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  • Trump says sanctions having 'big impact' on North Korea

    Date: 2018-01-02 17:40:12 GMT - USA - World - SN:86 - ID:7171395

    WASHINGTON, Jan 2 (MENA) – US President Donald Trump said Tuesday that US sanctions on North Korea are having a “big impact” on the rogue regime, while reprising his “rocket man” label for Kim Jong Un, according to Fox News. “Sanctions and ....

  • France concerned over developments in Iran

    Date: 2018-01-02 17:25:54 GMT - France - World - SN:85 - ID:7171312

    PARIS, Jan 2 (MENA) - France is concerned over the number of victims and arrests during the massive protests in Iran, according to a statement by the French Foreign Ministry on Tuesday. "The French authorities are closely monitoring the ....

  • Conway says White House to meet with Capitol Hill leaders this week

    Date: 2018-01-02 16:00:47 GMT - USA - World - SN:79 - ID:7171187

    WASHINGTON, Jan 2 (MENA) - Counselor to the US President Kellyanne Conway said on Tuesday the White House is working with leaders on Capitol Hill to layout the legislative agenda for the year, The Washington Times reported. “I know the big four ....

  • Son of Shah of Iran encourages protests against ruling regime

    Date: 2018-01-02 15:47:20 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:76 - ID:7171124

    CAIRO, Jan 2 (MENA) - Reza Pahlavi, former Iranian Prince and son of Shah (King) Mohammad Reza Pahlavi - deposed in the 1979 Islamic Revolution encouraged the ongoing anti-government protests on Tuesday. Pahlavi wrote on his official twitter ....

  • US drones target Taliban insurgents in Nangarhar province

    Date: 2018-01-02 15:08:15 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:68 - ID:7171086

    KABUL, Jan 2 (MENA) - US forces based in Afghanistan have carried new airstrikes on Taliban targets in eastern Nangarhar province with local officials saying at least seven militants including two Daesh insurgents were killed during the raids, ....

  • Iranian people finally oppose their regime's corruption, brutualty

    Date: 2018-01-02 13:07:09 GMT - USA - World - SN:50 - ID:7170830

    WASHINGTON, Jan 2 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump denounced the Iranian regime, saying it is brutal and corrupt regime, Sky News channel reported. Trump tweeted Tuesday "The people of Iran are finally acting against the brutal and corrupt ....

  • US general: Daesh's 'repressive ideology' endures despite lost territory

    Date: 2018-01-02 12:18:02 GMT - USA - World - SN:42 - ID:7170620

    WASHINGTON, Jan 2 (MENA) - The U.S. general in charge of coalition forces organized against the Islamic State (Daesh) said Monday that while most of the terrorist group's territory has been retaken, the group's hateful ideology remains a global ....

  • Troika States warn S. Sudan over breaking cease-fire

    Date: 2018-01-02 12:05:54 GMT - USA - World - SN:40 - ID:7170627

    WASHINGTON, Jan 2 (MENA) - The Troika States grouping the US, Britain and Norway warned on Tuesday South Sudan's warring sides over breaking a cease-fire after reported violations, according to a statement by the three countries. The statement ....

  • Pakistan fully capable of defending itself: Defense Minister

    Date: 2018-01-02 11:24:21 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:31 - ID:7170375

    ISLAMABAD, Jan 2 (MENA) - Pakistani Defense Minister Khurram Dastagir, in response to US President Donald Trump’s tweet, said that Pakistan is fully capable of defending its motherland, Geo news reported Tuesday. The jawans of Pakistan Armed ....

  • US supports Iranians right to protest peacefully- US official

    Date: 2018-01-02 10:48:48 GMT - USA - World - SN:26 - ID:7170371

    WASHINGTON, Jan 2 (MENA) - US State Department Regional Spokesman Nathaniel Tek said on Tuesday that the US supports Iranians’ right to protest peacefully. Tek told the US-funded Radio Sawa that the Iranian people are expressing their refusal to ....

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