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  • At least 25 states to take part in WWII Victory Day celebrations in Moscow

    Date: 2015-04-05 10:39:42 GMT - Russia - World - SN:36 - ID:2315129

    MOSCOW, April 5 (MENA) - Leaders of at least 25 states will attend the May 9 Victory Day parade in Moscow that commemorates the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, Sputnik quoted Kremlin Chief of Staff Sergei Ivanov as saying ....

  • Russia offers “green corridor” for Middle East products

    Date: 2015-04-05 10:08:58 GMT - Russia - World - SN:29 - ID:2314573

    MOSCOW, April 5 (MENA) – The President of the Russian Customs Service, Andrei Blianinov, announced that Egypt, Jordan and Turkey have been offering the creation of a "green corridor" to facilitate the supply of fruit and vegetables from these ....

  • Japan, S. Korea to resume security dialogue later this month

    Date: 2015-04-05 08:41:54 GMT - Japan - World - SN:18 - ID:2314121

    TOKYO, April 5 (MENA) – Japan and South Korea have broadly agreed to resume a long-suspended security dialogue later this month on the current status of the Korean Peninsula and wider East Asian region, the Japan Times quoted diplomatic sources as ....

  • Malaysia's jailed Anwar granted furlough for dad's funeral

    Date: 2015-04-05 08:26:43 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:15 - ID:2313805

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 5 (MENA) – Malaysia's jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim was granted a furlough Sunday to attend his father's funeral, soon after he began a five-year prison sentence on sodomy charges that he says are politically motivated, ....

  • S. Korea watches Japan's possible provocations over Dokdo

    Date: 2015-04-05 07:33:08 GMT - south korea - World - SN:11 - ID:2313661

    SEOUL, April 5 (MENA) – South Korea is closely watching Japan's plans to unveil its review of school textbooks and an annual diplomatic report as they are expected to contain Tokyo's repeated claim to South Korea's easternmost islets of Dokdo, ....

  • Seoul opens interim embassy on warship due to conflicts in Yemen

    Date: 2015-04-05 06:52:47 GMT - south korea - World - SN:9 - ID:2313617

    SEOUL, April 5 (MENA) - South Korea said Sunday it has opened an interim diplomatic mission on a Navy destroyer in waters off the Gulf of Aden to help support the safety of Korean residents who opted to stay in conflict-hit Yemen, Yonhap ....

  • Chile flood toll rises amid growing fears for missing

    Date: 2015-04-05 06:51:48 GMT - Chile - World - SN:8 - ID:2313597

    SANTIAGO, April 5 (MENA) - Rescue workers in Chile say the death toll from last week's floods has risen to 25 and could increase further, the BBC reported. There is growing concern for the 101 people still missing after last week's flash floods ....

  • UNSC needs more time to study Russian draft resolution on Yemen - Jordan

    Date: 2015-04-04 22:39:16 GMT - United Nations - World - SN:130 - ID:2313165

    NEW YORK, April 4 (MENA) - Jordan's UN Ambassador Dina Kawar, the current UN Security Council president, on Saturday said that the UNSC members need time to consider a Russian draft resolution on Yemen. Russia urged the UN Security Council on ....

  • Saudi Arabia's UN Ambassador rejects Russian draft resolution over Yemen

    Date: 2015-04-04 22:37:37 GMT - United Nations - World - SN:129 - ID:2313149

    NEW YORK, April 4 (MENA) - Saudi Arabia's UN Ambassador Abdallah Al Mouallimi rejected a Russian draft resolution that was raised to the UN Security Council concerning the Yemeni crisis. In statements to Sky News Arabia on Saturday, Mouallimi ....

  • Imperfect deal with Iran will help uneasy peace – Burns 2 last London

    Date: 2015-04-04 22:21:10 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:127 - ID:2313093

    That is a deal worth getting, even if it does not seem so to Benjamin Netanyahu or to some conservative US lawmakers. Imagine if America had walked away from the talks, as the Israeli prime minister in effect urged when he spoke before Congress last ....

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