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  • 6 killed, 20 injured in bus crash in Bulgaria

    Date: 2018-04-13 12:28:18 GMT - Bulgaria - World - SN:23 - ID:7347907

    SOFIA, April 13 (MENA) - Six people were killed and at least 20 others including a child were injured when a bus overturned on a highway near the Bulgarian capital, the Bulgarian health ministry was quoted by The New York Times newspaper as saying ....

  • 36 Daesh terrorists killed, wounded in airstrikes in Afghanistan

    Date: 2018-04-13 10:57:42 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:19 - ID:7347713

    KABUL, April 13 (MENA) - At least 16 militants affiliated to Daesh terrorist group were killed and around 20 others injured in joint raids carried out by the Afghan and US forces in northern Jawzjan province of Afghanistan. The 209th Shaheen ....

  • Pakistani court bars former PM Nawaz Sharif from politics for life

    Date: 2018-04-13 10:55:08 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:17 - ID:7347711

    ISLAMABAD, April 13 (MENA) - Pakistan's Supreme Court on Friday banned former prime minister Nawaz Sharif from participating in elections for life. The court ruled that disqualification handed down under Article 62 (1)(f) of the country's ....

  • UNSC delegation to visit Myanmar, Bangladesh late April--UN

    Date: 2018-04-13 07:33:58 GMT - United Nations - World - SN:7 - ID:7347452

    NEW YORK, April 13 (MENA) - A delegation from the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is set to visit Myanmar and Bangladesh during the period April 26 through May 2, according to a diplomatic source at the UN. The trip will help improve the ....

  • Official: Taliban attack killed 10 police in western Afghanistan

    Date: 2018-04-13 07:22:40 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:6 - ID:7347441

    KABUL, April 13 (MENA) - A Taliban attack in Afghanistan's western Herat province has killed 10 police officers and wounded four, according to a local official. The attack Thursday night in Shindand district lasted for hours. Shindand governor ....

  • Large power outage affects 870K customers across Puerto Rico

    Date: 2018-04-12 22:52:55 GMT - USA - World - SN:112 - ID:7347343

    PUERTO RICO, US, April 12 (MENA) - Some 870,000 electricity customers across Puerto Rico were left without power on Thursday after another widespread outage, forcing the island's main public hospital and international airport to switch to backup ....

  • White House: Trump finishes meeting on Syria without final decision

    Date: 2018-04-12 21:22:52 GMT - USA - World - SN:106 - ID:7347300

    WASHINGTON, April 12 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump met with his national security team Thursday to discuss Syria but no final decision has been made about a U.S. response to a suspected chemical attack by the Syrian regime, White House press ....

  • Russia says to take tit-for-tat measures against Kiev over situation with Nord ship

    Date: 2018-04-12 18:55:05 GMT - Russia - World - SN:94 - ID:7347070

    MOSCOW, April 12 (MENA) - Russia reserves the right to take tit-for-tat measures against Ukraine in the wake of the situation with the fishing vessel Nord, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday. The provocation ....

  • Italy won't take part in Syria action

    Date: 2018-04-12 17:56:44 GMT - Italy - World - SN:89 - ID:7347046

    ROME, April 12 (MENA) - Italy will not take part in any military action in Syria, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said Thursday, according to sources at the premier's office, ANSA reported. On the basis of international and bilateral accords ....

  • Greek fighter jet crashes in sea after patrol, pilot killed - report

    Date: 2018-04-12 16:12:08 GMT - Greece - World - SN:78 - ID:7346855

    ATHENS, April 12 (MENA) - A Greek air force fighter jet has crashed into the Aegean Sea after returning from a patrol, killing the pilot, Defense Ministry officials said. According to The Washington Post, the officials said the single-seat Mirage ....

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