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  • Russia welcomes end of Operation Decisive Storm in Yemen

    Date: 2015-04-22 15:09:16 GMT - Russia - World - SN:93 - ID:2433901

    MOSCOW, April 22 (MENA) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announced that his country welcomes the decision made by the Arab coalition, led by Saudi Arabia, to end the Operation of Decisive Storm in Yemen. Lavrov said that Russia welcomes ....

  • Iran’s Rouhani urges serious int'l campaign against terrorism

    Date: 2015-04-22 14:05:46 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:79 - ID:2434957

    JAKARTA, April 22 (MENA) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called for a global fight against terrorism, expressing the Islamic Republic’s readiness to cooperate with its neighbors, including Arab countries, in the anti-terror ....

  • UN expert: rich countries must take in one million refugees to stop boat deaths

    Date: 2015-04-22 13:34:43 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:70 - ID:2434733

    LONDON, April 22 (MENA) - Wealthy countries should agree on a comprehensive plan to take one million refugees from Syria over the next five years to end the unfolding series of boat disasters in the Mediterranean, the UN’s special rapporteur on the ....

  • Abe, Xi agree to advance bilateral ties for regional stability

    Date: 2015-04-22 13:03:08 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:61 - ID:2434329

    JAKARTA, April 22 (MENA) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to advance bilateral ties for regional stability. "We agreed on the need to promote strategic relations of mutual benefit to contribute to ....

  • Obama won’t call Armenian killings ‘Genocide’

    Date: 2015-04-22 12:56:56 GMT - USA - World - SN:57 - ID:2433393

    WASHINGTON, April 22 (MENA) - President Barack Obama won’t use the term “genocide” in remarks Friday marking the 100th anniversary of the killing of more than a million Armenians, officials said, igniting disappointment from critics who say the ....

  • Mahlab, Singaporean counterpart agree on upgrading religious discourse to combat terror

    Date: 2015-04-22 12:14:44 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:46 - ID:2433741

    CAIRO, April 22 (MENA) - Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab met on Wednesday with his Singaporean counterpart on the fringe of his participation in the Afro-Asian Summit 2015 in Jakarta on behalf of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi. The Singaporean ....

  • Indonesia president calls for new global economic order

    Date: 2015-04-22 11:33:23 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:39 - ID:2432905

    JAKARTA, April 22 (MENA) - Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Wednesday called for a new global economic order that isn’t reliant on the world’s three main multilateral lending institutions. The remark was made at the opening session of a ....

  • Armenian president addresses forum on genocide

    Date: 2015-04-22 10:36:51 GMT - Armenia - World - SN:34 - ID:2431681

    YEREVAN, April 22 (MENA) - Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan addressed the International Social and Political Global Forum against the Crime of Genocide. "The impressive and venerable list of this forum’s participants gives us hope that the ....

  • UK military offers giant warship for Med crisis

    Date: 2015-04-22 08:55:22 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:21 - ID:2431485

    LONDON, April 22 (MENA) - Military chiefs are preparing to offer one of Britain’s biggest warships to tackle the refugee crisis in the Mediterranean that has left thousands of migrants dead, The Times reported on Wednesday. The deployment of HMS ....

  • Jordan king: Forcing political agendas in any region is most harmful form of aggression

    Date: 2015-04-22 08:53:57 GMT - Jordan - World - SN:20 - ID:2430961

    AMMAN/JAKARTA, April 22 (MENA) - Jordanian King Abdullah II asserted that attempts to push a political agenda in any region could spark off more conflicts and differences among countries and communities which are undergoing unrest. King ....

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