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  • US condemns terrorist attacks in Sinai

    Date: 2015-01-30 06:08:12 GMT - USA - World - SN:5 - ID:1854597

    WASHINGTON, Jan 30 (MENA) - The United States strongly condemns today’s terrorist attacks in Egypt’s North Sinai Governorate in which at least 29 Egyptian citizens were killed and dozens others wounded, according to the US State Department. We ....

  • MENA agenda for Friday, January 30

    Date: 2015-01-30 05:56:08 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:2 - ID:1854577

    ADDIS ABABA, The 24th ordinary session of the African Union summit kicks off here with the participation of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi. ADDIS ABABA, Visiting Egyptian Water Resources Minister Hossam Moghazi meets with his Ethiopian ....

  • 4 killed in shooting at Kabul Airport

    Date: 2015-01-29 20:42:44 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:136 - ID:1854009

    Kabul, Jan 29 (MENA) – Four people were killed Thursday, including three US contractors, in a shooting incident at the international airport in Kabul, ABC News reported. The fourth victim may be an Afghan security officer at the airport, US ....

  • UK summoned Russian ambassador after bombers disrupt civil aircraft

    Date: 2015-01-29 19:23:43 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:130 - ID:1853593

    LONDON, Jan 29 (MENA) - The UK Foreign Office summoned Moscow’s ambassador to London Thursday to complain about a flight by two Russian bombers over the English Channel, which Britain says posed a potential danger to civilian flights, The Guardian ....

  • Libya hotel attack signals growing reach of Daesh

    Date: 2015-01-29 16:04:53 GMT - USA - World - SN:108 - ID:1852565

    WASHINGTON, Jan 29 (MENA) - Militants loyal to Daesh claimed responsibility Wednesday for a complex attack on a hotel in Libya’s capital, signaling an expansion of the jihadist group’s reach in the chaotic North African state while raising questions ....

  • Putin stresses necessity for consolidation of ties with Iran

    Date: 2015-01-29 15:59:23 GMT - Russia - World - SN:104 - ID:1852521

    MOSCOW, Jan 29 (MENA) - Russian President Veladimir Putin in a meeting with Iranian Supreme Leader's top aide Ali Akbar Velayati emphasized the need for strengthening relations between Tehran and Moscow in different fields, according to FARS News ....

  • Turkish president to visit Colombia, Cuba, Mexico in February

    Date: 2015-01-29 15:09:06 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:98 - ID:1850857

    ANKARA, Jan 29 (MENA) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will embark on a tour to number of Latin American countries. The tour will begin in Colombia in February 9 and 10, then Cuba and Mexico. The discussions of Erdoğan with the ....

  • Japan in close communications with Jordan to free hostage

    Date: 2015-01-29 12:13:44 GMT - Japan - World - SN:72 - ID:1850265

    TOKYO, Jan 29 (MENA) – Japanese government spokesman Yoshihide Suga said Thursday the government was in close communications with the Jordan government, ABC News reported. He said Japan was doing its utmost to free Goto, working with nations in ....

  • Syria government delegation says opposition initiatives are subject for further talks

    Date: 2015-01-29 11:15:52 GMT - Russia - World - SN:55 - ID:1849149

    MOSCOW, Jan 29 (MENA) – The Syrian government delegation to Moscow consultations said it is ready to look at a number of the opposition’s proposals but thinks some of them are subject to more detailed discussion that might be held in Damascus, TASS ....

  • Israel, Hezbollah on brink of serious clash after soldier deaths

    Date: 2015-01-29 10:56:49 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:49 - ID:1848913

    LONDON, Jan 29 (MENA) - Israel and the Lebanese group Hezbollah stepped to the brink of their most serious confrontation since they fought a brutal month-long war in Lebanon in 2006 after Hezbollah fired five anti-tank missiles at a pair of Israeli ....

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