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  • Egypt's consul in Paris attends ceremony marking anniversary of 'Paris attacks'

    Date: 2017-11-13 14:17:11 GMT - France - World - SN:35 - ID:7088741

    PARIS, Nov 13 (MENA) - Egypt's Consul General in Paris Serenad Gamil on Monday attended a ceremony marking the second anniversary of 'Paris attacks of November 13' that had left more than 130 victims including an Egyptian citizen, Salah el ....

  • 8 Afghan policemen killed by Taliban

    Date: 2017-11-13 08:30:10 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:12 - ID:7088197

    KABUL, Nov 13 (MENA) - An Afghan official saids a Taliban attack in western Farah province has killed eight police officers, ABC news reported. Mohammad Naser Mehri, spokesman for the provincial governor, said the Taliban attacked a police check ....

  • UK minister dismisses the EU's two-week deadline for Britain to set out 'divorce' bill commitment

    Date: 2017-11-12 22:54:32 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:85 - ID:7087629

    LONDON, Nov 12 (MENA) - Brexit Secretary David Davis has dismissed the two-week deadline set by the chief EU Brexit negotiator for the UK setting out how it will meet its financial obligations, The Independent reported. The secretary laughed in ....

  • Up to 40 UK lawmakers ready to sign letter of no confidence in Theresa May - report

    Date: 2017-11-12 22:49:08 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:84 - ID:7087618

    LONDON, Nov 12 (MENA) - Up to 40 Conservative MPs in the UK are now said to be prepared to sign a letter of no confidence in British Prime Minister Theresa May, The Independent reported Sunday. The number has increased in recent weeks, since the ....

  • Kremlin opposes double interpretation of Putin-Trump statement on Syria

    Date: 2017-11-12 22:41:29 GMT - Russia - World - SN:83 - ID:7087760

    MOSCOW, Nov 12 (MENA) - Any double interpretation of the latest joint statement on Syria by Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Donald Trump would be inappropriate, the Kremlin said Sunday. According to the statement, the two ....

  • Defeating Daesh top priority for Moscow, Washington- Statement

    Date: 2017-11-12 20:25:46 GMT - USA - World - SN:64 - ID:7087615

    WASHINGTON, Nov 12 (MENA) – US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin informally met on the sidelines of a regional economic summit in Vietnam Saturday and agreed to an extensive statement on the conflict in Syria, CNN ....

  • UN begins evacuating refugees from Libya to Niger

    Date: 2017-11-12 19:19:23 GMT - USA - World - SN:58 - ID:7087605

    NEW YORK, Nov 12 (MENA) - A group of vulnerable refugees from several African countries, who had been stuck in war-ravaged Libya, have been evacuated to Niger, Voice of America cited the UN as saying on Sunday. The UN refugee agency said the ....

  • Marine drill instructor gets 10 years in prison for hazing recruits, especially Muslims

    Date: 2017-11-11 20:17:24 GMT - USA - World - SN:77 - ID:7086302

    WASHINGTON, Nov 11 (MENA) - A military jury has sentenced a Marine Corps drill instructor to 10 years behind bars for tormenting and physically abusing young recruits, especially Muslims, ABC News reported Saturday. Joseph Felix on Thursday was ....

  • Three US carriers begin drill in Sea of Japan

    Date: 2017-11-11 19:47:49 GMT - Japan - World - SN:73 - ID:7086269

    TOKYO, Nov 11 (MENA) - The United States navy has begun a rarely performed drill in the Sea of Japan, mobilizing three aircraft carriers. The exercise is an apparent show of might against North Korea, Japan's NHK World TV reported Saturday. The ....

  • Huge rally in Barcelona demands jailed separatists' release

    Date: 2017-11-11 19:40:16 GMT - Spain - World - SN:72 - ID:7086270

    MADRID, Nov 11 (MENA) - Hundreds of thousands of people backing Catalonia's bid to secede from Spain packed the streets in downtown Barcelona Saturday to demand the release of jailed separatist leaders, ABC News reported. The rally's grassroots ....

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