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  • One killed, eight injured in Paris stabbing attack

    Date: 2018-05-12 20:35:24 GMT - France - World - SN:70 - ID:7397317

    PARIS, May 12 (MENA) - One person has died and seven others were injured after a knifeman attacked bystanders in Paris, Sky News reported on Saturday. The attacker has been shot dead by police after the attack in the attack in the French ....

  • Armenian president appoints new government

    Date: 2018-05-12 20:15:49 GMT - Armenia - World - SN:68 - ID:7397254

    YEREVAN, May 12 (MENA) - Armenian President Armen Sarkissian has made all of the appointments to the country's new government, the president's office was quoted by Sputnik on Saturday. Armenian President Armen Sarkissian appointed the country's ....

  • Merkel decries US pullout from Iran deal, gets peace prize

    Date: 2018-05-12 20:15:18 GMT - Italy - World - SN:67 - ID:7397230

    ROME, May 12 (MENA) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Iran nuclear accord makes the situation in the Middle East "more difficult," Fox News reported. Speaking on Saturday ....

  • Thousands stage anti-corruption, government protest in Romania

    Date: 2018-05-12 19:51:38 GMT - Romania - World - SN:65 - ID:7397228

    BUCHAREST, May 12 (MENA) – Thousands of people have gathered in Romania's capital to protest a contentious judicial overhaul they say will make it harder to prosecute senior officials for graft, Fox News reported. Romanians of all ages assembled ....

  • Kazakhstan says all parties to attend Astana talks on Syria

    Date: 2018-05-12 19:23:46 GMT - Kazakhstan - World - SN:63 - ID:7397232

    ASTANA, May 12 (MENA) - All parties to the negotiations in Astana to resolve the Syrian crisis have confirmed their participation in the meeting scheduled to be held on May 14-15, the press service of Kazakhstan’s Foreign Ministry was quoted by TASS ....

  • Thousands of Poles march to denounce government

    Date: 2018-05-12 19:22:10 GMT - Poland - World - SN:62 - ID:7397229

    WARSAW, May 12 (MENA) - Thousands of Poles marched in Warsaw to demand respect for their country's constitution while denouncing a populist government that they accuse of eroding democracy, ABC news reported on Saturday. Many participants carried ....

  • 5 Taliban militants killed in eastern Afghanistan

    Date: 2018-05-12 18:44:13 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:57 - ID:7397181

    KABUL, May 12 (MENA) - At least five Taliban militants were killed and seven others were wounded during operations jointly launched by the national security and defense forces in Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan, Khaama Press reported on ....

  • Three killed when light aircraft crashes in Spain

    Date: 2018-05-12 18:26:26 GMT - Spain - World - SN:54 - ID:7397153

    MADRID, May 12 (MENA) - Three people were killed on Saturday when a light aircraft crashed in Spain, authorities said, Euro News reported. The nationality of the victims was not immediately known, though the plane began its journey in Cascais, ....

  • North Korea to dismantle nuclear testing site on May 23

    Date: 2018-05-12 17:08:12 GMT - south korea - World - SN:51 - ID:7397101

    WASHINGTON, May 12 (MENA) - North Korea outlined steps Saturday to dismantle its nuclear testing site on May 23 -- and confirmed that international journalists, including from the United States and the United Kingdom, would be invited to watch this ....

  • US says hoping North Korea to be 'close partner'

    Date: 2018-05-12 16:13:52 GMT - USA - World - SN:46 - ID:7397038

    WASHINGTON, May 12 (MENA) - The United States aspires to have North Korea as a "close partner" and not an enemy, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said, noting that the US has often in history become good friends with former adversaries. In ....

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