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Date: 2013-12-08 18:27:22 GMT - Jordan - World - SN:126 - ID:429544
AMMAN, Dec 8 (MENA) - Jordanian Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Hayel Abdul Hafeez Dawood, on Sunday, voiced the kingdom's denunciation and condemnation of repeated Israeli practices against Muslim and Christian heritage and sanctuaries in ....
Date: 2013-12-08 15:06:02 GMT - south korea - World - SN:94 - ID:429214
SEOUL, South Korea, Dec 8 (MENA) – South Korea has announced it is expanding its air defence zone, which will now partially overlap with a similar zone announced by China, France 24 reported. The two zones will now both include a rock claimed by ....
Date: 2013-12-08 12:10:36 GMT - France - World - SN:63 - ID:428607
PARIS, Dec 8 (MENA) - UNESCO Director-General, Irina Bokova paid tribute to former South African President Nelson Mandela who passed away on Thursday at age of 95. “Nelson Mandela was truly a giant among men,” Irina Bokova said. “He not only ....
Date: 2013-12-08 09:13:38 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:27 - ID:428467
MANILA, Dec 8 (MENA) - Patrick Fuller from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC) societies said that nearly five million people in the Philippines have lost their livelihoods. "They've got no place to go to work. They've ....
Date: 2013-12-08 08:46:34 GMT - Iran - World - SN:23 - ID:428406
TEHRAN, Dec 8 (MENA) - Afghan President Hamid Karzai has arrived in Tehran at the head of a high-ranking delegation to discuss key bilateral and regional issues with senior Iranian officials. Karzai arrived in Tehran’s Mehrabad International ....
Date: 2013-12-08 08:45:26 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:22 - ID:428361
CAIRO, Dec 8 (MENA) - UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said corruption is a barrier to achieving the Millennium Development Goals and needs to be taken into account in defining and implementing a robust post-2015 development agenda. In a message ....
Politics/Diplomacy NationalPolitics/Diplomacy S. Korea to declare expanded air defense zone on Sunday: gov't
Date: 2013-12-08 07:34:47 GMT - south korea - World - SN:15 - ID:428340
SEOUL, Dec 8 (MENA) - The South Korean government said it plans to announce an expanded air defense zone on Sunday, amid a growing regional row following China's unilateral expansion of its own, Yonhap news agency reported Sunday. The Ministry of ....
Date: 2013-12-08 06:03:58 GMT - China - World - SN:4 - ID:428266
BEIJING, Dec 8 (MENA) - China's parliament has declared that Japan has no right to criticize the establishment of a Chinese air defense zone which it said was in accordance with international law, Yonhap reported Sunday.. Japan, South Korea and ....
Date: 2013-12-07 21:33:00 GMT - Ethiopia - World - SN:124 - ID:428147
ADDIS ABABA, Dec 7 (MENA) - The International Organization for Migration (IOM)'s office in Ethiopia is appealing for USD 13.1 million to address the needs of returning Ethiopian migrants from Saudi Arabia, Walta Information Centre reported on ....
Date: 2013-12-07 21:21:57 GMT - south korea - World - SN:123 - ID:428012
SEOUL, Dec 7 (MENA) - US Vice President Joe Biden said Saturday North Korea's release of an elderly US tourist detained for more than a month is positive news, the Fox News reported. Merrill Newman, 85, of Palo Alto, Calif., is now in China en ....