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  • Nine terrorists killed in Nigeria

    Date: 2013-11-15 21:06:51 GMT - Nigeria - World - SN:104 - ID:389117

    ABUJA, Nov 15 (MENA) - Nine suspected Boko Haram terrorists were Friday killed by the troops of the Nigerian Army in Rimanti Alagarno villages of the Damboa local government area of Borno state, local media said. The suspected terrorists were ....

  • US Secret Service officials reportedly accused of misconduct in 17 countries

    Date: 2013-11-15 20:29:24 GMT - USA - World - SN:99 - ID:389027

    WASHINGTON, Nov 15 (MENA) – The US Secret Service officials are being accused of recently engaging in sexual misconduct and other indiscretions in a total of 17 countries, Fox News reported Friday. According to a report Friday in The Washington ....

  • Ethiopia sets up crisis group to help citizens in Saudi Arabia

    Date: 2013-11-15 20:23:51 GMT - Ethiopia - World - SN:97 - ID:389056

    ADDIS ABABA, Nov 15 (MENA) – The Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has set up a crisis group chaired by the minister to address problems in connection with a visa crackdown on migrants in Saudi Arabia, Walta Information Center reported on ....

  • Seven killed in Pakistan sectarian clashes

    Date: 2013-11-15 19:03:12 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:82 - ID:388982

    ISLAMABAD, Nov 15 (MENA) - Sectarian clashes in Pakistan's garrison city Rawalpindi left seven people dead and over 30 injured on Friday as worshipers massed to mourn the seventh century martyrdom of Hussain, the grandson of prophet Mohammad, the ....

  • Somali terror groups may target US interests in Kenya - report

    Date: 2013-11-15 18:08:44 GMT - USA - World - SN:80 - ID:388891

    WASHINGTON, Nov 14 (MENA) - The US government is warning that a Kenyan terror group with links to the Somali group al-Shabab may seek to target the American private sector in Kenya, Fox News reported Friday. A recent report from the US State ....

  • UN Security Council rejects challenge to ICC Kenya trial

    Date: 2013-11-15 17:20:08 GMT - United Nations - World - SN:74 - ID:388873

    NEW YORK, Nov 15 (MENA) - The UN Security Council has rejected a proposal to delay the trials of Kenya's top leaders by the International Criminal Court, Voice of America reported on Friday. A draft resolution to postpone for 12 months the ....

  • Sisterhood of Spies: Women crack the code at the CIA -- report

    Date: 2013-11-15 15:58:47 GMT - USA - World - SN:62 - ID:388664

    WASHINGTON, Nov 15 (MENA) - For years, women have been making important contributions to the Central Intelligence Agency. Today, nearly half of the CIA is female, and women have been promoted to five of the CIA's top eight positions, according to a ....

  • New U.S. envoy Kennedy vows to strengthen ties with Japan

    Date: 2013-11-15 13:54:14 GMT - Japan - World - SN:45 - ID:388479

    TOKYO, Nov 15 (MENA) - New U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy, daughter of former President John F. Kennedy, arrived in Japan on Friday and expressed her determination to strengthen the relationship between Japan and the United States, Kyodo ....

  • Armed man storms BFM TV channel in Paris

    Date: 2013-11-15 12:34:54 GMT - France - World - SN:36 - ID:388292

    PARIS, Nov 15 (MENA) - An armed man stormed on Friday the HQ of BFM TV channel in Paris. He threatened staffers and journalists, including the editor-in-chief, before fleeing the place. Eyewitnesses said that the man, who looked like a European, ....

  • Train accident kills 2, injures 25 in India

    Date: 2013-11-15 12:27:55 GMT - India - World - SN:34 - ID:388283

    NEW DELHI, Nov 15 (MENA) - Police say a passenger train has derailed in western India, killing at least two people and injuring 25 others, ABC News reported Friday. Police officer Bhaskar Jadhav said that three train coaches jumped the tracks ....

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