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  • Western Burma most dangerous in world for Muslims -- report

    Date: 2013-11-02 20:25:30 GMT - USA - World - SN:116 - ID:367336

    WASHINGTON, Nov 2 (MENA) - Rakhine state, on the western coast of Burma, is among the most dangerous places in the world to be a Muslim, The Washington Post said on Saturday. "Just over a year ago, simmering tensions and small-scale clashes erupted ....

  • Iran determined to expand energy ties with Russia

    Date: 2013-11-02 19:57:09 GMT - Iran - World - SN:110 - ID:367460

    TEHRAN, Nov 2 (MENA)- Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian underlined Saturday that Tehran is resolved to develop cooperation with Moscow in the energy and power sectors, Fars News Agency reported. The Iranian minister said Tehran is fully ....

  • Georgia's Billionaire Prime Minister Nominates Successor

    Date: 2013-11-02 19:09:41 GMT - Georgia - World - SN:109 - ID:367357

    TBILISI, Nov 2 (MENA) – Georgian Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili has nominated the country's interior minister to replace him when the billionaire politician steps down later this month, RIA Novosti reported. Ivanishvili announced 31-year-old ....

  • Sweden collaborated with European spy agencies on Internet and phone surveillance

    Date: 2013-11-02 19:06:10 GMT - Sweden - World - SN:107 - ID:367444

    STOCKHOLM, Nov 2 (MENA) - Swedish intelligence agencies have collaborated with other European powers on massive covert surveillance of Internet and telephone traffic, Swedish Radio News reported. According to the documents, British intelligence ....

  • Pakistan summons US envoy after death of Pakistan Taliban leader

    Date: 2013-11-02 18:33:50 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:105 - ID:367337

    ISLAMABAD, Nov 2 (MENA) - The US ambassador to Islamabad was summoned to Pakistan's Foreign Ministry on Saturday, a day after Pakistan Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud was killed by a US drone strike, CNN reported. A discussion has already taken ....

  • IAEA team to visit Fukushima in November over radioactive water

    Date: 2013-11-02 18:30:33 GMT - Austria - World - SN:104 - ID:367359

    VIENNA, Nov 2 (MENA) - The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said that its mission will visit the crippled nuclear plant in Japan's Fukushima for fact-finding on problems, including radioactive water leakage, Kyodo News Agency ....

  • Iran, Austria voice concern over humanitarian plight in Syria

    Date: 2013-11-02 18:27:39 GMT - Iran - World - SN:103 - ID:367362

    TEHRAN, Nov 2 (MENA) - Austrian deputy foreign minister Reinhold Lopatka and Iranian deputy foreign minister for Arab-African affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on Saturday expressed concern about the humanitarian plight in Syria, IRNA news agency ....

  • Egypt on track to realize progress, stability - Ambassador in Australia

    Date: 2013-11-02 12:48:51 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:45 - ID:366760

    CAIRO, Nov 2 (MENA) – Egypt's General Consul in Sydney Ambassador Ayman Kamel paid a visit to Australia's Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) where he met with a number of the network officials to clarify the political situation in Egypt and the ....

  • Morsi's supporters to protest outside Egypt's embassy in Rome Sunday

    Date: 2013-11-02 11:39:41 GMT - Italy - World - SN:35 - ID:366680

    ROME, Nov 2 (MENA) - A group of supporters of deposed president Mohamed Morsi who are living in Italy, called for holding a protest on Sunday in front of the Egyptian embassy in Rome for four hours under the theme "protest for justice." Muslim ....

  • FBI identifies gunman of LA airport shooting

    Date: 2013-11-02 07:30:49 GMT - USA - World - SN:7 - ID:366239

    WASHINGTON, Nov 2 (MENA) - A lone gunman stormed into a packed terminal at the Los Angeles International Airport and opened fire with an assault weapon on Friday, killing an unarmed federal security agent before he was shot and captured, authorities ....

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