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  • US Justice Department: Grand jury indicts Manhattan attacker

    Date: 2017-11-22 09:09:04 GMT - USA - World - SN:20 - ID:7102823

    WASHINGTON, Nov 22 (MENA) - The US Justice Department said that a federal grand jury has indicted Sayfullo Saipov on terrorism and murder charges stemming from last month's truck attack in Lower Manhattan in which eight people were killed, Sky News ....

  • US navy aircraft crashes off Japan

    Date: 2017-11-22 08:27:02 GMT - USA - World - SN:15 - ID:7102749

    WASHINGTON, Nov 22 (MENA) - A US Navy aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers has crashed into the sea off the coast of Japan, the BBC reported. The cause of crash is unknown and the names those onboard are being withheld while next of kin are ....

  • Russian troops receive over 3,000 advanced weapon systems

    Date: 2017-11-21 22:53:50 GMT - Russia - World - SN:109 - ID:7102377

    MOSCOW, Nov 21 (MENA) - The Russian troops have received 3,400 latest weapon systems as part of the 2017 defense procurement program, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said while opening a meeting with the country’s top brass and defense industry ....

  • Putin informed Trump of meeting with Assad in phone call focused on Syria – Kremlin

    Date: 2017-11-21 22:52:29 GMT - Russia - World - SN:108 - ID:7102359

    MOSCOW, Nov 21 (MENA) - The Russian president’s recent meeting with his Syrian counterpart was one of the issues discussed on the phone by Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump. Other matters talked about ranged from Ukraine to Afghanistan ....

  • Russia may seek to marginalize Geneva talks, entrench Assad’s position in power - report

    Date: 2017-11-21 22:51:18 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:107 - ID:7102218

    LONDON, Nov 21 (MENA) - The Guardian newspaper highlighted a meeting between the Russian and Syrian presidents that took place on Monday in Sochi in Russia. In a report on Tuesday, the newspaper said that Russian President Vladimir Putin met his ....

  • US urges free, fair elections in Zimbabwe as Mugabe resigns

    Date: 2017-11-21 22:50:05 GMT - Zimbabwe - World - SN:106 - ID:7102449

    HARARE, Nov 21 (MENA) - The United States on Tuesday called for free and fair elections and unwavering respect for the rule of law in Zimbabwe following what it called the "historic moment" of Robert Mugabe's resignation as president, the Daily Mail ....

  • Kremlin reiterates Assad’s future role will be decided by Syrian people

    Date: 2017-11-21 22:40:48 GMT - Russia - World - SN:103 - ID:7102246

    MOSCOW, Nov 21 (MENA) - Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov has refused to answer a question on how Moscow sees Syrian President Bashar Assad’s future role. "Only the Syrian people can see Assad’s future role," Peskov told the media on ....

  • US airstrike kills over 100 al Shabaab militants in Somalia, military says

    Date: 2017-11-21 21:38:24 GMT - USA - World - SN:97 - ID:7102317

    WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (MENA) - The US military said it killed more than 100 Islamist militants in Somalia on Tuesday when it launched an air strike against the al Shabaab group, which is allied with al Qaeda, the Daily Mail reported. The military's ....

  • UK foreign secretary expected to visit Russia in December — diplomat

    Date: 2017-11-21 21:26:42 GMT - Russia - World - SN:96 - ID:7102225

    MOSCOW, Nov 21 (MENA) - UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is expected to visit Russia in late December; there has been no request for a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin yet, First Deputy Foreign Minister Vladimir Titov told reporters ....

  • S. Korea, US agree to make public non-confidential info related to USFK

    Date: 2017-11-21 21:09:55 GMT - south korea - World - SN:94 - ID:7102216

    SEOUL, Nov 21 (MENA) - In a major step to enhance transparency in American forces stationed here, South Korea and the United States agreed to make public any non-confidential information they have in relation to the United States Forces Korea ....

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