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  • Military action inevitable in fight against terrorism, says Italy's FM

    Date: 2015-04-07 17:12:02 GMT - Italy - World - SN:91 - ID:2332949

    ROME, April 7 (MENA) - The Italian foreign minister believes military action is inevitable to fight terrorism. "Responding to terrorism inevitably implies military consequences. This may shock some people but these groups must also be dealt with ....

  • China calls for immediate ceasefire in Yemen

    Date: 2015-04-07 16:01:00 GMT - China - World - SN:82 - ID:2332349

    BEIJING, April 7 (MENA) – China called for immediate ceasefire in Yemen, urging the UNSC to play a role in easing the situation and handling the Yemeni humanitarian problem to reach a political settlement there. These remarks were said by Foreign ....

  • French president receives Tunisian counterpart

    Date: 2015-04-07 12:19:45 GMT - France - World - SN:35 - ID:2329713

    PARIS, April 7 (MENA) – French President Francois Hollande received on Tuesday his Tunisian counterpart Beji Caid Essebsi at the l'Hôtel des Invalides palace. Essebsi's visit to France is the first one since his election last December. The ....

  • Iran nuke deal positive for S. Korean firms: finance minister

    Date: 2015-04-07 11:15:21 GMT - south korea - World - SN:29 - ID:2329421

    SEOUL, April 7 (MENA) - A landmark deal on limiting Iran's nuclear program is expected to help South Korean companies make inroads into the key Middle Eastern market, Seoul's economic czar said Tuesday, according to Yonhap News Agency. Chairing ....

  • Turkey's President Erdogan arrives in Iran for talks

    Date: 2015-04-07 10:57:50 GMT - Iran - World - SN:27 - ID:2328865

    TEHRAN, April 7 (MENA) - Turkish President Recep Tayyib Erdogan has arrived in the Iranian capital, Tehran, on an official visit to hold talks with senior statesmen of the Islamic Republic of Iran, according to Press TV. Heading a high-ranking ....

  • Paper: Alawites pay heavy price for loyalty to Bashar al Assad

    Date: 2015-04-07 10:57:32 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:26 - ID:2328869

    LONDON, April 7 (MENA) - In the Assad regime's heartland, dead officers are sent home in ambulances, while the corpses of ordinary soldiers are returned in undecorated pick-up trucks, according to The Telegraph. Sharing their sect with President ....

  • Tech investments show Iran eager to end isolation

    Date: 2015-04-07 09:15:02 GMT - USA - World - SN:16 - ID:2327917

    WASHINGTON, April 7 (MENA) - As world powers have been working to curb Iran’s nuclear program, the Islamic republic has been bolstering its ambitions in cyberspace, positioning itself as a potential technological leader in a turbulent and ....

  • 3 S. Koreans move from Yemen to Oman

    Date: 2015-04-07 08:52:23 GMT - south korea - World - SN:15 - ID:2328201

    SEOUL, April 7 (MENA) - Three South Korean nationals have temporarily sheltered in Oman, after leaving strife-torn Yemen at the request of their home country, the government said Tuesday, Yonhap News Agency reported. They recently escaped Al ....

  • General strike shuts down Nepal, as protesters clash with police

    Date: 2015-04-07 08:51:26 GMT - Nepal - World - SN:13 - ID:2328197

    KATHMANDU, Nepal – A nationwide general strike enforced by opposition political parties has crippled life in Nepal, as protesters clashed with police and set vehicles on fire in the capital, according to FOX News. The alliance of 30 opposition ....

  • Yorkshire teens slip net to reach Syria

    Date: 2015-04-07 08:30:36 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:11 - ID:2327929

    LONDON, April 7 (MENA) - The teenage brother of Britain’s youngest convicted terrorist is thought to have fled to Syria in an attempt to reach Daesh fighters, it emerged last night, according ot The TIMES. Hassan Munshi, 17, and a close friend ....

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