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  • N. Korean military's fishing boat 'mistakenly' crosses sea border into S. Korea

    Date: 2019-07-28 07:21:09 GMT - south korea - World - SN:10 - ID:8041829

    SEOUL, July 28 (MENA) - A fishing boat apparently operated by North Korea's military has been towed into a South Korean port for investigation after "mistakenly" sailing across the inter-Korean sea border, the Korean news agency Yonhap reported on ....

  • Afghan forces foil explosion in Kabul

    Date: 2019-07-28 07:16:41 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:9 - ID:8041833

    KABUL, July 28 (MENA) - The Afghan forces thwarted militants bid to detonate an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Kabul, Khaama Press reported. The Kabul Police Headquarters in a statement said the police force discovered and defused an IED in ....

  • Michael Gove: government 'operating on assumption' of no-deal Brexit

    Date: 2019-07-28 06:56:26 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:7 - ID:8041817

    LONDON, July 28 (MENA) - The government is “operating on the assumption” that Britain will leave the European Union without a deal on 31 October, Michael Gove has said. The new chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, who is in charge of no-deal ....

  • Taliban commander killed, 14 militants wounded in clashes in northern Afghanistan

    Date: 2019-07-28 06:54:50 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:6 - ID:8041822

    KABUL, July 28 (MENA) - The Afghan security forces killed a Taliban commander and his six fighters during a clash in northern Faryab province, Khaama Press reported. The 209th Shaheen Corps in a statement said the security forces clashed with ....

  • Kremlin confirms preparations for Putin's visit to France in August

    Date: 2019-07-27 21:25:23 GMT - Russia - World - SN:57 - ID:8041714

    MOSCOW, July 27 (MENA) - The Kremlin has confirmed that preparations for the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin to France in August are underway, TASS news agency reported on Saturday. "Putin's visit to France is being arranged within a ....

  • Afghanistan: Taliban mine planter arrested

    Date: 2019-07-27 14:30:50 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:39 - ID:8041274

    KABUL, July 27 (MENA) - Afghan security forces arrested a Taliban militant specialized in planting landmines in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of Balkh province. Habibullah was arrested Friday while attempting to plant a bomb in a crowded area of ....

  • Two gunmen killed in clashes with Indian forces in Kashmir

    Date: 2019-07-27 13:05:10 GMT - India - World - SN:33 - ID:8041135

    NEW DELHI, July 27 (MENA) - Indian police said that two gunmen were killed in clashes with security forces on Saturday in Shopian district, located in the southern part of the disputed territory of Kashmir with Pakistan. The skirmish erupted ....

  • 24 policemen killed, injured in east Afghanistan explosion

    Date: 2019-07-27 10:38:31 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:23 - ID:8040922

    KABUL, July 27 (MENA) - Death toll from a car bomb explosion that took place in the eastern Afghan province of Ghazni climbed to four, said the Provincial Government in a statement on Saturday. A car bomb went off in Aab Band district at around ....

  • 15 policemen killed, injured in east Afghanistan explosion

    Date: 2019-07-27 08:05:28 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:14 - ID:8040742

    KABUL, July 27 (MENA) - A car bomb explosion inflicted casualties on security personnel in the eastern Afghan province of Ghazni, said the Provincial Government in a statement on Saturday. A car bomb went off in Aab Band district at around 4:30 ....

  • 114 killed, millions affected as floods hit Bangladesh

    Date: 2019-07-27 07:38:09 GMT - Bangladesh - World - SN:11 - ID:8040710

    DHAKA, July 27 (MENA) - The death toll from monsoon storms in Bangladesh rose to 114, with flood levels still rising in many parts of the country, Indian channel NDTV quoted officials as saying on Saturday. About 30 people have been reported ....

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