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  • Airstrikes alone won't repel rebels in Yemen: US lawmaker

    Date: 2015-03-30 19:04:51 GMT - USA - World - SN:153 - ID:2279565

    WASHINGTON, March 30 (MENA) - US lawmaker Adam Schiff, the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, said that Saudi Arabian airstrikes supported by US are unlikely to fend off a rebel group in Yemen, The Hill newspaper reported Monday. ....

  • France slams Mogadishu hotel attack

    Date: 2015-03-30 19:01:08 GMT - France - World - SN:151 - ID:2279177

    PARIS, March 30 (MENA) - France has condemned a recent terrorist attack on a hotel in Mogadishu where several people were killed and injured. Paris offered on Monday condolences to the families of the victims, said a spokesman for the French ....

  • German MP welcomes joint Arab force

    Date: 2015-03-30 18:37:31 GMT - Germany - World - SN:144 - ID:2278053

    BERLIN, March 30 (MENA) – German Parliamentarian Volker Kauder welcomed the joint Arab force to counter terror and face security challenges. In statements to ZDF news channel on Monday, the leader of the block of the Christian Democratic Union of ....

  • Kerry, Hammond welcome Nigerian elections

    Date: 2015-03-30 18:31:52 GMT - USA - World - SN:140 - ID:2279161

    WASHINGTON, March 30 (MENA) - US Secretary of State John Kerry and UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has welcomed turnout in Nigerian election held last week. "Our governments welcome the largely peaceful vote on March 28. The Nigerian people ....

  • S. Korea not to send envoy for releasing detainees in N. Korea

    Date: 2015-03-30 17:27:58 GMT - south korea - World - SN:132 - ID:2278797

    SEOUL, March 30 (MENA) - South Korean Unification Ministry said that it is not considering sending envoys or making an offer to North Korea in exchange for the release of Christian missionaries detained by the North on espionage allegations, Yonhap ....

  • U.S. says shipping uranium out of Iran is still Part of possible nuclear deal

    Date: 2015-03-30 17:17:11 GMT - USA - World - SN:129 - ID:2278821

    WASHINGTON, March 30 (MENA) - American officials said on Monday that they were still negotiating with their Iranian counterparts on one of the main issues remaining in their efforts to reach a deal on Iran’s nuclear program — how to dispose of ....

  • Nearly 100 Russian units created in Crimea: Defence Min.

    Date: 2015-03-30 17:15:40 GMT - Russia - World - SN:128 - ID:2278545

    MOSCOW, March 30 (MENA) - A force grouping in Crimea has been set up not only to defend Russia’s interests on the peninsula and in the Black Sea, it is also capable of performing tasks in the off-shore maritime zone, Russia's Defense Minister Sergey ....

  • Coalition warplanes target Daesh in Iraq

    Date: 2015-03-30 17:15:17 GMT - USA - World - SN:127 - ID:2278833

    WASHINGTON, March 30 (MENA) -The US-led coalition struck targets in Iraq and Syria between Saturday and Sunday as part of the fight against Daesh militants, according to a press release from the Combined Joint Task Force Monday. The attacks ....

  • Japan, India agree to continue talks on potential US-2 exports

    Date: 2015-03-30 17:09:27 GMT - Japan - World - SN:121 - ID:2278549

    TOKYO, March 30 (MENA) - The defense chiefs of Japan and India agreed Monday to continue talks over potential exports of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force's US-2 amphibious aircraft to the South Asian country. Japanese Defense Minister Gen ....

  • Obama makes first trip to Kenya as President

    Date: 2015-03-30 17:05:22 GMT - USA - World - SN:117 - ID:2278533

    WASHINGTON, March 30 (MENA) - President Barack Obama is making his first trip to his father's native Kenya as president this summer, the White House announced. Obama will travel to Kenya in July for bilateral meetings and the 2015 Global ....

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