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  • Tillerson, Lavrov discuss Syria, North Korea, Ukraine

    Date: 2018-01-24 16:21:42 GMT - Russia - World - SN:75 - ID:7209180

    MOSCOW, Jan 24 (MENA) - US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov discussed the ongoing crises in Syria, North Korea and Ukraine in a call on Wednesday, US News quoted US State Department spokeswoman Heather ....

  • 3 killed, 25 wounded as siege ends on NGO office in East of Afghanistan

    Date: 2018-01-24 16:17:45 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:73 - ID:7209165

    KABUL, Jan 24 (MENA) - At least three people have reportedly been killed and 25 others have sustained injuries following a coordinated attack on a non-governmental organization in Jalalabad city in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, Khaama ....

  • Global-PRNewswire (3):SAI Global expands executive leadership team to accelerate growth and innovation

    Date: 2018-01-24 16:13:59 GMT - Australia - World - SN:72 - ID:7209213

    SAI Global expands executive leadership team to accelerate growth and innovation New hires round out c-suite to support operations, product innovation and commercial strategy SYDNEY and CHICAGO, Jan. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ MENA/-- SAI ....

  • Taliban denies involvement in attack on NGO office in Jalalabad

    Date: 2018-01-24 10:52:44 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:39 - ID:7208138

    KABUL, Jan 24 (MENA) - Taliban militant group denied having any connection with an attack on a non-governmental organization's office in Jalalabad city in Afghanistan Wednesday morning, Khaama press agency reported. Provincial governor’s ....

  • At least 11 people injured in eastern Afghanistan

    Date: 2018-01-24 08:39:06 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:16 - ID:7207963

    KABUL, Jan 24 (MENA) - At least 11 people are reported injured in an attack which targeted the offices of the Save the Children charity in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad. A suspected suicide car bomb blast began the assault, with the ....

  • Senate Confirms Jerome H. Powell as Fed Chairman

    Date: 2018-01-24 08:30:53 GMT - USA - World - SN:13 - ID:7207866

    WASHINGTON, Jan 24 (MENA) - Jerome H. Powell sailed to Senate confirmation on Tuesday to become the 16th chairman of the Federal Reserve with a final vote of 84 to 13, the New York Times reported Wedesday. He will replace the outgoing Fed ....

  • Explosion rocks Jalalabad city

    Date: 2018-01-24 07:24:51 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:5 - ID:7207834

    KABUL, Jan 24 (MENA) - An explosion was heard in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, Khaama press agency reported Wednesday. There are no reports regarding the type of the blast, but preliminary ....

  • Bulgaria ex-spy chief sentenced to 15 years for misappropriation of funds

    Date: 2018-01-23 22:51:44 GMT - Bulgaria - World - SN:101 - ID:7207446

    SOFIA, Jan 23 (MENA) - Bulgaria's former intelligence chief Kircho Kirov was sentenced to 15 years in jail on Tuesday for what prosecutors described as the misappropriation of 5.1 million levs ($3.19 million) of public funds between 2007 and ....

  • Russia, Argentina invest $250 mln in development of uranium deposits

    Date: 2018-01-23 22:40:32 GMT - Russia - World - SN:100 - ID:7207444

    MOSCOW, Jan 23 (MENA) - Russia and Argentina signed a memorandum of understanding on exploration and development of uranium deposits in Argentina, TASS news agency reported Tuesday. This is according to a statement by the Ministry of Foreign ....

  • Greece won’t extradite Turkish soldiers, minister says

    Date: 2018-01-23 22:34:34 GMT - Greece - World - SN:99 - ID:7207403

    ATHENS, Jan 23 (MENA) - Greece will not extradite eight Turkish soldiers who fled there after a failed 2016 coup attempt, RT quoted the Greek justice minister as saying on Tuesday. Stavros Kontonis said he had discussed the case of the soldiers ....

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