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  • Russia security chief: Global powers pushed the world on brink of war by bringing up Daesh

    Date: 2015-10-28 09:19:11 GMT - Russia - World - SN:30 - ID:3618869

    MOSCOW, Oct 28 (MENA) - The Islamic State project has grown out of the Arab Spring and has gained momentum under the double standards of certain world powers trying to reach their own goals in Asia and Africa, Sputnik reported quoting Russian ....

  • 700,000 refugees cross to Europe - official

    Date: 2015-10-28 08:38:51 GMT - France - World - SN:23 - ID:3618573

    STRASBOURG, Oct 28 (MENA) - Europe's worst migration crisis since World War II risks triggering "tectonic changes", a top EU official warned Tuesday, as figures showed more than 700,000 newcomers have reached the continent's Mediterranean shores ....

  • Israel issues seven domolition orders in West Bank - OCHA

    Date: 2015-10-28 08:16:29 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:18 - ID:3618145

    CAIRO, Oct 28 (MENA) - The Israeli authorities issued seven punitive demolition orders against the family homes of suspected Palestinian perpetrators of attacks against Israeli settlers in June and October of this year, according to a report by the ....

  • Pakistan quake left at least 258 people dead

    Date: 2015-10-28 07:57:43 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:15 - ID:3618209

    ISLAMABAD, Oct 28 (MENA) - The quake which hit Pakistan on Monday left at least 258 people dead and more than 1,500 others injured, ABC News reported. Residents in a northwestern Pakistani town that was among the worst-affected by this week's ....

  • Lavrov, Kerry agree Mideast states should join Syria crisis settlement

    Date: 2015-10-27 21:12:09 GMT - Russia - World - SN:115 - ID:3616949

    MOSCOW, Oct 27 (MENA) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US State Secretary John Kerry discussed on Tuesday the ongoing Syrian conflict and agreed that all main regional countries must take part in reconciliation efforts, the Russian ....

  • Ashton Carter: US to begin 'direct action on the ground' in Iraq, Syria

    Date: 2015-10-27 20:23:53 GMT - USA - World - SN:112 - ID:3616233

    WASHINGTON, Oct 27 (MENA) – The US will begin "direct action on the ground" against Daesh forces in Iraq and Syria, the NBC News quoted US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter as having said on Tuesday. In his testimony before the Senate Armed ....

  • Russia promises intensifying efforts to solve ME conflicts

    Date: 2015-10-27 13:51:35 GMT - Russia - World - SN:70 - ID:3614293

    MOSCOW, Oct 27 (MENA) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday that his country seeks to intensify efforts with an aim of finding a political solution for conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa. Speaking at a press ....

  • Official: Iran sends more military advisers to Syria

    Date: 2015-10-27 13:19:19 GMT - Iran - World - SN:65 - ID:3614033

    TEHRAN, Oct 27 (MENA) - An Iranian official said the Iranian Revolutionary Guard has sent more military advisers to Syria to help President Bashar Assad, Military Times reported on Tuesday. Gen. Hossein Salami, the Guard's deputy leader, said ....

  • Britain to keep 450 troops in Afghanistan through 2016

    Date: 2015-10-27 13:18:53 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:64 - ID:3613649

    LONDON, Oct 27 (MENA) - Britain will extend the stay of about 450 soldiers in Afghanistan throughout 2016, the defense secretary said Tuesday following a similar announcement by the United States to extend its military presence there, ABC News ....

  • Over 700,000 migrants reached Europe's shores in 2015

    Date: 2015-10-27 11:16:41 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:48 - ID:3612701

    GENEVA, Oct 27 (MENA) - More than 700,000 refugees and migrants have reached Europe's Mediterranean shores so far this year, amid the continent's worst migration crisis since World War II, the UN refugee agency said Tuesday, according to Global ....

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