World

  • Service : English General
  • Category : World
  • India pulls back forces from Doklam, China says

    Date: 2017-08-28 08:24:47 GMT - China - World - SN:9 - ID:6965276

    BEIJING, Aug 28 (MENA) - India has pulled back all border personnel and equipment from the border standoff site at Doklam as of Monday afternoon, according to an official statement by the Chinese Foreign Ministry. Disengagement has started at ....

  • 10 arrested as tension grows between protest groups in Berkeley

    Date: 2017-08-28 07:19:54 GMT - USA - World - SN:6 - ID:6965161

    WASHINGTON, Aug 28 (MENA) - The Berkeley Police Department arrested 10 people for various violations, including fighting, as tension grows between demonstrators protesting hate groups and supporters of US President Donald Trump on Sunday afternoon, ....

  • Tillerson: US will keep up 'peaceful pressure' on North Korea

    Date: 2017-08-27 22:48:54 GMT - USA - World - SN:78 - ID:6964954

    WASHINGTON, Aug 27 (MENA) - US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Sunday the firing of three ballistic missiles by North Korea this week was a provocative act but that the United States will continue to seek a peaceful resolution, the Voice of ....

  • British citizens leaving UK because of Brexit amid exodus of Europeans

    Date: 2017-08-27 22:32:26 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:77 - ID:6964955

    LONDON, Aug 27 (MENA) - British citizens devastated by the EU referendum result are leaving the UK to seek a new life abroad as statistics reveal rising emigration, The Independent reported. Following a report on the European citizens fleeing ....

  • US paper says Hezbollah Iran’s Middle East agent, emissary, hammer

    Date: 2017-08-27 21:46:10 GMT - USA - World - SN:74 - ID:6964953

    NEW YORK, Aug 27 (MENA) - For three decades, Hezbollah maintained a singular focus as a Lebanese military group fighting Israel, The New York Times reported Sunday. "It built a network of bunkers and tunnels near Lebanon’s southern border, ....

  • Russia to sign contracts over $34Bln at Eastern Economic Forum - official

    Date: 2017-08-27 20:55:35 GMT - Russia - World - SN:71 - ID:6964792

    MOSCOW, Aug 27 (MENA) - Moscow plans to conclude agreements worth over 2 trillion rubles ($34 billion) during the upcoming Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Vladivostok, Deputy Prime Minister Yury Trutnev said. "We hope that the value of signed ....

  • Death toll in Helmand suicide bombing rises to 13

    Date: 2017-08-27 18:48:13 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:62 - ID:6964904

    KABUL, Aug 27 (MENA) - A suicide bomber reportedly detonated his explosives near a military vehicle in Nawa district of southern Helmand province killing at least 13 people and wounding 19, Tolo News reported. The attack occurred around 6:30 pm ....

  • Suspected Boko Haram extremists kill 16 in north Cameroon

    Date: 2017-08-27 18:34:16 GMT - Cameroon - World - SN:61 - ID:6964851

    YAOUNDE, Aug 27 (MENA) - Residents say suspected Boko Haram extremists killed at least 16 people and burned homes in two villages in Cameroon's north, near the border with Nigeria, ABC News reported. Iya Gana, whose husband was killed in the ....

  • Local official: 10 killed in Afghanistan suicide attack

    Date: 2017-08-27 18:04:16 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:60 - ID:6964887

    KABUL, Aug 27 (MENA) - Ten people, including soldiers and civilians, were killed when a suicide car bomber attacked an Afghan army convoy in southern Helmand province, a local official said, ABC News reported. Atiqullah Khan, local director of ....

  • Blast occurs at weapons depot in Azerbaijan's military unit

    Date: 2017-08-27 17:34:01 GMT - Azerbaijan - World - SN:58 - ID:6964797

    BAKU, Aug 27 (MENA) - A fire has caused an explosion at a weapons depot in a military unit in Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said. "The fire broke out at a weapons depot in a military unit. The explosion occurred as a result of the ....

Middle East News Agency © - designed and developed : GCSSD
Intellectual Property Rights reserved to GCSSD