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  • Australia rules out moving its Israel embassy to Jerusalem

    Date: 2018-06-16 15:58:15 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:35 - ID:7446818

    LONDON, June 16 (MENA) - Australia will not move its embassy to Jerusalem, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has said, despite strong support from the party’s base. The Liberal party’s youth arm had called on the government to relocate its ....

  • Chechen president: Business with Saudi Arabia, UAE strong

    Date: 2018-06-16 13:26:38 GMT - Russia - World - SN:27 - ID:7446517

    MOSCOW, June 16 (MENA) - Head of the Chechen Republic Ramzan Kadyrov said business with Saudi Arabia and the UAE is going stronger. At a working meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Chechen president said that "Saudi Arabia promises ....

  • First all-female terror cell jailed over plot to attack British Museum

    Date: 2018-06-16 12:44:15 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:25 - ID:7446563

    LONDON, June 16 (MENA) - A mother and daughter that formed Britain's first all-female Daesh terror cell have been jailed over a plot to attack the British Museum, The Telegraph reported. Rizlaine Boular, 22, planned to stab random members of the ....

  • Paramilitary forces' vehicle attacked in Pakistan's Quetta, 3 killed

    Date: 2018-06-16 10:40:22 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:20 - ID:7446397

    ISLAMABAD, June 16 (MENA) - Three servicemen were killed in a targeted attack on Quetta's Sariab Road on Eid day, Pakistani newspaper Dawn reported on Saturday. Initial reports suggest that a paramilitary forces vehicle was intercepted by ....

  • China announces anti-dumping measures on imported hydroiodic acid, ethanolamine

    Date: 2018-06-16 09:16:32 GMT - China - World - SN:14 - ID:7446278

    BEIJING, June 16 (MENA) - The Chinese Ministry of Commerce on Saturday announced that it will impose provisional anti-dumping measures on imported hydroiodic acid from the United States and Japan. A preliminary ruling by the ministry said that ....

  • Trump says Kim summit "direct, fruitful"

    Date: 2018-06-16 08:23:18 GMT - USA - World - SN:11 - ID:7446193

    WASHINGTON, June 16 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump on Saturday described summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore as direct and fruitful. "The talks were open, direct and fruitful,"said Trump in a video message broadcast by ....

  • Seoul welcomes Trump's plan to have phone conversation with Kim Jong-un

    Date: 2018-06-16 08:22:27 GMT - south korea - World - SN:10 - ID:7446205

    SEOUL, June 16 (MENA) - South Korea's presidential office on Saturday Cheong Wa Dae expressed optimism about US President Donald Trump's recent announcement that he would speak with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on the phone, deeming it "very ....

  • Glasgow fire ravages art school in Scotland

    Date: 2018-06-16 07:56:44 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:8 - ID:7446199

    LONDON, June 16 (MENA) - A huge fire has broken out at Glasgow School of Art, just four years after it was severely damaged in a blaze, Sky News channel reported on Saturday. "There is a fire at the Mackintosh Building. The fire brigade are ....

  • 5.5-degree quake hits southern Wallis and Futuna - USGS

    Date: 2018-06-16 07:27:47 GMT - France - World - SN:7 - ID:7446198

    PARIS, June 16 (MENA) - An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 struck 223 km (139 miles) south-southeast off the coast of Sigave in the French territory of Wallis and Futuna in the Pacific Ocean, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said on Saturday. There ....

  • Germany’s Horst Seehofer fires head of BAMF migrant and refugee agency

    Date: 2018-06-15 20:37:25 GMT - Germany - World - SN:64 - ID:7446041

    BERLIN, June 15 (MENA) - Germany's interior minister has fired the head of the country’s refugee agency after a scandal over improper asylum decisions came to light, Deutsche Welle reported. The immigration issue threatens to splinter German ....

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