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  • EC president: Migration is Europe's long-term problem

    Date: 2018-02-14 12:39:40 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:40 - ID:7245026

    VIENNA, Feb 14 (MENA) - European Council (EC) President Donald Tusk said "Managing flows of migrants to Europe will be a challenge for “many years to come," politico magazine reported on Wednesday. Speaking in Vienna after meeting with ....

  • South Africa’s ANC demands Zuma resignation, threatening no-confidence vote

    Date: 2018-02-14 12:02:23 GMT - South Africa - World - SN:36 - ID:7245258

    PRETORIA, Feb 14 (MENA) - South Africa’s ruling African National Congress warned President Jacob Zuma that he faced ouster through a no-confidence vote if he did not resign Wednesday, a day after the party demanded he step down amid corruption ....

  • Fortify Rights urges UNSC to refer genocide in Myanmar to ICC

    Date: 2018-02-14 10:04:09 GMT - Bangladesh - World - SN:20 - ID:7244882

    DHAKA, Feb 14 (MENA) - Fortify Rights, a human rights body in Southeast Asia, urged the UN Security Council to refer Myanmar to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate genocide and atrocities against Rohingyas, The United News of ....

  • Denmark's Prince Henrik dies at 83

    Date: 2018-02-14 07:30:50 GMT - Denmark - World - SN:11 - ID:7244717

    COPENHAGEN, Feb 14 (MENA) - Prince Henrik of Denmark, the husband of Queen Margrethe, has died at the age of 83, the BBC quoted the Royal House as saying. The prince died "peacefully in his sleep" at Fredensborg Castle, north of Copenhagen, it ....

  • Ukraine opposition leader vows to rally people from abroad

    Date: 2018-02-13 22:49:19 GMT - Poland - World - SN:104 - ID:7244240

    WARSAW, Feb 13 (MENA) - Ukrainian opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili said Tuesday he would continue rallying people against the nation's authorities from abroad, following his deportation, ABC News reported. At a news conference in Warsaw, ....

  • UK's May to hold crunch talks with Germany's Merkel in Berlin

    Date: 2018-02-13 22:43:02 GMT - Germany - World - SN:103 - ID:7244307

    BERLIN, Feb 13 (MENA) – British Prime Minister Theresa May is heading to Berlin on Friday to meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a bid to exploit Brexit divisions within the EU to get the best possible terms for a transition deal, the ....

  • Japan says it won’t fall for North Korean ‘charm offensive’

    Date: 2018-02-13 22:41:25 GMT - Japan - World - SN:102 - ID:7244241

    TOKYO, Feb 13 (MENA) – Tokyo, undeterred by possible signs of Washington and Seoul gravitating toward dialogue with Pyongyang, said Tuesday that it has no intention of backing down from its hard-line policy of heaping “maximum pressure” on the ....

  • Afghan intelligence foils car bombing plot

    Date: 2018-02-13 22:38:01 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:101 - ID:7244341

    KABUL, Feb 13 (MENA) - The Afghan intelligence operatives thwarted a plot by the anti-government armed militant groups to detonate a car bomb in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar province, Khaama Press agency reported Tuesday. ....

  • Acting Czech PM loses lawsuit against claims he collaborated

    Date: 2018-02-13 22:35:17 GMT - Slovakia - World - SN:100 - ID:7244244

    BRATISLAVA, Feb 13 (MENA) - A Slovak court has dismissed a lawsuit by the acting Czech prime minister, Andrej Babis, against claims that he collaborated with the Czechoslovak communist-era secret police, Fox News reported on Tuesday. Babis was ....

  • Julian Assange to be arrested if he leaves Ecuadorian embassy: British judge

    Date: 2018-02-13 22:32:45 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:99 - ID:7244230

    LONDON, Feb 13 (MENA) - Julian Assange can still be detained by police if he leaves the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, a judge has ruled after refusing to cancel a long-standing arrest warrant. The Wikileaks founder’s legal team argued that ....

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