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  • 2 Americans among 5 killed after small plane crashes returning from Kenyan wildlife reserve

    Date: 2019-02-14 19:52:39 GMT - USA - World - SN:85 - ID:7805113

    WASHINGTON, Feb 14 (MENA) - At least two Americans were among five killed after a small plane carrying tourists from a nature reserve in western Kenya crashed Wednesday after attempting an emergency landing, Fox News reported. The Kenya Civil ....

  • UK PM defeated over Brexit strategy

    Date: 2019-02-14 19:18:11 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:82 - ID:7805030

    LONDON, Feb 14 (MENA) – UK Prime Minister Theresa May has suffered a fresh defeat in a Commons vote on her Brexit strategy by 303 to 258. Labor leader Jeremy Corbyn called on the prime minister - who did not take part in the debate - to "admit ....

  • Pompeo expresses Washington's desire to impose more sanctions against Iran

    Date: 2019-02-14 18:37:50 GMT - Poland - World - SN:79 - ID:7804949

    WARSAW, Feb 14 (MENA) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed his wish that the security conference held in Warsaw would maintain stability in the Middle East. During a press conference with his Polish counterpart here, Pompeo stressed that ....

  • Russian FM to hold talks with Oman's top diplomat on Feb. 18

    Date: 2019-02-14 16:20:55 GMT - Russia - World - SN:65 - ID:7804820

    MOSCOW, Feb 14 (MENA) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will hold talks with Oman’s top diplomat Yousuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah on February 18, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday. "On February 18, talks ....

  • Pompeo urges European allies to withdraw from Iranian nuclear agreement

    Date: 2019-02-14 16:01:42 GMT - Poland - World - SN:64 - ID:7804799

    WARSAW, Feb 14 (MENA) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday urged US allies to back Washington's sanctions on Iran, re-imposed after Trump exited the 2015 accord last year, ABC news reported. Pompeo, addressing a meeting in Poland on ....

  • 7 Taliban militants killed, wounded in a premature IED explosion

    Date: 2019-02-14 10:49:06 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:23 - ID:7804083

    KABUL, Feb 14 (MENA) - At least seven Taliban militants were killed or wounded in a premature explosion of an improvised explosive device (IED) in eastern Nangarhar province, Khaama Press reported. The 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in ....

  • US ambassador: N. Korea sanctions to linger until denuclearization

    Date: 2019-02-14 07:13:57 GMT - south korea - World - SN:6 - ID:7803846

    SEOUL, Feb 14 (MENA) - US Ambassador to South Korea Harry Harris stressed Thursday that sanctions will remain in place until North Korea denuclearizes, as Washington and Pyongyang are preparing for their second summit slated for late this month, the ....

  • Airbus set to scrap production of the world's largest airliner

    Date: 2019-02-14 07:11:38 GMT - France - World - SN:5 - ID:7803841

    PARIS, Feb 14 (MENA) - Europe's Airbus announced plans to scrap production of the world's largest airliner on Thursday, abandoning its A380 superjumbo program in favor of smaller, more nimble jets, CNBC reported. In a statement published on ....

  • US charges ex-Air Force intel agent with defecting to Iran

    Date: 2019-02-13 19:02:53 GMT - USA - World - SN:103 - ID:7803554

    WASHINGTON, Feb 13 (MENA) - The US Justice Department charged a former Air Force intelligence official Wednesday with spying for Iran. The woman exposed a fellow US agent and helped the Revolutionary Guard target her former colleagues with ....

  • Trump to sign border security deal - newspaper

    Date: 2019-02-13 18:45:53 GMT - USA - World - SN:101 - ID:7803481

    WASHINGTON, Feb 13 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump signaled he will sign the bipartisan border security deal hatched by the Congress that secures $1.38 billion for 55 miles of physical barriers on the southern border, averting another government ....

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