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  • Pope expresses sorrow over Turkey massacre

    Date: 2015-10-11 17:27:14 GMT - Vatican - World - SN:77 - ID:3511241

    VATICAN, Oct 11 (MENA) - In today’s Angelus, Pope Francis expressed “great sorrow” for the victims of the “terrible massacre that occurred in Ankara, Turkey”, AsiaNews reported on Sunday. Yesterday, during a peaceful pro-Kurdish rally in the ....

  • Putin says Russia does not want to get involved in inter-religious war in Syria

    Date: 2015-10-11 17:26:59 GMT - Russia - World - SN:76 - ID:3511181

    MOSCOW, Oct 11 (MENA) - Using ground troops in Syria is out of the question, the Russian president said in an interview with Rossiya 1 TV. Russia’s air operation has been thoroughly prepared and is aimed merely at aiding the Syrian Army’s ....

  • Putin meets Abu Dhabi CP over situation in ME, Syria

    Date: 2015-10-11 15:45:39 GMT - Russia - World - SN:66 - ID:3510473

    MOSCOW, Oct 11 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin met on Sunday with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed al-Nahyan in Sochi city. According to Sputnik news agency, Putin expressed willingness to discuss with the UAE official ways of ....

  • Putin: Russian servicemen in Syria tasked to stabilize legitimate authorities

    Date: 2015-10-11 14:44:34 GMT - Russia - World - SN:58 - ID:3509805

    MOSCOW, Oct 11 (MENA) - The Russian servicemen in Syria are tasked to stabilize the legitimate authorities of that country, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said. "It is our task to stabilize the legitimate authorities and to create ....

  • Scotland referendum on independence 'inevitable: First min.

    Date: 2015-10-11 13:12:33 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:47 - ID:3508741

    LONDON, Oct 11 (MENA) - A second referendum on Scotland leaving the UK is now "inevitable", Nicola Sturgeon has warned. The Scottish First Minister said she believes independence would happen in her lifetime but will monitor public opinion before ....

  • Why is money still flowing to ISIS?

    Date: 2015-10-11 11:12:25 GMT - USA - World - SN:35 - ID:3507869

    NEW YORK, Oct 11 (MENA) - Videos of Islamic State fighters driving brand-name S.U.V.s and pickup trucks in Syria, Iraq and Libya are graphic proof that efforts to squeeze the group financially have not done nearly enough. Now that the Obama ....

  • Taliban claims responsibility for Kabul blast

    Date: 2015-10-11 11:10:41 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:34 - ID:3508241

    KABUL, Oct 11 (MENA) - A Taliban suicide bomber targeted a Nato convoy in downtown Kabul on Sunday, triggering a powerful explosion in a rush-hour attack that comes just days after the resurgent militant group overran a key northern city, The Times ....

  • S. Korea cautious over modified N.K. ballistic missile

    Date: 2015-10-11 11:07:45 GMT - south korea - World - SN:31 - ID:3507873

    SEOUL, Oct. 11 (MENA) - South Korea's military said Sunday it is too early to judge whether North Korea's modified intercontinental ballistic missiles could carry a nuclear warhead, Yonhap reported. On Saturday, North Korea displayed KN-08 ICBMs ....

  • More than 50 Labour MPs to defy Jeremy Corbyn in vote on Syria

    Date: 2015-10-11 10:18:59 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:23 - ID:3507361

    LONDON, Oct 11 (MENA) - At least 50 Labour MPs are prepared to defy Jeremy Corbyn by backing military action to protect civilians in Syria, it has emerged, as cross-party support grows for a new and comprehensive strategy to end the crisis, The ....

  • Zayani condemns Ankara attacks

    Date: 2015-10-11 09:59:57 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - World - SN:20 - ID:3507365

    RIYADH, Oct 11 (MENA) - Secretary General of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Abdullatif bin Rashid al Zayani strongly condemned the two suicide bombings that took place in a railway station in Ankara Saturday killing and injuring several ....

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