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  • US lifts key high-tech sanctions against Iran

    Date: 2013-05-31 10:31:38 GMT - USA - World - SN:12 - ID:133762

    US-Iran-Sanctions US lifts key high-tech sanctions against Iran WASHINGTON, May 31 (MENA) - The US has lifted a ban on sales of communications equipment to Iranians, and opened access to internet services and social media, the pan-Arab ....

  • Chinese president leaves for three-nation visit, Obama meeting

    Date: 2013-05-31 09:18:14 GMT - China - World - SN:9 - ID:133679

    China-President-Tour Chinese president leaves for three-nation visit, Obama meeting BEIJING, May 31 (MENA) – China's President Xi Jinping left Friday morning for state visits to Trinidad and Tobago, Costa Rica and Mexico, as well as a ....

  • Canada imposes total ban on trade in goods with Iran

    Date: 2013-05-30 13:03:40 GMT - Canada - World - SN:54 - ID:132451

    US-Canada-Iran Canada imposes total ban on trade in goods with Iran WASHINGTON, May 30 (MENA) - Canada said it would enforce a total trade ban on Iranian goods, going further than any other major Western nation in imposing trade-related ....

  • Obama to tap ex-Bush official as next FBI chief

    Date: 2013-05-30 12:05:55 GMT - USA - World - SN:45 - ID:132319

    US-FBI-Appointment Obama to tap ex-Bush official as next FBI chief WASHINGTON, May 30 (MENA) - US President Barack Obama plans to nominate James B. Comey, a former hedge fund executive who served as a senior Justice Department official ....

  • Iran delays its final say on taking part in Geneva II conference on Syria

    Date: 2013-05-30 12:04:48 GMT - Iran - World - SN:42 - ID:132322

    Iran-Syria Iran delays its final say on taking part in Geneva II conference on Syria TEHRAN, May 30 (MENA) - Iran will decide about attending the Geneva II conference on Syria in Switzerland after receiving a written invitation from the ....

  • 17 militants killed in Kurram tribal region

    Date: 2013-05-30 10:24:05 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:29 - ID:132223

    Pakistan-Security 17 militants killed in Kurram tribal region ISLAMABAD, May 30 (MENA) - At least 17 militants were killed and several others injured when Pakistani jets bombed militant hideouts in the Kurram tribal region during a ....

  • Iran denies sending fighters to Syria

    Date: 2013-05-30 09:58:58 GMT - Iran - World - SN:24 - ID:132182

    Iran-Syria-Denial Iran denies sending Shiite fighters to Syria TEHRAN, May 30 (MENA) - The Iranian Foreign Ministry has dismissed a report published by a US paper, accusing Tehran of setting up a center for training and sending Shiite ....

  • Four firebombs thrown at Israeli military vehicle near Giv'at Asaf

    Date: 2013-05-30 09:53:43 GMT - Israel - World - SN:23 - ID:132086

    Israel-Army-Attack Four firebombs thrown at Israeli military vehicle near Giv'at Asaf GAZA CITY, May 30 (MENA) - Four firebombs were thrown at an Israeli military vehicle near the Giv'at Asaf outpost in the West Bank, The Jerusalem ....

  • Hurricane Barbara lashes Mexico's southern coast

    Date: 2013-05-30 09:08:45 GMT - Mexico - World - SN:14 - ID:132110

    Mexico-Cyclone Hurricane Barbara lashes Mexico's southern coast MEXICO CITY, May 30 (MENA) - Hurricane Barbara has been lashing parts of Mexico's Pacific coast after making landfall in the town of Santo Domingo Zanatapec, in Oaxaca state, ....

  • Canada expels Eritrea envoy over expat fees claims

    Date: 2013-05-30 00:04:59 GMT - Canada - World - SN:146 - ID:131868

    Canada-Eritrea-Expel Canada expels Eritrea envoy over expat fees claims OTTAWA, May 29 (MENA) - Canada ordered Wednesday an Eritrean envoy to leave the country following claims he demanded contributions from expatriates to fund Eritrea's ....

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