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  • 2 deadly shootings within hours in Copenhagen

    Date: 2015-02-15 06:02:52 GMT - Denmark - World - SN:2 - ID:1964697

    COPENHAGEN, Feb 15 (MENA) - A shooting at a free speech event featuring an artist who had caricatured the Prophet Muhammad and a second shooting hours later outside a synagogue left two dead and five police officers wounded in Copenhagen, the BBC ....

  • Iran's Khamenei sent secret letter to Obama - reports

    Date: 2015-02-14 21:08:24 GMT - USA - World - SN:138 - ID:1964321

    WASHINGTON, Feb 14 (MENA) - Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei reportedly sent a secret letter to US President Barack Obama responding to his calls to improve relations between the two countries, Fox News reported on Saturday. The reports ....

  • Cameron condemns Denmark attack

    Date: 2015-02-14 20:40:59 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:131 - ID:1964117

    LONDON, Feb 14 (MENA) - UK Prime Minister David Cameron on Saturday condemned a terror attack in Denmark's Copenhagen. "I condemn the shootings in Copenhagen. Free speech must always be protected. My thoughts are with the Danish people," Cameron ....

  • Photos prove Russian weapons deployed in eastern Ukraine, US says

    Date: 2015-02-14 19:11:48 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:117 - ID:1963909

    KIEV, Feb 14 (MENA) – The US government published on Saturday commercial satellite images it says show Russian heavy weapons deployed near a strategic village in eastern Ukraine, ABC News reported. "We are confident these are Russian military, ....

  • Interior min. heads to Denmark after Copenhagen incidents

    Date: 2015-02-14 19:08:55 GMT - France - World - SN:116 - ID:1963565

    PARIS, Feb 14 (MENA) – French President Francois Hollande said on Saturday that Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve would go to Copenhagen as soon as possible after one civilian was killed and three police were wounded in shooting at a public ....

  • France denounces Copenhagen shooting

    Date: 2015-02-14 18:40:00 GMT - France - World - SN:113 - ID:1963709

    PARIS, Feb 14 (MENA) - French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius condemned on Saturday an attack in Copenhagen during a public meeting on freedom of expression attended by the French ambassador to Denmark. In a statement on Saturday, Fabius said his ....

  • UK steps up efforts to prevent young Muslims becoming jihadis

    Date: 2015-02-14 18:31:30 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:111 - ID:1963577

    LONDON, Feb 14 (MENA) - The British government has ramped up efforts to prevent more British youngsters from being lured into terrorism as a result of jihadi propaganda by rushing fresh resources into new areas from where Muslim men have travelled ....

  • Ex-British army commander condemns armoured vehicle transfer to Ukraine

    Date: 2015-02-14 18:20:05 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:109 - ID:1963553

    LONDON, Feb 14 (MENA) - The former head of the British Army has condemned a decision to deliver dozens of redundant British military armoured vehicles to the Ukrainian government as “nothing short of immoral”, The Telegraph reported on ....

  • Greece to move fast to close migrant centers after inmate suicide

    Date: 2015-02-14 17:48:36 GMT - Greece - World - SN:98 - ID:1963281

    ATHENS, Feb 14 (MENA) - The new Greek government will move quickly to keep its electoral promise and shut down the country's overcrowded migrant detention centres, a minister said Saturday, following the apparent suicide of an inmate, Global Post ....

  • Former UK envoy to UN hails Iran top leader’s stance on nuclear talks

    Date: 2015-02-14 17:44:31 GMT - Iran - World - SN:94 - ID:1963201

    TEHRAN, Feb 14 (MENA) - Former British representative to the UN David Hannay has referred to the position taken by Iran's Supreme Leader about the nuclear talks as positive noting that his support was highly welcomed by other negotiating ....

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