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  • Pakistani man accused of blasphemy gunned down and killed

    Date: 2015-01-08 21:06:44 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:151 - ID:1702969

    ISLAMABAD, Jan 8 (MENA) - Pakistani police say a 52-year-old Muslim man arrested for blasphemy was killed by gunmen after being released from jail, ABC News reported Thursday. Police officer Mohammad Ayub said on Thursday that the bullet-riddled ....

  • Italy beefs up security after France newspaper attack

    Date: 2015-01-08 19:18:43 GMT - Italy - World - SN:137 - ID:1702157

    ROME, Jan 8 (MENA) - Italy has beefed up security at "sensitive targets" after the attack on the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, citing the presence of the Vatican and Italy's participation in anti-terrorism coalitions, ABC News ....

  • Militant flags, petrol bombs found in Paris attack getaway car

    Date: 2015-01-08 15:14:22 GMT - France - World - SN:110 - ID:1700845

    PARIS, Jan 8 (MENA) - A dozen Molotov cocktails and two militant flags were found in the getaway car used in the attack on a Paris magazine, according to French media. Some considered that they had possibly planned other acts with the petrol ....

  • Prophet Mohamed cartoons republished by Danish newspaper in wake of Paris incident

    Date: 2015-01-08 14:10:14 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:103 - ID:1700269

    LONDON, Jan 8 (MENA) - A Danish newspaper has republished caricatures of the Prophet Mohamed from Charlie Hebdo as part of its coverage. Thursday’s print edition of Berlingske, available online on Wednesday night, showed several past front pages ....

  • Charlie Hebdo journalists to be commemorated Sunday

    Date: 2015-01-08 14:07:15 GMT - France - World - SN:101 - ID:1699589

    PARIS, Jan 8 (MENA) - Killed journalists of Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine will be commemorated on Sunday in Paris. An all-party “republican march” will be organized to commemorate the victims. Rallies in solidarity with the victims took ....

  • Italy FM warns against mixing between Islam and terror

    Date: 2015-01-08 14:06:05 GMT - Italy - World - SN:100 - ID:1699597

    ROME, Jan 8 (MENA) - Italy's Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni has warned against mixing between Islam and terror. Gentiloni said on Thursday that the terrorist attack on the French Charlie Hebdo Magazine rendered it obligatory for the West to ....

  • Britain denies changing terror threat level after Paris terror attack

    Date: 2015-01-08 14:03:23 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:99 - ID:1699937

    LONDON, Jan 8 (MENA) - The British prime minister's spokesman denied that the UK's terror threat level has been changed, after Wednesday's shooting attack on Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine in Paris. The UK's terror threat level stands at ....

  • OIC condemns Paris attack

    Date: 2015-01-08 14:00:39 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - World - SN:97 - ID:1700181

    JEDDAH, Jan 8 (MENA) - Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Iyad Madani has condemned Wednesday’s deadly shooting attack on a French magazine. He expressed condolences to the victims of the crime. Madani ....

  • Charlie Hebdo to publish 1 million copies next week in defiance of horror attack

    Date: 2015-01-08 13:58:39 GMT - France - World - SN:96 - ID:1700213

    PARIS, Jan 8 (MENA) - One million copies of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo will be published next week as French media and journalists vowed to ensure it is printed. The French newspaper Le Monde quoted Charlie Hebdo’s lawyer, Richard ....

  • Medvedev condemns Paris assault

    Date: 2015-01-08 13:34:18 GMT - Russia - World - SN:94 - ID:1699793

    MOSCOW, Jan 8 (MENA) - Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev condemned the terrorist act in Paris, spokeswoman Natalya Timakova said, according to TASS news agency. He expressed condolences to the victims of this crime, she said. “The prime ....

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