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  • Park holds meeting on N. Korea's missile test

    Date: 2015-05-12 07:27:57 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:2568653

    SEOUL, May 12 (MENA) - President Park Geun-hye held a rare meeting of top security officials Tuesday to discuss North Korea's recent test-firing of a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), Yonhap quoted a South Korean official as saying. The ....

  • Pakistani PM, top officials arrive in Kabul to talk peace

    Date: 2015-05-12 07:12:36 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:12 - ID:2568621

    KABUL, May 12 (MENA) - Pakistani TV says the prime minister and the country's top civil and military leaders have landed in Kabul for key talks on ways to step up cooperation between the two neighbors in the battle against militants on both sides of ....

  • White House denies report that Pakistan helped in Bin Laden hit

    Date: 2015-05-11 22:54:06 GMT - USA - World - SN:170 - ID:2568053

    WASHINGTON, May 11 (MENA) - The White House on Monday dismissed as “baseless” new allegations that the Barack Obama administration lied about the 2011 military raid in Pakistan that killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, The Wall Street Journal ....

  • OCHA official backs announcement of humanitarian pause in Yemen

    Date: 2015-05-11 22:05:24 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:166 - ID:2567901

    CAIRO, May 11 (MENA) – Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos said she backed the announcement of a humanitarian pause in Yemen by the Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the US ....

  • GCC representation at Camp David summit appropriate: White House

    Date: 2015-05-11 21:22:57 GMT - USA - World - SN:159 - ID:2567741

    WASHINGTON, May 11 (MENA) - The White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the representation of Saudi Arabia and other Gulf nations at Camp David summit is appropriate. The summit aims at holding effective talks on measures necessary to ....

  • Virginia woman sentenced for lying about Daesh bomb plot

    Date: 2015-05-11 20:31:31 GMT - USA - World - SN:155 - ID:2567617

    WASHINGTON, May 11 (MENA) – A Virginia woman who tried to help a teenager join Daesh and carry out a suicide bombing was sentenced Monday to 4 years and half in federal prison for lying to the FBI about the plot, CBS News reported. Heather ....

  • Libya stability essential to provide assistance: NATO chief

    Date: 2015-05-11 19:18:46 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:145 - ID:2567161

    BRUSSELS, May 11 (MENA) - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Monday stability in Libya is an essential element to put forward any future project that aims to provide assistance to Libya, AKI news agency reported. NATO will be ready to ....

  • Israeli president Rivlin kicks off 3-day Germany visit

    Date: 2015-05-11 19:09:30 GMT - Germany - World - SN:144 - ID:2567237

    BERLIN, May 11 (MENA) – Israeli President Reuven Rivlin will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Tuesday, Deutsche Welle reported on Monday. The two countries took up diplomatic relations on May ....

  • China voices need to restructure world order - Russian Defense Ministry

    Date: 2015-05-11 18:36:07 GMT - Russia - World - SN:139 - ID:2566537

    MOSCOW, May 11 (MENA) - The China-Russia military cooperation is aimed at increasing mutual resistance to new threats and challenges, ┘ŹSputnik quoted Russian Deputy Defense Minister Anatoly Antonov as saying on Monday. "Our Chinese colleagues ....

  • NATO Chief says Russia has violated Ukraine cease-fire

    Date: 2015-05-11 17:58:01 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:131 - ID:2566505

    BRUSSELS, May (MENA) - The cease-fire agreement in eastern Ukraine is being routinely violated, both sides agree, but Western officials say they don't see any other option for resolving the crisis there peacefully, The Wall Street Journal ....

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