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  • Infighting leaves five Daesh militants dead in Afghanistan

    Date: 2018-05-12 07:40:13 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:8 - ID:7396096

    KABUL, May 12 (MENA) - At least five militants affiliated to Daesh terrorist group were killed by their own comrades in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial government media office said in a statement that the militants were ....

  • Immigration Dept confirms Najib, Rosmah on travel blacklist

    Date: 2018-05-12 07:13:55 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:6 - ID:7396094

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 12 (MENA) - The Malaysian Immigration Department has confirmed that former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor have been blacklisted and barred from leaving the country. "The ....

  • Pompeo says US would help North Korea's economy if it gives up nukes

    Date: 2018-05-11 22:05:54 GMT - USA - World - SN:78 - ID:7395952

    WASHINGTON, May 11 (MENA) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday his country is willing to help North Korea with its economy if the North gets rid of its nuclear weapons, CNBC reported. Pompeo is holding a joint news conference with ....

  • Argentina purchased 5 fighter jets from French navy

    Date: 2018-05-11 19:12:03 GMT - Argentina - World - SN:71 - ID:7395851

    BUENOS AIRES, May 11 (MENA) - Argentina purchased five used Super Etendard fighter jets from France’s navy for 12.6 million euros ($15.1 million), the South American country was quoted by Euronews as saying in its official government gazette on ....

  • Teen injured in 21st school shooting in US within year

    Date: 2018-05-11 18:17:22 GMT - USA - World - SN:67 - ID:7395829

    WASHINGTON, May 11 (MENA) - A 14-year-old boy is in custody on suspicion of shooting a teen in the arm at a US Southern California high school, CNN quoted the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department as saying Friday. The shooting happened at or ....

  • Russia thwarts Turkish-funded Victory Day terror plot

    Date: 2018-05-11 17:52:55 GMT - Russia - World - SN:64 - ID:7395749

    MOSCOW, May 11 (MENA) - Russian special services on the eve of Victory Day detained a group of terrorists who had plotted terrorist attacks at the Immortal Regiment procession in Moscow, Deputy Foreign Minister Oleg Syromolotov told TASS on ....

  • Hungary says Europe remains 'defenseless' against migrants

    Date: 2018-05-11 17:28:00 GMT - Greece - World - SN:62 - ID:7395752

    ATHENS, May 11 (MENA) - Hungary's Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said Friday that Europe remains threatened by unchecked immigration and must focus on stopping it, three years after the mass influx of about a million people, ABC News ....

  • Trump to welcome NATO chief to White House next week

    Date: 2018-05-11 16:38:04 GMT - USA - World - SN:56 - ID:7395683

    WASHINGTON, May 11 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump will welcome NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg to the White House next week, ahead of the alliance's annual summit in July. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a ....

  • Scottish parliament unlikely to reject EU withdrawal bill

    Date: 2018-05-11 16:36:41 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:55 - ID:7395658

    LONDON, May 11 (MENA) - The Scottish parliament is expected to reject the UK government’s plans for sharing EU powers after Brexit, increasing pressure on Theresa May to offer further compromises, The Guardian reported on Friday. A large ....

  • Sweden asks Guatemala for explanation over expelling its amb.

    Date: 2018-05-11 16:29:34 GMT - Sweden - World - SN:54 - ID:7395656

    STOCKHOLM, May 11 (MENA) - Sweden looked to Guatemala for an explanation on Friday after the Central American country asked the Swedish ambassador to leave, after accusing Sweden of interfering in its internal affairs, ABC News reported. Sweden's ....

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