM says no simultaneous Diet elections next summer

    Date: 2015-12-05 15:32:41 GMT - Japan - World - SN:66 - ID:3866777

    TOKYO, Dec 5 (MENA) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Saturday that he is not considering dissolving the House of Representatives for a general election, Kyodo news agency reported. He said no elections would be held to coincide with ....

  • Royal security stepped up after Syria air strikes increase terrorist threat

    Date: 2015-12-05 13:53:19 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:51 - ID:3866017

    LONDON, Dec 5 (MENA) - The Queen and other members of the Royal family have had their security stepped up because police believe British air strikes on Syria have increased the risk of a terrorist attempt on their lives. Royal sources said the ....

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