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  • Turkish Airlines denies relocating its employees at Beirut Airport

    Date: 2013-08-12 12:35:30 GMT - Lebanon - World - SN:35 - ID:237832

    Lebanon/Turkey/Airlines Turkish Airlines denies relocating its employees at Beirut Airport BEIRUT, Aug 12 (MENA) – Turkish Airlines denies moving its employees from its central Beirut bureaus to Beirut Airport after the abduction of its two ....

  • Kerry trip to Brazil, Colombia could be chilly

    Date: 2013-08-12 11:37:49 GMT - Colombia - World - SN:26 - ID:237730

    US/Colombia/Arrival Kerry trip to Brazil, Colombia could be chilly BOGOTA, Aug 12 (MENA) - US Secretary of State John Kerry's attempts to build warmer relations with two US allies in Latin America may be hindered by resentment after reports ....

  • S. Korea faces possible power shortage

    Date: 2013-08-12 09:24:05 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:237540

    S.Korea/Power S. Korea faces possible power shortage SEOUL, 12 (MENA) - South Korea may be forced to take extreme measures to avoid a nationwide blackout Monday with six nuclear reactors still out of work for maintenance, the Korean news ....

  • Police clash with protesters in Adana, Hakkari

    Date: 2013-08-12 09:23:41 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:12 - ID:237555

    Turkey/Clashes Police clash with protesters in Adana, Hakkari ANKARA, Aug 12 (MENA) - Clashes broke out between Turkish police and a masked group of 30 members who were trying to stage an anti-government protest in central Hakkari on ....

  • Turkey closes trade, cultural centers in Beirut over pilots' abduction

    Date: 2013-08-12 09:02:12 GMT - Lebanon - World - SN:10 - ID:237512

    Lebanon/Turkey Turkey closes trade, cultural centers in Beirut over pilots' abduction BEIRUT, Aug 12 (MENA) - Turkey has decided to temporarily close its trade and cultural centers in Lebanon following the abduction of two pilots in ....

  • Typhoon batters Philippines; 23 fishermen missing

    Date: 2013-08-12 08:23:48 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:5 - ID:237492

    Philippines/Typhoon Typhoon batters Philippines; 23 fishermen missing MANILA, Aug 12 (MENA) - A powerful typhoon struck the northern Philippines on Monday, toppling power lines and dumping heavy rains across mountains, cities and ....

  • Norway PM works as secret taxi driver

    Date: 2013-08-12 00:20:04 GMT - Norway - World - SN:76 - ID:237436

    Norway/PM Norway PM works as secret taxi driver OSLO, Aug 11 (MENA) - Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg spent an afternoon working incognito as a taxi driver in Oslo, the BBC reported on Sunday. Stoltenberg said he had wanted ....

  • NATO says 3 service members killed in Afghanistan

    Date: 2013-08-11 20:43:15 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:66 - ID:237289

    Afghanistan/Blast NATO says 3 service members killed in Afghanistan KABUL, Aug 11 (MENA) - NATO said three of its service members were killed Sunday in eastern Afghanistan but provided no further details, ABC News reported. The ....

  • Spain 'to take Gibraltar dispute to UN'

    Date: 2013-08-11 20:13:41 GMT - Spain - World - SN:64 - ID:237272

    Spain/UK Spain 'to take Gibraltar dispute to UN' MADRID, Aug 11 (MENA) - Spain will seek to take its dispute with the UK over Gibraltar to the UN with the support of Argentina, according to Spanish media. Spanish Foreign Minister José ....

  • 2 dead, 16 injured after explosion in Eastern Ukraine

    Date: 2013-08-11 20:03:14 GMT - Russia - World - SN:63 - ID:237250

    Russia/Ukraine 2 dead, 16 injured after explosion in Eastern Ukraine MOSCOW, Aug 11 (MENA) – Two people were killed and 16 people injured in an explosion that tore through an apartment block in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk on Sunday, ....

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