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  • Russian Gazprom to boost gas supplies to Turkey by 2Bln cubic meters

    Date: 2015-02-07 21:04:15 GMT - Russia - World - SN:91 - ID:1915961

    MOSCOW, Feb 7 MENA) - Russian gas giant Gazprom said Saturday it would deliver to Turkey an additional 2 billion cubic meters of natural gas a year as soon as the Turkish Stream pipeline is up and running, Sputnik News Agency reported. "The ....

  • Embattled Australian PM says challenge against him will fail

    Date: 2015-02-07 18:25:34 GMT - Australia - World - SN:78 - ID:1915469

    CANBERRA, Feb 7 (MENA) - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Saturday that he expected a challenge against his leadership to fail, the Daily Telegraph reported. The PM also stressed his government would not repeat the "chaos and ....

  • Migrant boat sinks off southwestern Turkey, at least six dead

    Date: 2015-02-07 17:29:05 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:69 - ID:1915085

    ANKARA, Feb 6 (MENA) - At least six migrants were killed when a boat capsized and sank off Turkey's southwest province of Mu─čla Feb. 7, the provincial governor said, according Hurriyet Daily. There were around 15 people on board when the boat ....

  • Death toll from TransAsia plane crash rises to 40

    Date: 2015-02-07 17:28:39 GMT - Taiwan - World - SN:68 - ID:1915089

    TAIPEI, Feb 7 (MENA) - The death toll from a TransAsia Airways plane crash rose to 40 on Saturday, authorities said, as details emerged that both engines lost power, CNN reported.. Flight GE235 crashed into a river in Taiwan's capital, Taipei, ....

  • Over 22,000 Afghan refugees forced to leave Pakistan last month

    Date: 2015-02-07 16:33:46 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:64 - ID:1914881

    KABUL, Feb 7 (MENA) - Over 22,000 Afghan refugees were forced to leave Pakistan and return to Afghanistan amid fears of persecution by Pakistani authorities following a deadly attack on a school in Peshawar city last year, Khaama news agency ....

  • Hollande's, Merkel's experts working in Moscow on new Ukraine crisis settlement plan - source

    Date: 2015-02-07 15:00:25 GMT - Russia - World - SN:57 - ID:1914321

    MOSCOW, Feb 7 (MENA) - French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who visited Moscow for several hours on Friday for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on settling the Ukraine crisis, could have left foreign ....

  • Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador slam terrorist attack in N.Sinai

    Date: 2015-02-07 14:39:15 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:53 - ID:1913653

    CAPITALS OF COUNTRIES, Feb 7 (MENA) - The foreign ministries of Guatemala and El Salvador issued two statement where they condemned the attacks launched by terrorist groups in Sinai in January 29, 2015. Honduras' President Juan Orlando Hernandez ....

  • Shoukry, Belarusian counterpart probe joint ties

    Date: 2015-02-07 14:24:44 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:51 - ID:1913657

    CAIRO, Feb 7 (MENA) - Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Saturday his Belarusian counterpart Vladimir Makei on the sidelines of Munich Security Conference. The two sides discussed means of promoting relations between the two countries ....

  • Russian media delegation arrives Cairo

    Date: 2015-02-07 13:38:36 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:48 - ID:1913317

    CAIRO, Feb 7 (MENA) - A Russian media delegation from the Russian News Agency arrived Cairo coming from Moscow on Saturday to carry out an interview with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi. The delegation came on board of a Russian airlines ....

  • Shoukry stresses importance of stopping transmission of MB satellite channels

    Date: 2015-02-07 13:10:40 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:45 - ID:1913141

    CAIRO, Feb 7 (MENA) - Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Saturday with French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on the sidelines of Munich Security Conference. The meeting took up means of enhancing joint relations in the political, ....

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