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Date: 2013-11-06 18:44:30 GMT - Greece - World - SN:132 - ID:373866
ATHENS, Nov 6 (MENA) - The public and the private sectors in Greece are paralyzed Wednesday as trade unions have called a 24-hour nationwide strike, Sophia News Agency reported. The strike is in protest against new tax legislation and fears of ....
Date: 2013-11-06 18:30:50 GMT - Russia - World - SN:127 - ID:373865
MOSCOW, Nov 6 (MENA) - Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said on Wednesday that his country is ready to host negotiations between the Syrian regime and the opposition with international participation. Bogdanov stated that he met a ....
Date: 2013-11-06 18:22:41 GMT - Nicaragua - World - SN:121 - ID:373867
MOSCOW, Nov 6 (MENA) - Russia and Nicaragua have good potential for diversifying trade and economic relations, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told an intergovernmental commission on trade, economic, scientific and technical ....
Date: 2013-11-06 14:39:43 GMT - USA - World - SN:95 - ID:373304
WASHINGTON Nov 6 (MENA) – Attacks in Iraq killed 10 people, including eight security personnel, officials said, the latest casualties in a country-wide spike in violence that the government has failed to stem, Global Post reported. Iraq is mired ....
Date: 2013-11-06 14:06:17 GMT - USA - World - SN:88 - ID:373312
WASHINGTON, Nov 6 (MENA) – Senior diplomats from the United States, Russia and the United Nations have failed to agree on a date for convening a long-awaited peace conference aimed at settling the Syria conflict, acknowledging it would not take ....
Date: 2013-11-06 09:18:02 GMT - Israel - World - SN:37 - ID:372678
RAMALLAH, Nov 6 (MENA) - Israeli Prime Minister congratulated Israel's former Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman who was cleared of corruption charges by a court in Jerusalem on Wednesday. Lieberman will now return to the cabinet, Prime Minister ....
Date: 2013-11-06 08:53:33 GMT - Greece - World - SN:31 - ID:372671
ATHENS, Nov 6 (MENA) - Greek schools shut and flights were disrupted as workers held a general strike on Wednesday to protest austerity imposed by foreign lenders, whose inspectors were in Athens to review the country's performance under its ....
UN marks International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
Date: 2013-11-06 08:32:52 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:26 - ID:372610
CAIRO, Nov 6 (MENA) - The United Nations marks on Wednesday the International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict. "We stress the critical importance of protecting the environment in times of armed ....
Date: 2013-11-06 08:04:55 GMT - Israel - World - SN:23 - ID:372569
RAMALLAH, Nov 6 (MENA) - The Jerusalem Magistrate’s Court acquitted Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman of fraud charges on Wednesday, The Jerusalem Post newspaper reported. Lieberman was charged with one count of fraud and breach of trust. The ....
Date: 2013-11-06 07:49:15 GMT - Nigeria - World - SN:22 - ID:372485
ABUJA, Nov 6 (MENA) - Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan said Nigeria will not withdraw from the International Criminal Court, but it wants reforms including the deferment of cases against sitting heads of state. During a meeting with ICC ....