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  • Officials: 33 injured in suburban Philadelphia train crash

    Date: 2017-08-22 08:16:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:15 - ID:6955925

    WASHINGTON, Aug 22 (MENA) - More than 30 people were injured when a train crashed into another train that was parked at a station in suburban Philadelphia, Star Tribune reported. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) said ....

  • N.K. leader made secret visit to central border area in early Aug.: sources

    Date: 2017-08-22 08:11:06 GMT - south korea - World - SN:14 - ID:6955943

    SEOUL, Aug 22 (MENA) - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visited a military unit near the tense inter-Korean border earlier this month when he was absent from public appearances for 15 days, Yonhap news agency quoted sources as saying Tuesday. In ....

  • Moon to hold summit with Putin in Vladivostok next month

    Date: 2017-08-22 08:09:08 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:6955872

    SEOUL, Aug 22 (MENA) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in will hold a summit with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok next month during a trip to take part in the Eastern Economic Forum, the Korea Herald quoted the presidential ....

  • Donald Trump warns against hasty withdrawal from Afghanistan

    Date: 2017-08-22 06:52:04 GMT - USA - World - SN:3 - ID:6955837

    WASHINGTON, Aug 22 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump revealed a new strategy for Afghanistan that commits to maintaining US forces in the war-torn country while increases pressure on Pakistan to crack down on havens used by terrorists, CNN ....

  • Global(1):Tonino Lamborghini launches Alpha-One smartphone with retail partners in UK and UAE

    Date: 2017-08-22 06:43:21 GMT - south korea - World - SN:2 - ID:6955820

    Alpha-One launches in the UK exclusively with London department store Harrods. -In the UAE, Tonino Lamborghini smartphone will be available at Levant luxury boutique in the Dubai Mall and the highest-level hotels. SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 22, ....

  • Fire in Russia’s Rostov-on-Don fully contained

    Date: 2017-08-21 22:21:54 GMT - Russia - World - SN:88 - ID:6955735

    MOSCOW, Aug 21 (MENA) - The fire in the Russian southern city of Rostov-on-Don has been fully contained, a source in the Emergencies Ministry’s Southern Regional Center was quoted by TASS as saying. "As of 18:53 Moscow time (15:53 GMT), the fire ....

  • Texas man tried planting bomb on Confederate statue

    Date: 2017-08-21 20:01:17 GMT - USA - World - SN:82 - ID:6955658

    WASHINGTON, Aug 21 (MENA) - A Houston man has been arrested after being accused by authorities of trying to damage or destroy a Confederate statue at a Houston park with explosives. Federal prosecutors said Monday 25-year-old Andrew Schneck had ....

  • US drone strike kills 4 Daesh militants in Afghanistan

    Date: 2017-08-21 18:26:57 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:79 - ID:6955588

    KABUL, Aug 21 (MENA) - The US forces based in Afghanistan pounded the hideouts of the Daesh militants in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, leaving at least four militants dead. The provincial police commandment in a statement said the ....

  • US Navy orders 'operational pause' after collision

    Date: 2017-08-21 18:17:17 GMT - USA - World - SN:78 - ID:6955587

    WASHINGTON, Aug 21 (MENA) - The US Navy has ordered a worldwide "operational pause" of its fleet after a destroyer collided with a tanker near Singapore, leaving 10 sailors missing, BBC reported Monday. Five other sailors were injured in the ....

  • Barcelona terror suspect Younes Abouyaaqoub 'shot dead wearing suicide belt'

    Date: 2017-08-21 15:53:29 GMT - Spain - World - SN:67 - ID:6955378

    MADRID, Aug 21 (MENA) - Police in Catalonia have shot dead a suspect, believed to be Younes Abouyaaqoub, the probable driver of the van that killed 13 people on Barcelona’s Ramblas last week, as the manhunt zeroed in on him as the last remaining ....

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