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  • Obama, Putin briefly meet in Beijing during summit

    Date: 2014-11-10 18:13:03 GMT - USA - World - SN:136 - ID:1306685

    WASHINGTON, Nov 10 (MENA) - A senior US administration said that US President Obama had a "brief encounter" with Russian President Vladimir Putin while in Beijing Monday evening, Fox news reported. Both leaders did not have enough time to cover ....

  • Sudan defense minister affirms prevalence of security situation

    Date: 2014-11-10 17:48:22 GMT - Sudan - World - SN:131 - ID:1306449

    KHARTOUM, Nov 10 (MENA) - Sudanese Minister of Defence Lt. Gen. Abdul-Rahim Hussein has affirmed prevalence of security nationwide, adding that the rebellion is now in its weakest conditions, SUNA news agency reported. In a statement to the press ....

  • Tokyo proposes building undersea gas pipeline

    Date: 2014-11-10 17:42:44 GMT - Russia - World - SN:126 - ID:1305105

    MOSCOW, Nov 10 (MENA) - Japan's government proposed to Russia's top natural gas producer Gazprom building an undersea gas pipeline to Tokyo. "We have an offer from the Japanese side. It is about a gas pipeline to Hokkaido and, possibly, to Tokyo, ....

  • 4 MB members arrested in N. Sinai

    Date: 2014-11-10 17:16:58 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:120 - ID:1306437

    EL ARISH, Egypt, Nov 10 (MENA) - Four members of the terrorist Muslim Brotherhood (MB) group were arrested in North Sinai province for inciting violence and staging unlawful protests, a security source said on Monday. They were referred to the ....

  • Albania's premier makes historic visit to Belgrade

    Date: 2014-11-10 17:16:28 GMT - Serbia - World - SN:119 - ID:1306233

    BELGRADE, Nov 10 (MENA) - Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama arrived in Belgrade on Monday for what is meant to be a meeting that will help usher in a thaw in relations between the two bitter rivals, Deutsche Welle‎ reported. Serbian Prime Minister ....

  • S. Korea launches annual defense drill to deter N. Korea

    Date: 2014-11-10 17:16:05 GMT - south korea - World - SN:118 - ID:1306321

    SEOUL, Nov 10 (MENA) - The South Korean military began its annual war exercise involving all branches of service on Monday to bolster its defense posture against belligerent North Korea, the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) was quoted by Yonhap News ....

  • Serbian, Albanian PMs in rift over self-rule for Kosovo

    Date: 2014-11-10 17:15:39 GMT - Serbia - World - SN:117 - ID:1306221

    BELGRADE, Nov 10 (MENA) - Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic openly clashed with his Albanian counterpart Edi Rama over Kosovo during a fence-building visit Monday, the first to Belgrade in 68 years by an Albanian leader, France 24 ....

  • Scientists discover virus makes people more stupid

    Date: 2014-11-10 17:14:01 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:115 - ID:1306241

    LONDON, Nov 10 (MENA) - A virus that infects human brains and makes us more stupid has been discovered, according to scientists in the US, The Independent newspaper reported. The algae virus, never before observed in healthy people, was found to ....

  • Friends of Syria meet in London to show more coop. with moderate opposition: spokesperson

    Date: 2014-11-10 17:11:29 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:112 - ID:1305477

    LONDON, Nov 10 (MENA) - British Foreign Office Spokesperson Farah Dakhlallah has said Group of Friends of the Syrian People meeting in London will show support to moderate opposition. In statements to MENA, Dakhlallah said the participants would ....

  • Myanmar parliament denounces US blacklisting

    Date: 2014-11-10 17:10:29 GMT - Myanmar (Burma) - World - SN:110 - ID:1306129

    NAYPYIDAW, Nov 10 (MENA) - Myanmar's Parliament on Monday denounced the U.S. blacklisting of a ruling party lawmaker and said the decision could adversely affect bilateral relations, ABC news reported. The announcement, two days before President ....

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