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  • Obama: Netanyahu offers no viable alternative to Iran talks

    Date: 2015-03-03 22:06:22 GMT - USA - World - SN:170 - ID:2084753

    WASHINGTON, March 3 (MENA) - US President Barack Obama said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu didn't offer any "viable alternatives" to the nuclear negotiations with Iran during his speech to Congress, the ABC News reported. Obama said he ....

  • Prosecutors to seek death penalty for N.C. man charged in Muslims' killings

    Date: 2015-03-03 20:51:15 GMT - USA - World - SN:163 - ID:2084645

    WASHINGTON, March 3 (MENA) - North Carolina prosecutors will seek the death penalty against a man who police say kept detailed notes on parking at his condominium complex before gunning down three young Muslims in a neighboring unit, the Washington ....

  • Edward Snowden in talks to return to United States from Russian exile: lawyer

    Date: 2015-03-03 20:45:40 GMT - USA - World - SN:162 - ID:2084545

    WASHINGTON, March 3 (MENA) - A Russian lawyer for Edward Snowden said on Tuesday the fugitive former US spy agency contractor who leaked details of the government's mass surveillance programs was working with American and German lawyers to return ....

  • Boris Johnson tells Cage research director to defend victims of Daesh

    Date: 2015-03-03 20:27:51 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:158 - ID:2084285

    LONDON, March 3 (MENA) – Mayor of London Boris Johnson has told the research director of the advocacy group Cage that he should stop "scattering blame around" over the actions of Jihadi Mohammed Emwazi and stick up for the human rights of those who ....

  • Egypt minister visits scientific city in Britain

    Date: 2015-03-03 19:32:21 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:151 - ID:2084153

    LONDON, March 3 (MENA) – Visiting Egyptian Scientific Research Minister Sherif Hammad paid a visit to the scientific city in Surrey, Britain, on Tuesday. Hammad's visit comes within the framework of following up Newton-Musharafa agreement, a ....

  • Italy to send weaponry, instructors to Iraq to train army against Daesh

    Date: 2015-03-03 18:53:39 GMT - Italy - World - SN:148 - ID:2083957

    ROME, March 3 (MENA) - Italy will continue to support Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan in the fight against Daesh militant groups by providing them with weaponry and sending instructors, the Sputnik cited Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni as saying ....

  • Figures from U.S.-led coalition show heavy 2014 losses for Afghan army

    Date: 2015-03-03 18:22:35 GMT - USA - World - SN:143 - ID:2083797

    NEW YORK, March 3 (MENA) - The Afghan Army lost more than 20,000 fighters and others last year largely because of desertions, discharges and deaths in combat, according to figures to be released Tuesday, casting further doubt on Afghanistan’s ....

  • Jihadi John claims being threatened by MI5

    Date: 2015-03-03 17:31:49 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:130 - ID:2083437

    LONDON, March 3 (MENA) - A recording has emerged in which the Daesh fighter Mohammed Emwazi denied being an extremist and complained about UK security services, the BBC reported Tuesday. In the tape, Emwazi, known as "Jihadi John", said MI5 had ....

  • US won’t provide airstrikes for Iraqi offensive against Daesh: Pentagon

    Date: 2015-03-03 16:05:42 GMT - USA - World - SN:118 - ID:2083105

    WASHINGTON, March 3 (MENA) - The US is not providing airstrikes to help the Iraqi government’s new counteroffensive to again try to take back the Sunni Muslim stronghold of Tikrit from the Daesh terrorists, The Washington Times reported on ....

  • Car bomb kills 8 in Afghanistan’s Helmand

    Date: 2015-03-03 14:24:50 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:93 - ID:2082201

    KABUL, March 3 (MENA) - A car bomb has killed eight people, including security officials, in Afghanistan’s southern province of Helmand,Press TV reported. Five civilians, two soldiers and a police officer were killed on Tuesday as a powerful bomb ....

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