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  • Brazil's president to visit US, Chile, Israel

    Date: 2019-03-02 10:00:40 GMT - Brazil - World - SN:12 - ID:7828895

    BRASILIA, March 2 (MENA) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro will pay his first official visits to the United States, Chile and Israel this month, France 24 reported Saturday. The former Army captain, who took office on January 1, will be in the ....

  • 30 security personnel killed in Afghanistan's Helmand assault

    Date: 2019-03-02 08:26:49 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:10 - ID:7828786

    KABUL, March 2 (MENA) - At least 30 security personnel and 20 Taliban insurgents have been killed as a result of a coordinated attack in southern Helmand province, sources said on Saturday. The attack, involving a dozen Taliban militants, began ....

  • Eight dead in Indonesia mine collapse as excavator digs for survivors

    Date: 2019-03-01 16:23:40 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:42 - ID:7827892

    JAKARTA, March 1 (MENA) - Rescuers at a collapsed Indonesian gold mine brought in a heavy excavator to the perilous site Friday as they ramped up efforts to reach more than 30 miners still trapped underground, France 24 reported. Search teams had ....

  • Kosovo president says no land swap to be talked with Serbia

    Date: 2019-03-01 16:11:22 GMT - Kosovo - World - SN:40 - ID:7828290

    TIRANA, March 1 (MENA) - Kosovo's president has strongly rejected any idea of a land swap with Serbia, Fox news reported. Hashim Thaci said Friday in the Albanian capital Tirana that "a land swap (with Serbia) would never occur," adding that not ....

  • 40 Afghan troops killed, injured in attack on Helmand military base

    Date: 2019-03-01 15:49:17 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:39 - ID:7828289

    KABUL, March 1 (MENA) - At least 25 Afghan security forces were killed and 15 others wounded in the ongoing attack by militants on a military base in southern Helmand province, local officials told TOLOnews. According to sources, the gunfire is ....

  • Pakistan shall respond to any aggression in self-defense: army chief

    Date: 2019-03-01 15:39:37 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:37 - ID:7828238

    ISLAMABAD, March 1 (MENA) - Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday said his country would respond in self-defense to any act of unprovoked aggression by the Indian military, Geo News reported. The Pakistani army chief ....

  • Washington Gov. Jay Inslee joins 2020 Democratic presidential field

    Date: 2019-03-01 15:36:16 GMT - USA - World - SN:36 - ID:7828233

    WASHINGTON, March 1 (MENA) - Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Friday became the latest Democrat to launch a 2020 presidential bid, asserting in a video that he is the only candidate who will make combating climate change the nation’s top priority, The ....

  • US military would exit Afghanistan within 5 years - paper

    Date: 2019-03-01 12:31:38 GMT - USA - World - SN:24 - ID:7827944

    NEW YORK, March 1 (MENA) - All American troops would withdraw from Afghanistan over the next three to five years under a new Pentagon plan being offered in peace negotiations that could lead to a government in Kabul that shares power with the ....

  • Peru: Massive 7.3 magnitude quake smashes South America

    Date: 2019-03-01 11:34:20 GMT - Peru - World - SN:20 - ID:7827865

    LIMA, March 1 (MENA) - A powerful 7.3 magnitude quake hit just 11km from Azangaro, which is located near the Bolivian boarder. So strong was the tremor that it was also felt in Brazil, Bolivia and Chile, the Daily Express reported Friday. The US ....

  • UNSC rejects Russian resolution on Venezuela

    Date: 2019-02-28 22:13:27 GMT - United Nations - World - SN:90 - ID:7827469

    NEW YORK, Feb 28 (MENA) - The UN Security Council on Thursday failed to adopt a Russian draft resolution on Venezuela, reaffirming the primary role of the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela under Nicolas Maduro in the initiation, ....

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