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  • Daesh threatens to attack Washington

    Date: 2015-11-16 15:50:36 GMT - Syria - World - SN:72 - ID:3743261

    DAMASCUS, Nov 16 (MENA) - The terrorist group Daesh warned that countries taking part in Syria airstrikes will suffer the same fate as France, which was hit with multiple attacks on Friday. It specifically threatens an attack on Washington. A man ....

  • Mosque in Canada set ablaze

    Date: 2015-11-16 13:44:59 GMT - Canada - World - SN:57 - ID:3741613

    OTTAWA, Nov 16 (MENA) - Al Salam (peace) mosque in Peterborough, Ontario, was deliberately set ablaze Saturday as the police continued to search for suspects, the Canadian authorities said. It was unclear whether or not the fire was connected to ....

  • Minute's silence observed in France, across Europe for Paris victims

    Date: 2015-11-16 12:48:21 GMT - France - World - SN:47 - ID:3741021

    PARIS, Nov 16 (MENA) - France and other countries in Europe observed a minute's silence at noon Monday in memory of the victims of the worst-ever terror attacks on French soil, France 24 reported. French President Francois Hollande was at the ....

  • UK government plans major boost to counter-terrorism strategy

    Date: 2015-11-16 12:47:58 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:46 - ID:3740977

    LONDON, Nov 16 (MENA) - The UK government is to announce plans to substantially step-up its efforts to deal with the threat from Daesh, ITV reported Monday. An additional 1,900 extra security and intelligence staff will be recruited to work at ....

  • WHO multi-country survey reveals widespread public misunderstanding about antibiotic resistance

    Date: 2015-11-16 11:35:39 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:41 - ID:3740541

    GENEVA, Nov 16 (MENA) - As World Health Organization ramps up its fight against antibiotic resistance, a new multi-country survey shows people are confused about this major threat to public health and do not understand how to prevent it from ....

  • No U-turn in Russia-US relations after Putin-Obama meeting — Kremlin

    Date: 2015-11-16 11:15:23 GMT - Russia - World - SN:39 - ID:3740529

    MOSCOW, Nov 16 (MENA) - The meeting between Russian and US presidents Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama, held on the sidelines of the G20 summit on Sunday, was constructive, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said. At the same time he ....

  • France vows to shut down hate-preaching mosques

    Date: 2015-11-16 09:01:59 GMT - France - World - SN:21 - ID:3739341

    PARIS, Nov 16 (MENA) - French Prime Minister Manuel Valls vowed to begin shutting down mosques which preach hatred, after almost 130 people were killed in a series of extremist attacks in Paris. All foreigners who adopt a radical discourse will ....

  • France carries out counter-terrorism raids on several cities

    Date: 2015-11-16 08:44:43 GMT - France - World - SN:20 - ID:3739093

    PARIS, Nov 16 (MENA) - French police have carried out counter-terrorism raids on several cities across the country in the wake of the series of terror attacks that hit Paris and claimed the lives of 132 people. A security source here said police ....

  • Terrorists may strike France again - French PM

    Date: 2015-11-16 08:04:18 GMT - France - World - SN:14 - ID:3738921

    PARIS, Nov 16 (MENA) - France will have to live under a terrorist threat for years to come and must be prepared for further attacks, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has warned. “Terrorists can hit again in the coming days or weeks. We should ....

  • Russia in final stage of studying Sinai plane crash materials

    Date: 2015-11-16 08:03:39 GMT - Russia - World - SN:13 - ID:3738957

    MOSCOW, Nov 16 (MENA) - Russia is in the final stage of studying materials related to last month's plane crash in Egypt which killed 224 people, said Russian President Vladimir Putin. Putin made the remarks during a meeting with Italian Prime ....

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