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  • Explosion outside AfD office in eastern Germany

    Date: 2019-01-04 16:46:57 GMT - Germany - World - SN:53 - ID:7742976

    BERLIN, Jan 3 (MENA) - German authorities have detained three suspects following a blast which started a fire in the AfD's local office in Döbeln, officials said on Friday. The men, aged 29, 32, and 50, are suspected of detonating an "unknown ....

  • Police destroy 'viable explosive device' found in Greater Manchester

    Date: 2019-01-04 15:36:31 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:48 - ID:7742959

    LONDON, Jan 4 (MENA) - Five people have been arrested after police discovered a suspected homemade bomb at a house in Manchester, The Independent reported. A controlled explosion was carried out to destroy the device in Heywood on Thursday ....

  • Merkel unaffected by publication of German politicians' data: spokeswoman

    Date: 2019-01-04 15:14:52 GMT - Germany - World - SN:47 - ID:7742729

    BERLIN, Jan 4 (MENA) - No sensitive information from German Chancellor Angela Merkel's office was among the personal data of hundreds of German politicians published online, The New York Times cited government spokeswoman as saying on ....

  • Merkel to visit Greece this week

    Date: 2019-01-04 15:14:05 GMT - Germany - World - SN:46 - ID:7742870

    BERLIN, Jan 4 (MENA) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit Greece next week for the first time in five years to hold talks with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, Business Recorder reported. Merkel, who faced angry anti-austerity protests ....

  • WFP accuses Houthis of diverting relief supplies to non-beneficiaries

    Date: 2019-01-04 14:01:26 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:40 - ID:7742808

    GENEVA, Jan 4 (MENA) - The World Food Program (WFP) has accused the Houthis of diverting relief supplies to non-beneficiaries, calling for investigation and dismissing those involved, WAM reported Friday. In a statement, Herve Verhoosel, WFP ....

  • Ex-US marine accused of spying in Russia is British citizen

    Date: 2019-01-04 13:26:40 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:38 - ID:7742656

    CAIRO, Jan 4 (MENA) - The former US marine who is being held in Moscow on charges of spying is a British citizen, it has emerged, the Guardian reported. Paul Whelan, who is thought to be facing 20 years in a Russian prison if convicted, was ....

  • Terrorist killed in North Waziristan operation: ISPR

    Date: 2019-01-04 13:02:04 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:34 - ID:7742709

    ISLAMABAD, Jan 4 (MENA) - One terrorist was killed by Pakistani security forces during an intelligence-based operation in the Spinwam tehsil of North Waziristan, Geo News reported. Subjects used to make improvised explosive devices, SMGs, hand ....

  • Britain worried about US/UK citizen detained for spying in Russia

    Date: 2019-01-04 12:59:27 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:33 - ID:7742773

    LONDON, Jan 4 (MENA) - Britain is extremely worried about Paul Whelan, a dual US/UK citizen who has been charged with espionage in Russia, Euronews quoted British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt as saying Friday. Russia's FSB state security service ....

  • Denmark train crash victims identified, all 8 are Danes

    Date: 2019-01-04 11:49:19 GMT - Denmark - World - SN:32 - ID:7742655

    COPENHAGEN, Jan 4 (MENA) - Police in Denmark say all eight victims of a train crash in the central part of the Scandinavian country have now been identified, adding that all are Danish citizens, ABC News reported. Police say the victims —five ....

  • Officials of Koreas meet after N.K. leader's address

    Date: 2019-01-04 11:16:36 GMT - south korea - World - SN:28 - ID:7742609

    SEOUL, Jan 4 (MENA) - Senior officials of South and North Korea met at their joint liaison office on Friday to discuss inter-Korean issues, the first such meeting since North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's New Year's speech, the unification ministry ....

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