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  • 4 Pakistani army officers killed in shootout with militants

    Date: 2017-08-09 07:12:03 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:11 - ID:6936440

    ISLAMABAD, Aug 9 (MENA) - Pakistan's military said an army major and three other officers have been killed in a shootout with militants in the country's tribal region bordering Afghanistan, the ABC News reported. In a statement, the military said ....

  • Guam adviser: Security level to remain in place after North Korea threats

    Date: 2017-08-09 06:27:44 GMT - USA - World - SN:5 - ID:6936422

    WASHINGTON, Aug 9 (MENA) - Guam's Department of Homeland Security and Office of Civil Defense said there is no change in threat level resulting from the North Korean events, adding there are several levels of defense all “strategically placed” to ....

  • No explosives found after Brussels car scare

    Date: 2017-08-08 22:45:13 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:92 - ID:6936240

    BRUSSELS, Aug 8 (MENA) - A Belgian bomb squad found no explosives after a man who claimed to be carrying a bomb in his car was stopped by police, Sky News quoted Brussels prosecutors as saying Tuesday. There was no evidence he was plotting an ....

  • Afghan Special Forces storm key Taliban hideouts in Helmand

    Date: 2017-08-08 22:38:08 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:91 - ID:6936241

    KABUL, Aug 8 (MENA) – A team of Afghan Special Forces and police stormed key hideouts of the Taliban insurgents in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan, the state-run news agency Khaama Press reported. According to the local government, the ....

  • Trump warns North Korea threats ‘will be met with fire and fury’

    Date: 2017-08-08 22:25:01 GMT - USA - World - SN:88 - ID:6936236

    WASHINGTON, Aug 8 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned North Korea about facing "fire and fury" if the isolated nation makes more threats against the United States, the CNBC reported. "North Korea best not make any more threats to ....

  • 235 civilians rescued from Taliban, Daesh in Afghanistan

    Date: 2017-08-08 22:06:53 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:86 - ID:6936193

    KABUL, Aug 8 (MENA) - At least 235 civilians were rescued from Taliban and Daesh captivity in northern Sar-e-Pul province of Afghanistan, days after the militants brutally massacred dozens of people in this province, the local Khaama Press reported ....

  • Journalists to use 'immune system' software against fake news

    Date: 2017-08-08 21:56:27 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:85 - ID:6936056

    LONDON, Aug 8 (MENA) - Broadcast, print and online journalists are to begin using an automated fact-checking system that quickly alerts them to false claims made in the press, on TV and in parliament, The Guardian reported. An early version of ....

  • Report: North Korea has miniaturized nuclear warhead

    Date: 2017-08-08 21:45:14 GMT - USA - World - SN:84 - ID:6936127

    WASHINGTON, Aug 8 (MENA) - North Korea has taken a major step forward in realizing its goal of becoming a nuclear power, according to a confidential US intelligence assessment that concludes Pyongyang has developed a nuclear warhead capable of ....

  • Additional 100 US Marines headed to Afghan province to help fight Taliban - Pentagon

    Date: 2017-08-08 21:24:15 GMT - USA - World - SN:83 - ID:6936095

    WASHINGTON, Aug 8 (MENA) - US defense officials said on Tuesday about 100 more Marines will be sent to the troubled Helmand Province in Afghanistan to help the 300 Americans who are already there advising and assisting Afghan security ....

  • UN Libya envoy to visit Russia soon

    Date: 2017-08-08 21:15:42 GMT - Russia - World - SN:82 - ID:6936115

    MOSCOW, Aug 8 (MENA) - UN envoy to Libya Ghassan Salame intends to visit Moscow in the near future, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday. Salame, in a telephone conversation with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov, discussed ....

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