World

  • Service : English General
  • Category : World
  • Australia unveils plan to become one of world’s top 10 arms exporters

    Date: 2018-01-28 22:53:01 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:104 - ID:7215432

    LONDON, Jan 28 (MENA) - Australia is set to become one of the world’s largest arms exporters under a controversial plan of the Australian prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull government’s, The Guardian reported. Turnbull has unveiled a new “defence ....

  • US president insists he would be ‘tougher’ than UK's PM in Brexit talks

    Date: 2018-01-28 22:48:43 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:103 - ID:7215411

    WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (MENA) - The US President said he would have a “different attitude” in talks with Brussels chiefs, before blasting the bloc’s trade policy as “very, very unfair” to the US, Politics Home reported. He made the comments in an ....

  • 9 arrested in connection with two deadly attacks in Kabul

    Date: 2018-01-28 22:42:18 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:102 - ID:7215399

    KABUL, Jan 28 (MENA) - Afghan intelligence chief Masoom Stanikzai said at least nine people have been arrested in connection with two recent deadly attacks in Kabul city, Khaama Press reported Sunday. He said five people have been arrested in ....

  • Turkish navy prevents Greek Def. Chief from approaching disputed islets on ship

    Date: 2018-01-28 22:29:27 GMT - Greece - World - SN:101 - ID:7215400

    ATHENS, Jan 28 (MENA) - The Turkish military said Sunday its navy has managed to stop a Greek coast guard motorboat and a patrol ship from approaching the disputed island of Imia (Kardak) in the Aegean Sea. "On the 28th of January at ....

  • Blogger Navalny detained in central Moscow - police

    Date: 2018-01-28 22:18:26 GMT - Russia - World - SN:100 - ID:7215417

    MOSCOW, Jan 28 (MENA) – Russian Blogger Alexei Navalny was detained in central Moscow on Sunday for violating rally organization’s regulations, the Moscow police’s press service told TASS on Sunday. "In Moscow’s Tverskaya Street, the police ....

  • Angelina Jolie calls on world powers to end Syrian war as she tours refugee camp in Jordan

    Date: 2018-01-28 22:04:47 GMT - Jordan - World - SN:98 - ID:7215558

    AMMAN, Jan 28 (MENA) - Angelina Jolie has called on the international community to end the 'senseless' Syrian conflict as the war enters its eighth year, Daily Mail reported. The Hollywood A-lister criticised the lack of a 'credible political and ....

  • Iraqi oil minister plans to visit Russia soon — ambassador

    Date: 2018-01-28 20:43:25 GMT - Russia - World - SN:93 - ID:7215454

    MOSCOW, Jan 28 (MENA) - Iraqi oil minister Jabbar Alluaibi plans to visit Russia soon to meet with Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, Iraq’s Ambassador in Moscow Haidar Mansour Hadi said in an interview with TASS. "We are expecting a ....

  • Multiple fatalities reported in western Pennsylvania car wash shooting - report

    Date: 2018-01-28 17:06:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:79 - ID:7215445

    WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (MENA) - Multiple people were fatally shot at a car wash in western Pennsylvania Sunday, New York Daily News reported. Five people were killed after gunfire broke out at Ed’s Car Wash in Melcroft, Pa., state police told local ....

  • Trump letter to African leaders: Tillerson to make 1st visit

    Date: 2018-01-28 15:01:42 GMT - USA - World - SN:68 - ID:7215183

    WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump sent a letter to African leaders informing them that US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will make his first visit to the continent as America’s top diplomat in March, US officials said. His ....

  • Turkey’s attack on Syrian Kurds could overturn the entire region

    Date: 2018-01-28 14:39:47 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:64 - ID:7215111

    LONDON, Jan 28 (MENA) - In whichever state they live, the Kurds endure a perilous existence. In Iran, the Kurdish people of the west have suffered significant persecution at the hands of the Islamic republic, while in Iraq, the Kurds of the north ....

Middle East News Agency © - designed and developed : GCSSD
Intellectual Property Rights reserved to GCSSD