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  • Afghan army kills 16 Taliban militants in Uruzgan

    Date: 2019-06-09 08:06:07 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:14 - ID:7972505

    KABUL, June 9 (MENA) - Afghanistan security forces carried out a series of airstrikes in the southern province of Uruzgan, killing at least 16 Taliban militants, Afghan news agency Khaama Press reported on Sunday. Meanwhile, Afghan Special Forces ....

  • 4 killed in gun battle between rival Indian political parties

    Date: 2019-06-09 07:14:09 GMT - India - World - SN:10 - ID:7972451

    NEW DELHI, June 9 (MENA) - Members of two rival national parties, including the ruling BJP, clashed on Saturday night in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, leaving behind four deaths, Russia Today reported. The sides blamed each other for ....

  • Moon embarks on Northern Europe tour with focus on peace, innovative growth

    Date: 2019-06-09 06:24:41 GMT - south korea - World - SN:8 - ID:7972415

    SEOUL, June 9 (MENA) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in departed Sunday for an eight-day trip to Finland, Norway and Sweden, where he will seek to deepen partnerships on peace, innovative and inclusive growth, the Korean news agency Yonhap ....

  • Thousands pour into Colombia as Venezuela reopens border

    Date: 2019-06-09 06:22:39 GMT - Venezuela - World - SN:6 - ID:7972412

    CARACAS, June 9 (MENA) - Thousands of people crossed into Colombia on Saturday to buy food and medicine after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro reopened a border between the countries that had been shut down for the past four months, ABC News ....

  • Snap presidential elections kick off in Kazakhstan

    Date: 2019-06-09 05:53:40 GMT - Kazakhstan - World - SN:2 - ID:7972398

    NUR-SULTAN, June 9 (MENA) - Snap presidential elections kicked off in Kazakhstan on Sunday to elect a new president to replace resigned leader Nursultan Nazarbayev. Some 9,968 polling stations have been opened countrywide and abroad, according to ....

  • EU never renegotiate Brexit agreement - Michel Barnier

    Date: 2019-06-08 22:01:35 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:43 - ID:7972310

    LONDON, June 8 (MENA) - The European Union's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said the next prime minister will fail in any attempt to renegotiate the Brexit deal, before warning the new leader's choice is to accept the agreement, cancel Brexit or ....

  • G20 trade talks kick off in Japan

    Date: 2019-06-08 20:57:39 GMT - Japan - World - SN:41 - ID:7972309

    TOKYO, June 8 (MENA) - Ministers in charge of trade and digital economy from G20 countries will discuss trade issues on Sunday, the second day of their meeting in Tsukuba, north of Tokyo. As the chair country of the meeting, Japan is hoping to ....

  • Ukraine grounds 5 Russian aircraft over 'violation of flight rules'

    Date: 2019-06-08 14:56:03 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:28 - ID:7972054

    KIEV, June 8 (MENA) - The Podolsky District Court of Kyiv has grounded five Antonov An-124 Ruslan aircraft owned by Russian Volga-Dnepr Antonov over violation of flight rules. "Within the criminal proceedings under art. 281 of the Criminal Code ....

  • US leaves door open to China on trade talks at G20

    Date: 2019-06-08 14:11:59 GMT - Japan - World - SN:25 - ID:7971966

    TOKYO, June 8, (MENA) - The United States is open to further negotiations with China on their ongoing trade battle but any potential deal will wait until the two leaders meet at the end of the month, Japan Today reported, quoting Washington's top ....

  • Afghanistan: 15 killed in Taliban attack on Ghor

    Date: 2019-06-08 09:51:12 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:11 - ID:7971569

    KABUL, June 8 (MENA) - At least 15 members of the public uprising forces and civilians were killed in a Taliban attack on western Ghor province on Friday night, Tolo News quoted a member of Ghor Provincial Council as saying on Saturday. The clash ....

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