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  • 'Blockupy' protesters surround ECB in Frankfurt

    Date: 2013-05-31 14:43:11 GMT - Germany - World - SN:37 - ID:134156

    Germany-Protest 'Blockupy' protesters surround ECB in Frankfurt BERLIN, May 31 (MENA) - Protesters from the anti-capitalist "Blockupy" movement have surrounded the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, the BBC reported on Friday. The ....

  • Cuba rejects continued inclusion on US terror list

    Date: 2013-05-31 14:40:10 GMT - Cuba - World - SN:36 - ID:134161

    Cuba-US-Terrorism Cuba rejects continued inclusion on US terror list HAVANA, May 31 (MENA) - Havana is forcefully condemning a US government decision to keep Cuba on its annual list of state sponsors of terrorism, ABC News reported. A ....

  • Lee Rigby death no excuse for attacks, says family

    Date: 2013-05-31 14:22:05 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:35 - ID:134154

    Britain-British soldier Lee Rigby death no excuse for attacks, says family LONDON, May 31 (MENA) - Killed soldier Lee Rigby would not have wanted his death used to excuse reprisal attacks, his family have said. Drummer Rigby's family ....

  • Three soldiers, 20 militants killed in Taliban attack in western Pakistan

    Date: 2013-05-31 14:09:01 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:33 - ID:134127

    Pakistan-Security Three soldiers, 20 militants killed in Taliban attack in western Pakistan ISLAMABAD, May 31 (MENA) - At least three soldiers were killed and 15 were injured in a clash with militants in the northwestern tribal region of ....

  • Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev 'walking'

    Date: 2013-05-31 11:21:20 GMT - USA - World - SN:17 - ID:133830

    US-Blasts-Health Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev 'walking' WASHINGTON, May 31 (MENA) - Surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has recovered enough to walk, his mother says. Zubeidat Tsarnaeva said her ....

  • 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 ....

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