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  • 18 soldiers killed in attack in northeastern Afghanistan

    Date: 2018-06-13 18:57:45 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:67 - ID:7443252

    KABUL, June 13 (MENA) - Eighteen soldiers were killed in an attack launched by the Taliban on a security post in northeastern Badakhshan province, local media reported on Wednesday. Hundreds of Taliban insurgents stormed the security post in ....

  • Kosovo citizen charged with trying to join terror groups in Syria

    Date: 2018-06-13 15:25:46 GMT - Kosovo - World - SN:56 - ID:7443074

    PRISTINA, Kosovo, June 13 (MENA) - Kosovo judiciary charged an ethnic Albanian with joining extremist terror groups in Syria, said Fox News. A statement Wednesday said that the suspect had gone to Turkey last month and tried to cross into Syria ....

  • Italian minister declares victory as Spain accepts rescue boat

    Date: 2018-06-13 12:19:51 GMT - Italy - World - SN:41 - ID:7442506

    ROME, June 13 (MENA) - Matteo Salvini, Italy’s far-right interior minister, has declared victory after a standoff over the fate of 629 people on a humanitarian rescue boat prompted Spain to agree to accept them. The impasse, after the populist ....

  • Global (4):JA Solar Establishes New Subsidiary in South Korea to Expand Presence in South Korean Market

    Date: 2018-06-13 09:29:57 GMT - China - World - SN:21 - ID:7442295

    BEIJING, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: JASO), a world leading manufacturer of high-performance solar power products, today announced that it establishes a new subsidiary in South Korea to further expand ....

  • Italy summons French ambassador over 'hypocritical' criticism on migrants

    Date: 2018-06-13 09:08:13 GMT - Italy - World - SN:19 - ID:7442230

    ROME, June 13 (MENA) - Italy's foreign ministry said it had summoned the French ambassador on Wednesday, amid a diplomatic spat between the two countries over the handling of a migrant crisis. France's ambassador Christian Masset was due at the ....

  • 68th FIFA Congress opens in Moscow

    Date: 2018-06-13 08:37:04 GMT - Russia - World - SN:18 - ID:7442177

    MOSCOW, June 13 (MENA) - The 68th FIFA Congress opened in Moscow on Wednesday, one day before the first match of the 2018 World Cup in Russia kicked off, Sputnik news agency reported. During the meeting, the delegates of FIFA member associations ....

  • Trump praises Kim Jong Un as 'strong,' 'funny,' 'smart' and a 'great negotiator' in Hannity interview

    Date: 2018-06-13 08:34:59 GMT - Singapore - World - SN:16 - ID:7442165

    SINGAPORE, June 13 (MEAN) - US President Donald Trump, in an interview Tuesday with Fox News’ Sean Hannity, complimented North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after their Singapore summit as a “strong guy” and a “great negotiator,” and argued his ....

  • Taliban supreme leader offers direct negotiations with US

    Date: 2018-06-13 07:59:20 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:13 - ID:7442155

    KABUL, June 13 (MENA) - The Taliban supreme leader Mullah Hebatullah Akhundzada has offered direct negotiations with the United States in a bid to end the ongoing conflict, Khaama Press reported. “The only path to rescuing ourselves from all ....

  • Rioters ransack Malian government buildings

    Date: 2018-06-13 06:27:45 GMT - Mauritania - World - SN:3 - ID:7442047

    BAMAKO, June 13 (MENA) - Rioters in southern Mali ransacked local government buildings on Monday following a dispute between workers and management at Randgold’s Loulo and Gounkoto gold mines, the government said, the official news agency ....

  • US-North Korea summit 'important milestone' for denuclearization: Guterres

    Date: 2018-06-12 21:07:31 GMT - United Nations - World - SN:81 - ID:7441917

    NEW YORK, June 12 (MENA) - Tuesday's historic summit between the leaders of the United States and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has been hailed as "an important milestone" by the UN Secretary-General, the UN News Centre ....

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