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  • China signs three important accords with Afghanistan

    Date: 2015-11-03 11:39:35 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:45 - ID:3656913

    KABUL, Nov 3 (MENA) - Leading a high ranking government delegation, Chinese Vice-President Li Yuanchao arrived here on an official visit on Tuesday, Khaama Press reported. The delegation signed three important agreements–Memorandum of ....

  • Pakistan Shaheen air plane crash landing injures 10

    Date: 2015-11-03 10:53:26 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:34 - ID:3655477

    ISLAM ABAD, Nov 3 (MENA) - A plane has crash landed in the Pakistani city of Lahore, injuring at least 10 people, local media report, according to the BBC. The Shaheen Air flight made an emergency landing in Allama Iqbal International Airport on ....

  • Spain: Flood inundates nursing home, killing 4 residents

    Date: 2015-11-03 09:33:24 GMT - Spain - World - SN:28 - ID:3655581

    MADRID, Nov 3 (MENA) - A river in northeastern Spain swelled by torrential downpours overflowed its banks early Tuesday morning, inundating a nursing home and killing four elderly residents, authorities said. Five residents were rescued and ....

  • No reports indicate terrorist act behind Russian plane crash, says US State Department

    Date: 2015-11-03 09:26:54 GMT - USA - World - SN:23 - ID:3655437

    WASHINGTON, Nov 3 (MENA) - US State Department Spokesperson Elizabeth Trudeau said the US authorities have not seen any reports that would indicate that a terrorist act was involved in the crash of the Russian Airbus A321 passenger jet in ....

  • Kerry in Tajikistan for talks on security threats

    Date: 2015-11-03 08:57:01 GMT - Tajikistan - World - SN:18 - ID:3654925

    BISHKEK, Nov 3 (MENA) - US Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Tajikistan, his fourth stop on a tour of the five Central Asian republics. Before closed-door talks with President Emomali Rahmon on November 3, Kerry said the US remained ....

  • Turkish police impose curfew on southeastern city of Silvan

    Date: 2015-11-03 07:56:18 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:14 - ID:3654789

    ANKARA, Nov 3 (MENA) – Security sources on Tuesday said a curfew has been imposed on three neighborhoods in Turkey's southeastern city of Silvan, mostly populated by Kurds, to fill in potholes and trenches that have been dug by militants of ....

  • South Korean FM to visit Iran, discuss N.K. nukes

    Date: 2015-11-03 07:08:43 GMT - south korea - World - SN:10 - ID:3654665

    SEOUL, Nov 3 (MENA) – South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se will visit Iran this week as the two countries seek to bolster bilateral ties in the wake of a nuclear deal with implications also for North Korea, the Foreign Ministry said Tuesday, ....

  • Deteriorating situation in Libya source of worry: NATO

    Date: 2015-11-02 22:32:00 GMT - Libya - World - SN:116 - ID:3653997

    TRIPOLI, Nov 2 (MENA) - The deteriorating situation in Libya is a source of worry to NATO countries, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Monday. In press statements published in Tripoli, Stoltenberg said that there was no alternative to ....

  • Iran denies holding direct talks with US over Syria

    Date: 2015-11-02 22:09:21 GMT - Iran - World - SN:114 - ID:3653861

    TEHRAN, Nov 2 (MENA) - A senior Iranian official denied holding direct talks with Washington to bring an end to the Syrian crisis, IRNA news agency reported. Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian noted that the ....

  • Daesh recruits Afghan children to fight in Syria, Iraq

    Date: 2015-11-02 19:06:03 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:101 - ID:3653061

    KABUL, Nov 2 (MENA) - Daesh is recruiting and brainwashing Afghan children to fight in Syria and Iraq, Khaama press agency reported Monday. The report said that children at two Daesh bases in eastern Kunar province said they were ready to become ....

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