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  • UN condemns terrorist attack in Afghanistan

    Date: 2013-05-24 20:47:51 GMT - USA - World - SN:66 - ID:123943

    US-Afghanistan-UN UN condemns terrorist attack in Afghanistan NEW YORK, May 24 (MENA) - The top United Nations official in Afghanistan strongly condemned the terrorist attack on a compound of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) ....

  • US, Turkey, Qatar call for UN rights debate on Syria

    Date: 2013-05-24 16:59:39 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:47 - ID:123668

    Switzerland-Syria US, Turkey, Qatar call for UN rights debate on Syria GENEVA, May 22 (MENA) - The United States, Turkey and Qatar called Friday for an urgent debate on Syria at the UN’s top human rights body next week, citing the escalating ....

  • Suicide attack in Peshawar kills four

    Date: 2013-05-24 15:46:01 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:39 - ID:123603

    Pakistan-Terrorist Attack Suicide attack in Peshawar kills four ISLAMABAD, May 22 (MENA) - A suicide blast took place on Friday near a mosque on Pajjagi road in the Saeedabad area of Peshawar, Pakistan, killing at least four people and ....

  • Court upholds prison sentence against former Italian PM

    Date: 2013-05-24 10:43:14 GMT - Italy - World - SN:16 - ID:123136

    Italy-Berlusconi Court upholds prison sentence against former Italian PM ROME, May 24 (MENA) – Italy's court of appeal has upheld a four-year prison sentence and five-year ban from public office for a fraud conviction against former Prime ....

  • Chinese official hopes to restore calm in ME to increase tourism exchange with Egypt

    Date: 2013-05-24 09:33:16 GMT - China - World - SN:10 - ID:123030

    China-Egypt-Tourism Chinese official hopes to restore calm in ME to increase tourism exchange with Egypt BEIJING, May 24 (MENA) - A Chinese official has hope the calm would be restored to the Middle East region after Arab Spring revolutions ....

  • Massive fuel-depot fire breaks out in Brazil

    Date: 2013-05-23 20:00:19 GMT - Brazil - World - SN:99 - ID:122743

    Brazil-Fuel Depot-Fire Massive fuel-depot fire breaks out in Brazil RIO DE JANEIRO, May 23 (MENA) - A massive fire broke out Thursday at a fuel depot on the northern outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, sending bright orange flames leaping high ....

  • Egyptian GDRs in London show mixed performance

    Date: 2013-05-23 18:43:03 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:90 - ID:122620

    Britain-Egypt-Bourse Egyptian GDRs in London show mixed performance LONDON, May 23 (MENA) - The Egyptian global depository receipts (GDRs) traded on the London Stock Exchange showed mixed performance at the close of Thursday's trading. ....

  • WB offers $ 150 million to Jordan to face Syrian refugees' influx

    Date: 2013-05-23 18:33:46 GMT - USA - World - SN:88 - ID:122606

    US-Jordan-World Bank WB offers $ 150 million to Jordan to face Syrian refugees' influx WASHINGTON, May 23 (MENA) - The World Bank (WB) has offered a sum of $150 million to the Jordanian government to help the authorities manage the ....

  • British defense secretary says shocked by brutality of cold-blooded murder of serviceman

    Date: 2013-05-23 18:26:19 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:87 - ID:122618

    Britain-Condemnation British defense secretary says shocked by brutality of cold-blooded murder of serviceman LONDON, May 23 (MENA) - British Defense Secretary Philip Hammond said that he was shocked by the brutality of the cold-blooded ....

  • Areva says one person dead in Niger attack

    Date: 2013-05-23 17:41:47 GMT - France - World - SN:78 - ID:122552

    France-Niger-Areva Areva says one person dead in Niger attack PARIS, May 23 (MENA) - Areva said, in a press release, that one person was killed in an attack at its Somair mine near Arlit in northern Niger earlier on Thursday. The ....

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