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  • Syrian, Palestinian refugees have no place to call home: paper

    Date: 2013-11-28 19:39:59 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:151 - ID:412480

    LONDON, Nov 28 (MENA) – The Syrian and Palestinian refugees have no place to call home, The Economist Magazine reported. The magazine spotted light on the suffering of Syrian and Palestinian refugees in Egypt. "There is no humanity," the ....

  • Quake near Iran's Bushehr kills 7, injures 30 - emergency chief

    Date: 2013-11-28 19:02:08 GMT - Iran - World - SN:148 - ID:412489

    MOSCOW, Nov 28 (MENA) - A 5.6 magnitude earthquake on the Gulf coast near Iran's sole nuclear power plant killed seven people and injured 30 on Thursday, emergency response chief Hassan Qadami was quoted by the Voice of Russia. "So far, there are ....

  • Attack on Russian embassy in Damascus killed 1, injured 9 - Moscow

    Date: 2013-11-28 18:44:27 GMT - Russia - World - SN:143 - ID:412396

    MOSCOW, Nov 28 (MENA) – Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Thursday that one Syrian was killed while nine others injured in mortar attack on the Russian embassy in Damascus, the Voice of Russia reported. "Russian citizens have not been ....

  • 3 security personnel murdered in Benghazi

    Date: 2013-11-28 17:37:04 GMT - Libya - World - SN:126 - ID:412228

    TRIPOLI, Nov 28 (MENA) - Three Libyan security personnel of the Special Forces were killed Thursday in the restive seaport Benghazi city, a medical source said. Deaths occurred as a result of fierce clashes between the Libyan Army and militiamen ....

  • Russian court releases Aussie activist

    Date: 2013-11-28 15:20:22 GMT - Russia - World - SN:111 - ID:412068

    MOSCOW, Nov 28 (MENA) – A Russian court has granted bail to Australian Colin Russell, the last of 30 Greenpeace crew members detained since their September protest against Arctic oil drilling, theaustralian.com.au reported. The Australian was the ....

  • Twin blasts kill 3, injure 10 in Afghanistan

    Date: 2013-11-28 14:31:10 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:98 - ID:411894

    KABUL, Nov 28 (MENA) – At least 13 people were killed or injured following coordinated blasts in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan on Thursday, khaama.com reported. According to local authorities in Nangarhar province, the twin blasts ....

  • Syrian opposition mull attending meeting in Moscow

    Date: 2013-11-28 13:19:48 GMT - Syria - World - SN:84 - ID:411440

    DAMASCUS, Nov 28 (MENA) – National Coalition for Syrian Opposition and Revolution Forces member Abdul Basit Sida said that the coalition is planning to participate in a meeting of Syrian opposition factions, which will be hosted by ....

  • New Snowden docs show US spied during G20 in Toronto

    Date: 2013-11-28 12:02:01 GMT - Russia - World - SN:66 - ID:411259

    MOSCOW, Nov 28 (MENA) – The United States reportedly conducted widespread surveillance while world leaders were gathered in Toronto for the G20 summit in 2010 and that Canada knew about it, Voice of Russia reported. Documents supplied by former ....

  • Thai protesters cut power to police HQ

    Date: 2013-11-28 10:49:26 GMT - Thailand - World - SN:53 - ID:411355

    BANGKOK, Nov 28 (MENA) – Thai opposition protesters cut the electricity supply to the national police headquarters on Thursday, a senior officer said, ignoring a plea from Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to end their rallies. "Protesters cut ....

  • Strategic Rockets ensure Russia survival as sovereign state: Putin

    Date: 2013-11-28 10:22:21 GMT - Russia - World - SN:50 - ID:411260

    MOSCOW, Nov 28 (MENA) – Russia's Strategic Rocket Forces will receive 22 intercontinental ballistic missiles next year, President Vladimir Putin said. "This year, two missile regiments will be equipped with new mobile systems, and next year, the ....

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