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  • Foreign government gifts to Clinton Foundation on the rise

    Date: 2015-02-19 12:36:06 GMT - USA - World - SN:74 - ID:2000033

    WASHINGTON, Feb 19 (MENA) - The Clinton Foundation has dropped its self-imposed ban on collecting funds from foreign governments and is winning contributions at an accelerating rate, raising ethical questions as Hillary Clinton ramps up her expected ....

  • Daesh 'in danger of losing its main supply route'

    Date: 2015-02-19 12:34:18 GMT - USA - World - SN:73 - ID:2000057

    WASHINGTON, Feb 19 (MENA) - The Washington Post said Daesh is in danger of losing a highway that serves as a lifeline for its militants in northern Iraq. It said the road runs from the group’s Iraq stronghold in Mosul to its enclaves in ....

  • Livni: Do you really think anyone in Congress doesn't know Netanyahu's views on Iran?

    Date: 2015-02-19 11:40:45 GMT - Israel - World - SN:61 - ID:1999521

    GAZA CITY, Feb 19 (MENA) - Zionist Union co-chair Tzipi Livni attacked Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Thursday for his insistence on addressing the US Congress on the Iran issue to the detriment of the US-Israel relationship. "Do you really ....

  • Woman arrested at Heathrow Airport over terrorism offences

    Date: 2015-02-19 10:53:26 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:51 - ID:1998649

    LONDON, Feb 19 (MENA) - A woman has been arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences and child neglect, as she was travelling with her baby son, according to the Independent. The 25-year-old from Sparkbrook, ....

  • British min.: Russia 'danger' to Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia

    Date: 2015-02-19 10:30:20 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:48 - ID:1998529

    LONDON, Feb 19 (MENA) - There is a "real and present danger" of Russia trying to destabilise the Baltic states of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, the UK defence secretary says. Michael Fallon said he was worried about "pressure" from Russian ....

  • Iran, US to resume new nuclear talks in Geneva

    Date: 2015-02-19 10:03:44 GMT - Iran - World - SN:44 - ID:1998405

    TEHRAN, Feb 19 (MENA) – Iranian and US negotiators will resume a new round of talks on Tehran’s nuclear program in the coming days, Press TV said on Thursday. US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman and her team will ....

  • 14 Ukrainian troops killed as fighting continues

    Date: 2015-02-19 09:42:42 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:42 - ID:1998421

    KIEV, Feb 19 (MENA) - Fourteen Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and 173 wounded in the past 24 hours in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in east Ukraine despite the ceasefire, Euronews reported quoting military sources. It comes after ....

  • Ukrainian president calls for UN peacekeepers

    Date: 2015-02-19 06:18:02 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:13 - ID:1997025

    KIEV, Feb 19 (MENA) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has called for UN peacekeepers to be deployed to eastern Ukraine to enforce a ceasefire, according to the BBC. At an emergency security meeting, he said such a force would help guarantee ....

  • Obama meets with his new defense secretary

    Date: 2015-02-19 04:32:46 GMT - USA - World - SN:5 - ID:1996857

    WASHINGTON, Feb 19 (MENA) - US President Barack Obama met with his newly-appointed Defense Secretary Ashton Carter for talks over violent extremism, the current situation in Ukraine and the conditions of the US army. Obama told reporters that the ....

  • Kerry: Daesh terrorist group targets Middle East

    Date: 2015-02-19 03:32:15 GMT - USA - World - SN:4 - ID:1996845

    WASHINGTON, Feb 19 (MENA) - US State Secretary John Kerry said on Thursday that Daesh terrorist group is targeting the Middle East. Addressing a ministerial meeting that was held on the sidelines of a summit that was hosted by the White House on ....

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