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  • China-Vietnam cooperative meeting to be held

    Date: 2015-06-15 18:16:31 GMT - China - World - SN:99 - ID:2804117

    BEIJING, June 15 (MENA) – The 8th meeting of the China-Vietnam steering committee on cooperation will be held in China this week, Xinhua quoted a Foreign Ministry spokesperson as saying on Monday. The meeting will be held during Vietnamese Deputy ....

  • Ten people injured in shelling of Ukraine's Donetsk

    Date: 2015-06-15 17:52:38 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:95 - ID:2803725

    KIEV, June 15 (MENA) - Ten people were injured in the shelling of Donetsk delivered by the Ukrainian military over past 24 hours, Itar Tass News agency reported, citing a statement by press service of the Donetsk city administration on ....

  • Kremlin denies Moscow called to unite Donetsk, Lugansk people's republics

    Date: 2015-06-15 17:52:10 GMT - Russia - World - SN:94 - ID:2803701

    MOSCOW, June 15 (MENA) - Russia has not put forward any initiatives to unite the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk people’s republics in eastern Ukraine, as this would be in breach of the Minsk peace agreements, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov ....

  • Police say missing Malaysian tanker with fuel worth $5.6 million likely hijacked by pirates

    Date: 2015-06-15 17:45:07 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:89 - ID:2803465

    KUALA LUMPUR, June 15 (MENA) - Marine police say a Malaysian oil tanker that went missing last week carrying fuel worth 21 million ringgit ($5.6 million) and 22 crew members was probably hijacked by pirates. MT Orkim Harmony, loaded with 7.5 ....

  • N. Korea to send two S. Koreans back home

    Date: 2015-06-15 17:25:24 GMT - south korea - World - SN:83 - ID:2803241

    SEOUL, June 15 (MENA) - North Korea notified South Korea on Monday of its plan to repatriate two South Koreans, alleged to have illegally entered the communist nation, later this week, Seoul was quoted by Yonhap news agency as saying. In a fax ....

  • Fire engulfs Basilique Saint Donatien in Nantes

    Date: 2015-06-15 13:38:19 GMT - France - World - SN:69 - ID:2801505

    PARIS, June 15 (MENA) - A huge fire has destroyed part of the 19th Century basilica of Saint-Donatien in the French city of Nantes, the BBC reported. The blaze broke out on Monday after morning Mass, with worshippers evacuated from the building, ....

  • Italian premier holds int'l community responsible for chaos in Libya

    Date: 2015-06-15 11:25:57 GMT - Libya - World - SN:47 - ID:2800169

    TRIPOLI, June 15 (MENA) - Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi held the international community responsible for the chaos in Libya, noting that illegal immigration via Libya coasts have recorded a notable increase over the past period. In ....

  • Sisi greets Russia on National Day

    Date: 2015-06-15 11:18:52 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:44 - ID:2800653

    CAIRO, June 15 (MENA) - President Abdel Fattah El Sisi delegated presidential secretary Ahmed el Ansari to the Russian embassy to extend greetings on the National Day. (MENA) M H K/D A E ....

  • Wife of ex-Mexican president to run for presidency

    Date: 2015-06-15 09:58:19 GMT - Mexico - World - SN:32 - ID:2799737

    MEXICO CITY, June 15 (MENA) - The wife of former Mexican President Felipe Calderon, Margarita Zavala, said on Sunday she would seek to emulate her husband by running for the presidency in 2018, Times Live reported. A former congresswoman for the ....

  • Quake-hit Nepal reopens damaged heritage sites for tourists

    Date: 2015-06-15 09:56:35 GMT - Nepal - World - SN:30 - ID:2799665

    KATHMANDU, June 15 (MENA) - Nepal on Monday reopened most of the cultural heritage sites that were damaged in a pair of devastating earthquakes, hoping to lure back foreign tourists, The Washington Post reported. The April 25 and May 12 quakes ....

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