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  • Pullout of militants from Yarmouk camp about to end -- Russian Gen.

    Date: 2018-05-09 22:05:06 GMT - Russia - World - SN:78 - ID:7392729

    MOSCOW, May 9 (MENA) - Russian military police are completing the pullout of fighters of illegal armed groups and members of their families from eastern areas of the Palestinian refugees’ former camp of Yarmouk in the countryside of Damascus, TASS ....

  • Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad leads opposition to election win

    Date: 2018-05-09 21:12:32 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:76 - ID:7392702

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 9 (MENA) - The opposition led by former leader Mahathir Mohamad won a majority in parliamentary elections, the official Election Commission said, dealing a major blow to a political machine that has dominated politics since ....

  • Global-PRNewswire(6):Cristiano Ronaldo Announces New Animated Series, "STRIKER FORCE 7" In Partnership With Graphic India And VMS Communications

    Date: 2018-05-09 20:48:15 GMT - USA - World - SN:74 - ID:7392717

    Dear subscribers, following is a global bulletin published for PR ‎Newswire:‎ ~ The biggest sports star in the world creates new character entertainment property to be developed across numerous media platforms for his fans ~ LOS ANGELES, May ....

  • UK foreign secretary meets head of Syrian negotiation body in London

    Date: 2018-05-09 19:36:58 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:71 - ID:7392387

    LONDON, May 9 (MENA) - UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Minister for the Middle East Alistair Burt met on Wednesday with head of the Syrian Negotiation Commission Dr Nasr al-Hariri to discuss Syria’s future, and the UK’s role in helping to ....

  • Milk chocolate spillage closes motorway in Poland

    Date: 2018-05-09 18:40:16 GMT - Poland - World - SN:68 - ID:7392468

    WARSAW, May 9 (MENA) - Polish drivers were left in a sticky situation after a lorry overturned and spilled its cargo of milk chocolate on Wednesday, Euronews reported. The tanker crashed into a barrier on the A2 motorway and 24-tonnes of liquid ....

  • US, allies working to stop Iran from building nuclear bomb: Mattis

    Date: 2018-05-09 18:38:11 GMT - USA - World - SN:67 - ID:7392388

    WASHINGTON, May 9 (MENA) - The United States will continue working with its allies to ensure Iran does not acquire a nuclear weapon, US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Wednesday, a day after President Donald Trump withdrew from an international ....

  • Afghanistan: 100 gov't forces go missing after Taliban captures district

    Date: 2018-05-09 17:42:09 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:64 - ID:7392385

    KABUL, May 9 (MENA) - Over 100 Afghan government forces went missing following the fall of Tala Wa Barfak district in Baghlan province on Tuesday, Tolo News quoted head of Baghlan Provincial Council Mohammad Safdar Mohseni as saying. Some key ....

  • 6 Mexican soldiers killed, wounded in attack

    Date: 2018-05-09 17:14:48 GMT - Mexico - World - SN:62 - ID:7392384

    MEXICO CITY, May 9 (MENA) - Mexico's army said that three of its soldiers have been killed and three more wounded in an ambush in the southern state of Guerrero, ABC News reported on Wednesday. In a statement, the army said the attack occurred in ....

  • Putin discusses US exit from Iran nuclear deal with Russia’s Security Council

    Date: 2018-05-09 17:10:49 GMT - Russia - World - SN:61 - ID:7392232

    MOSCOW, May 9 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin held a meeting with permanent members of Russia’s Security Council to discuss the US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal and Israeli airstrikes against Syria, TASS news agency quoted acting ....

  • OIC calls for relief to Somalia after severe flooding

    Date: 2018-05-09 16:22:41 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - World - SN:57 - ID:7392340

    RIYADH, May 9 (MENA) - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) called on the member states and their humanitarian organizations to urgently extend immediate assistance to Somalia, which is currently facing devastating floods in the southern ....

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