World

  • Service : English General
  • Category : World
  • Moscow warns against using incorrect information about situation with Russian plane

    Date: 2015-10-31 13:05:14 GMT - Russia - World - SN:48 - ID:3638021

    MOSCOW, Oct 31 (MENA) - Russian Foreign Ministry has warned against using incorrect information about the situation with the Russian passenger jet, official spokesperson Maria Zakharova said. "As soon as we can provide verified information, we ....

  • Talking about reasons of crashing Russian plane possible after launching int'l probe - minister

    Date: 2015-10-31 12:52:12 GMT - Russia - World - SN:47 - ID:3637777

    MOSCOW, Oct 31 (MENA) - Russian Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov said that talking about the reasons behind the crash of the Russian plane in Egypt will be possible after launching an international investigation where Russia will play a key ....

  • Bucharest nightclub fire leaves Romania stunned

    Date: 2015-10-31 06:57:20 GMT - Romania - World - SN:6 - ID:3635141

    BUCHAREST, Oct 31 (MENA) - Twenty-seven people - mostly teenagers and young people - have been killed after fire broke out at a nightclub in Bucharest, officials said. The blaze took hold at the Colectiv club on Friday night, causing a stampede ....

  • Putin tasks Russia's security council to form modern anti-treats system

    Date: 2015-10-30 21:46:48 GMT - Russia - World - SN:84 - ID:3634777

    MOSCOW, Oct 30 (MENA) - Secretary of the Security Council of Russia Nikolai Patrushev on Friday said that President Vladimir Putin tasked the council to pay close attention to analyzing the security threats and challenges. Russia Today quoted ....

  • UN Envoy for Syria in Vienna for talks on crisis

    Date: 2015-10-30 17:15:39 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:66 - ID:3633925

    GENEVA, Oct 30 (MENA) - Staffan de Mistura, the UN special envoy for Syria, on Friday headed to Vienna to take part in the international talks on settlement of the Syrian crisis, UN spokeswoman said. Officials from the United States, Russia, ....

  • Obama to send special operations forces to help fight Daesh in Syria

    Date: 2015-10-30 16:44:56 GMT - USA - World - SN:62 - ID:3633837

    WASHINGTON, Oct 30 (MENA) – The US will send a small number of US special operations forces into Syria as part of a shift in its strategy against Daesh, officials said Friday. A senior administration official confirmed that President Barack Obama ....

  • Corbyn backs calls for Scottish Labour to vote against Trident renewal

    Date: 2015-10-30 15:39:53 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:56 - ID:3633529

    LONDON, Oct 30 (MENA) - Jeremy Corbyn has backed calls for the Scottish Labour party to vote against the renewal of Trident this weekend despite warnings it could widen an already deep rift within the party. The Labour leader told the Guardian ....

  • Russian forces launch intercontinental ballistic missile

    Date: 2015-10-30 15:22:37 GMT - Russia - World - SN:50 - ID:3633105

    MOSCOW, Oct 30 (MENA) - Russia's Strategic Missile Forces carried out a training launch of a Topol intercontinental ballistic missile from the northern Plesetsk cosmodrome, Sputnik quoted the Russian Defense Ministry as saying Friday. "During the ....

  • 4 Syrian children drown as boat capsizes in the Aegean Sea

    Date: 2015-10-30 14:52:24 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:49 - ID:3633101

    ANKARA, Oct 30 (MENA) – Four children aged between 1 and 4 drowned and 19 migrants were rescued by the coast guards after a boat capsized off the Turkish Aegean coast of Canakkale on its way to the island of Lesbos, the Anadolu News Agency ....

  • U.S. backs off hard line on Syrian president’s future

    Date: 2015-10-30 14:43:50 GMT - USA - World - SN:48 - ID:3632805

    WASHINGTON, Oct 30 (MENA) - The US President Barack Obama's administration entered a crucial round of international talks on Syria’s war prepared to accept a deal that leaves President Bashar al-Assad in place for several months or more during the ....

Middle East News Agency © - designed and developed : GCSSD
Intellectual Property Rights reserved to GCSSD