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  • 7,822 people injured in Gezi Park demos - TTB

    Date: 2013-06-19 09:27:00 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:3 - ID:162398

    Turkey/Injuries/World 7,822 people injured in Gezi Park demos - TTB ANKARA, June 19 (MENA) - The number of those injured in Gezi Park demonstrations hit 7,822 people with 59 in serious condition, the Turkish Doctors Union (TTB) said in ....

  • US will buy Russian helicopters for Afghan military

    Date: 2013-06-18 22:35:05 GMT - USA - World - SN:94 - ID:162188

    US/Russia US will buy Russian helicopters for Afghan military WASHINGTON, June 18 (MENA) - The Pentagon said on Tuesday it will spend $572 million to buy 30 Russian-built military helicopters that will be used by Afghan security forces, NBC ....

  • Russia hopes acquittal of all Russian sailors held in Nigeria

    Date: 2013-06-18 22:20:42 GMT - Russia - World - SN:92 - ID:162156

    Russia/Nigeria Russia hopes acquittal of all Russian sailors held in Nigeria MOSCOW, June 18 (MENA) – The Russian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday it hopes that a Nigerian court will rule acquitting all Russian sailors held there on charges of ....

  • Obama arrives in Germany

    Date: 2013-06-18 21:39:32 GMT - Germany - World - SN:89 - ID:162143

    Germany/US/Obama Obama arrives in Germany BERLIN, June 18 (MENA) - US President Barack Obama arrived in Berlin on a 24-hour visit to Germany, the culmination of which will be a speech Wednesday at Berlin's iconic Brandenburg Gate, ABC ....

  • Communist rebels in Philippines abduct 5 soldiers

    Date: 2013-06-18 12:28:56 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:27 - ID:160954

    Philippines/Kidnap Communist rebels in Philippines abduct 5 soldiers MANILA, June 18 (MENA) - Communist rebels posing as government troops have abducted five Philippine army soldiers on the outskirts of a southern city, ABC news quoted the ....

  • US deploys more troops to fight terrorists in Africa

    Date: 2013-06-18 11:06:42 GMT - Nigeria - World - SN:19 - ID:160756

    Nigeria/US/Terror US deploys more troops to fight terrorists in Africa ABUJA, June 18 (MENA) - US President Barack Obama is stepping up America’s military strategy against global terrorism and Africa is on the list of his targets, the ....

  • Putin faces isolation over Syria as G8 ratchets up pressure: Report

    Date: 2013-06-18 10:23:02 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:15 - ID:160755

    UK/Russia Putin faces isolation over Syria as G8 ratchets up pressure: Report LONDON, June 18 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin faced further isolation on the second day of a G8 summit on Tuesday as world leaders lined up to ....

  • Afghans take nationwide security lead from Nato

    Date: 2013-06-18 09:23:46 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:6 - ID:160650

    Afghanistan/Security Afghans take nationwide security lead from Nato KABUL, June 18 (MENA) - Afghan forces have formally taken over security for the whole of the country from Nato-led troops, completing a process begun in 2011, the BBC ....

  • Qatar sells 10% Porsche stake

    Date: 2013-06-17 23:59:53 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:141 - ID:160477

    Britain/Qatar/Economy Qatar sells 10% Porsche stake LONDON, June 17 (MENA) - The families behind the Porsche brand have bought back a 10% stake in their holding company from Qatar's sovereign wealth fund for an undisclosed sum, the ....

  • CNN poll: Obama’s approval down 8 points in one month

    Date: 2013-06-17 22:11:36 GMT - USA - World - SN:134 - ID:160395

    US-Obama-Politics CNN poll: Obama’s approval down 8 points in one month WASHINGTON, June 17 (MENA) - A new poll offers the most concrete evidence yet that US President Barack Obama is paying a political price for the series of ....

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