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  • Thousands of women protest rebel killings in eastern Congo

    Date: 2018-04-27 16:03:24 GMT - Democratic Republic of Congo - World - SN:65 - ID:7372400

    KINSHASA, April 27 (MENA) - Thousands of women are demonstrating in the eastern Congo city of Beni, calling on the army and United Nations peacekeepers to stop deadly rebel attacks in the region, ABC News reported. Col. Richard Kazingufu, commander ....

  • Guterres: Many people were moved by the Korean leaders coming together

    Date: 2018-04-27 15:54:56 GMT - USA - World - SN:64 - ID:7372357

    NEW YORK, April 27 (MENA) - The United Nations Secretary General applauded the historic Korea summit and noted that many around the world are "moved by the powerful imagery," CNN reported. Secretary General Antonio Guterres "salutes the courage ....

  • 40 civilians killed, fleeing from violence in DRC

    Date: 2018-04-27 15:41:51 GMT - Democratic Republic of Congo - World - SN:62 - ID:7372359

    KINSHASA, April 27 (MENA) - At least 40 civilians drowned when their boats capsized on a storm-swollen river as they fled fighting in northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a senior local official was quoted by India's Business Insider ....

  • Doctor linked with Bin Laden liquidation relocated from Peshawar prison - source

    Date: 2018-04-27 14:53:11 GMT - USA - World - SN:60 - ID:7372311

    NEW YORK, April 27 (MENA) - Pakistani authorities have moved Shakeel Afridi, a doctor who contributed to the CIA operation to track down Osama bin Laden, the former leader of al-Qaeda terrorist organization from a prison in the city of Peshawar to ....

  • UN issues warning over deaths of black people in police custody in UK

    Date: 2018-04-27 14:35:34 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:57 - ID:7372282

    LONDON, April 27 (MENA) - The United Nations has raised serious concern over the deaths of a "disproportionate number" of black and minority ethnic people in police custody in Britain, The Independent reported Friday. "The deaths reinforce the ....

  • Trump not worried about mass protests ruining his visit to UK in July: US amb.

    Date: 2018-04-27 14:33:09 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:56 - ID:7372261

    LONDON, April 27 (MENA) - US Ambassador to the UK Woody Johnson said Friday that US President Donald Trump is not worried about mass protests ruining his working visit to the UK in July. The ambassador explained the visit is "very, very symbolic ....

  • North, South Korean summit wrapped up

    Date: 2018-04-27 14:14:51 GMT - south korea - World - SN:54 - ID:7372256

    SEOUL, April 27 (MENA) – North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and South Korea's President Moon Jae-in left the demilitarized zone and the inter-Korean summit has officially come to a close, CNN reported. Kim and his wife said their goodbyes to Moon ....

  • EU to send observer mission to historic Zimbabwe election

    Date: 2018-04-27 14:12:16 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:53 - ID:7372316

    BRUSSELS, April 27 (MENA) - The European Union said it will send observers to Zimbabwe's upcoming elections after an invitation from the country's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa, ABC News reported. The EU statement on Friday comes after its ....

  • Nobel prize in literature may be cancelled in 2018

    Date: 2018-04-27 13:54:54 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:51 - ID:7372260

    LONDON, April 27 (MENA) - The Swedish Academy is discussing whether to cancel the 2018 Nobel prize in literature, following a string of sexual assault allegations. A decision is expected on 3 May, The Guradian reported on Friday. At their weekly ....

  • 2 killed, 7 injured in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

    Date: 2018-04-27 13:46:46 GMT - Nigeria - World - SN:50 - ID:7372252

    ABUJA, April 27 (MENA) - At least two people have been killed and seven others wounded in an attack by Boko Haram extremists in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, the police was quoted by ABC news as saying Friday. Nigerian Police spokesman ....

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