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  • Pompeo didn't give Kim Jong Un ‘Rocket Man’ CD -- Washington

    Date: 2018-07-07 17:44:19 GMT - USA - World - SN:50 - ID:7477927

    WASHINGTON, July 7 (MENA) - Despite rumors to the contrary, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo did not give North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a CD containing the Elton John song "Rocket Man” during his time in Pyongyang this weekend, US State ....

  • Romanian MiG-21 fighter jet crashes during airshow, kills pilot

    Date: 2018-07-07 17:12:19 GMT - Romania - World - SN:47 - ID:7477893

    BUCHAREST, July 7 (MENA) - A Romanian air force MiG-21 Lancer fighter jet crashed during an airshow in eastern Romania on Saturday, killing its pilot, the defence ministry said, Euro News reported. Eyewitnesses at the airshow, attended by about ....

  • Pope Francis renews appeal to two-state solution to Palestinian-Israeli conflict

    Date: 2018-07-07 15:34:41 GMT - Italy - World - SN:40 - ID:7477751

    ROME, July 7 (MENA) - Pope Francis denounced the “occupation” of Mideast lands, and renewed his appeal for a two-state solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. This came during Francis' hosting the daylong ecumenical service in the Adriatic ....

  • Russia calls on the international community to support demining efforts in Syria

    Date: 2018-07-07 14:56:38 GMT - Russia - World - SN:37 - ID:7477617

    MOSCOW, July 7 (MENA) - The Russian Foreign Ministry on Saturday called on the international community to join the "Russian-Syrian" demining efforts in Syria, Russian Sputnik news agency reported. In a statement, the ministry called on the ....

  • Outcomes of China-CEEC cooperation exceed expectation: Chinese premier

    Date: 2018-07-07 14:48:13 GMT - China - World - SN:35 - ID:7477610

    BEIJING, July 7 (MENA) - The outcomes of cooperation between China and 16 Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) achieved in the past six years have exceeded expectation, visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said here Saturday. Li made the ....

  • Cypriot defense minister: Turkish occupation of Cyprus should be terminated

    Date: 2018-07-07 14:43:29 GMT - Cyprus - World - SN:34 - ID:7477689

    NICOSIA, July 7 (MENA) - The Turkish occupation of Cyprus must be terminated, Cypriot Defense Minister Savvas Angelides stressed on Saturday, adding that a settlement of the Cyprus problem must be functional and viable. There must be no foreign ....

  • Pompeo cites progress in N. Korea nuclear talks

    Date: 2018-07-07 14:12:00 GMT - USA - World - SN:32 - ID:7477491

    PYONGYANG, July 7 (MENA) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ended a second day of nuclear talks with North Korean officials saying that progress had been made and working groups would continue discussions but offered scant detail on key issues ....

  • Death toll reaches 46 from floods, landslides in Japan

    Date: 2018-07-07 11:29:27 GMT - Japan - World - SN:25 - ID:7477345

    TOKYO, July 7 (MENA) - Authorities in Japan said that as of 7:00 pm on Saturday, 46 people are dead and five others were found unconscious. At least 48 remain missing, Japanese NHK broadcasting reported. Authorities warn that the death toll may ....

  • Explosion on Kandahar-Zabul highway leaves 3 civilians dead

    Date: 2018-07-07 11:19:50 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:22 - ID:7477273

    KABUL, July 7 (MENA) - At least three civilians were killed in an explosion that hit the Kandahar-Zabul highway in the vicinity of Zabul province, Khaama Press news agency quoted local officials as saying on Saturday. The blast took place late on ....

  • Troops fire at anti-India protesters in Kashmir; 3 killed

    Date: 2018-07-07 11:01:11 GMT - India - World - SN:21 - ID:7477177

    NEW DELHI, July 7 (MENA) - Two young men and a teenage girl were killed in disputed Kashmir on Saturday when government forces fired at anti-India protesters who disrupted a military-led operation against rebels, police and medics said. As ....

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