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  • China and US discuss ways to fight terror

    Date: 2015-08-05 10:04:59 GMT - China - World - SN:20 - ID:3102797

    BEIJING, Aug 5 (MENA) - Senior diplomats from China and the United States met in Beijing on Tuesday for the second China-US consultation on anti-terrorism issues as the world's two largest economies vowed to boost cooperation in anti-terror ....

  • New Chinese navy escort fleet leaves for Gulf of Aden

    Date: 2015-08-04 16:41:14 GMT - China - World - SN:92 - ID:3100873

    BEIJING, Aug 4 (MENA) - The 21st fleet from China's navy left China's Port of Sanya city Tuesday for the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somali to escort civil ships. Chinese naval forces have carried out escort missions in the area for over six ....

  • Turkish police raids several districts in Istanbul

    Date: 2015-08-04 09:14:06 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:20 - ID:3096521

    ANKARA, July 4 (MENA) – Back up by helicopters, Turkish anti-terror police unit arrested on Tuesday a large number of the outlawed Revolutionary People's Liberation Party-Front (DHKP-C) group in a raid campaign targeting 13 different locations and ....

  • Building collapses outside Mumbai after heavy rain; 12 dead

    Date: 2015-08-04 07:50:50 GMT - India - World - SN:11 - ID:3096237

    NEW DELHI, July 4 (MENA) - Twelve people were killed early Tuesday when an old building on the outskirts of Mumbai collapsed after days of heavy rain, an Indian official said, according to ABC News. The seven other residents of the building were ....

  • Pakistan executes Shafqat Hussain despite appeals

    Date: 2015-08-04 07:50:36 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:10 - ID:3096157

    ISLAMABAD, Aug 4 (MENA) - Pakistan has executed Shafqat Hussain, convicted of killing a child in 2004, despite appeals from international human rights groups, the BBC reported. His lawyers say he was 14 when found guilty and his confession was ....

  • Hollande's senior adviser denies prefering Congress rejection of Iran deal

    Date: 2015-08-03 21:39:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:124 - ID:3095401

    WASHINGTON, Aug 3 (MENA) - Jacques Audibert, the senior diplomatic adviser to French President Francois Hollande, denied reports claiming that ha has said the US could get better Iran deal, if Congress votes no, the World Tribune reported on ....

  • Italian delegation due in Tehran on Tuesday

    Date: 2015-08-03 21:04:54 GMT - Iran - World - SN:118 - ID:3094913

    TEHRAN, Aug 3 (MENA) - The foreign minister and minister of economic development as well as heads of 100 economic firms from Italy will arrive in Tehran on Tuesday to discuss means of enhancing economic and commercial cooperation, IRNA news agency ....

  • US raids on Syria govt would hurt counter-terrorism effort

    Date: 2015-08-03 20:43:56 GMT - Russia - World - SN:112 - ID:3095509

    MOSCOW, Aug 3 (MENA) - Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Monday dismissed as "counter-productive" an announcement by Washington that it could take extra measures to defend US-allied fighters in Syria, according to TASS News Agency. At a ....

  • Japanese opposition leader says he feels sorry for sex slaves' pain

    Date: 2015-08-03 20:05:07 GMT - south korea - World - SN:108 - ID:3095297

    SEOUL, Aug 3 (MENA) - A Japanese opposition leader said Monday he felt "very sorry and shameful" that many South Korean victims of Tokyo's wartime sex slavery have been suffering from pain due to his country's wrongdoings, Yonhap News Agency ....

  • Moroccan migrant dies inside suitcase on way to Spain

    Date: 2015-08-03 19:54:26 GMT - Spain - World - SN:107 - ID:3095285

    MADRID, Aug 3 (MENA) – A Moroccan man suffocated to death in a suitcase after his brother tried to smuggle him into Spain in the boot of his car, the BBC quoted the Spanish government as saying on Monday. The 27-year-old man was on board a ferry ....

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