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  • Mahlab confers with French FM on bolstering ties, joint cooperation

    Date: 2015-05-13 10:41:10 GMT - France - World - SN:37 - ID:2578005

    PARIS, May 13 (MENA) - Visiting Egyptian Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab conferred on Wednesday with French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius on means of bolstering friendly ties between the two countries as well as coordinating political ....

  • 2 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at Seoul military camp

    Date: 2015-05-13 10:29:31 GMT - south korea - World - SN:36 - ID:2577721

    SEOUL, May 13 (MENA) - A reservist went on a shooting spree at a military training camp in Seoul on Wednesday, killing one person and wounding three others, before committing suicide, Yonhap news agency reported quoting the army. The 23-year-old ....

  • Kerry, Putin talks cover Syrian crisis

    Date: 2015-05-13 08:53:54 GMT - Russia - World - SN:22 - ID:2577017

    MOSCOW, May 13 (MENA) - Following an extensive six hour discussion between US Secretary of State John Kerry, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, and President Putin, Kerry stressed that any Ukrainian efforts to seize the Donetsk Airport through ....

  • N. Korea's defense chief executed: S. Korea intel

    Date: 2015-05-13 07:40:26 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:2576305

    SEOUL, May 13 (MENA) - North Korea has executed its defense chief on charges of treason, South Korea's spy agency said Wednesday, in the latest sign of a reign of terror by leader Kim Jong-un. Hyon Yong-chol, the chief of North Korea's People's ....

  • M-6.8 quake rocks northeastern Japan

    Date: 2015-05-13 07:40:08 GMT - Japan - World - SN:12 - ID:2576409

    TOKYO, May 13 (MENA) - A magnitude 6.8 earthquake rocked a wide area of Japan centering on the northeast early Wednesday, the Japanese weather agency said. No tsunami warning was issued. There have been no reports of injuries from the 6:13 a.m. ....

  • Mahlab briefs French writers, intellectuals on latest developments in Egypt

    Date: 2015-05-13 07:37:36 GMT - France - World - SN:9 - ID:2576309

    PARIS, May 13 (MENA) - Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab has met with a number of French writers and intellectuals at a luncheon held by the Egyptian ambassador in Paris on the fringe of the premier's current visit to France. The delegation ....

  • Germany rejects UK demand for EU treaty change

    Date: 2015-05-12 19:49:02 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:133 - ID:2575157

    LONDON, May 12 (MENA) - UK Prime Minister David Cameron's bid to overhaul Britain's relationship with Brussels suffered a major blow Tuesday after Germany rejected the prospect of EU treaty change, Daily Mail reported. The Prime Minister has ....

  • Foreign meddling root cause of Mideast instability: Iran

    Date: 2015-05-12 17:56:20 GMT - Iran - World - SN:123 - ID:2574529

    TEHRAN, May 12 (MENA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry rejected on Tuesday remarks made by US officials accusing Tehran for destabilizing the region, Iran's semi-official Fars News Agency reported. Speaking to reporters on Tuesday, Iran’s Foreign ....

  • 300 Swedes join Daesh

    Date: 2015-05-12 17:04:50 GMT - Sweden - World - SN:115 - ID:2574169

    STOCKHOLM, May 12 (MENA) - Up to 300 Swedish nationals have joined Daesh terrorist group in Syria and Iraq, the head of the security apparatus here has said. About 100 of those have returned to Sweden, he told the national radio Tuesday. ....

  • Iraqi, U.S.-led coalition warplanes carry out airstrikes on Daesh positions

    Date: 2015-05-12 16:57:15 GMT - Iraq - World - SN:114 - ID:2574149

    BAGHDAD, May 12 (MENA) – Iraqi and U.S.-led coalition warplanes on Tuesday launched airstrikes on positions of Daesh terrorist group in Salahuddin and Anbar provinces. The airstrikes left 26 terrorists dead, said a statement by the Iraqi joint ....

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