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Date: 2017-06-20 21:07:11 GMT - Portugal - World - SN:68 - ID:6863304
LISBON, June 20 (MENA) - A water-bombing plane said to have been flown by a British pilot has crashed while fighting the devastating forest fires which have killed dozens in Portugal, the Daily Mail reported Tuesday. A loud explosion was heard in ....
Date: 2017-06-20 14:33:49 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:50 - ID:6862973
KABUL, July 20 (MENA) - An explosion took place in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan earlier today, leaving at least four people dead and wounded, Khaama Press reported. The incident took place in ....
Date: 2017-06-20 14:28:20 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:47 - ID:6862482
KUALA LUMPUR, June 20 (MENA) - Malaysia condemned on Monday the terror attack that targeted Muslim worshipers near Finsbury Park in northern London, killing one person and injuring 10 other according to the latest reports. Malaysian Ministry of ....
Date: 2017-06-20 12:36:39 GMT - USA - World - SN:39 - ID:6862609
WASHINGTON, June 20 (MENA) - Seventy percent of Americans have "a great deal" or "a fair amount" of confidence in the US government to protect its citizens from future acts of terrorism according to a new Gallup poll, The Washington Times reported ....
Date: 2017-06-20 10:21:56 GMT - France - World - SN:25 - ID:6862499
PARIS, June 20 (MENA) - French Defense Minister Sylvie Goulard announced her resignation on Tuesday over a fake jobs scandal that has hit her small centrist MoDem party, allied with President Emmanuel Macron's party, France 24 reported. Goulard, ....
Date: 2017-06-20 10:19:52 GMT - Russia - World - SN:24 - ID:6862384
MOSCOW, June 20 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will have talks Wednesday with his Brazilian counterpart Michel Temer on boosting economic cooperation between the two countries, according to the Kremlin press office. In the statement ....
Date: 2017-06-20 08:29:56 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:6862286
SEOUL, June 20 (MENA) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in deplored North Korea's human rights violations Tuesday, expressing condolences to the family of a US student who died following 17 months of captivity in the communist North, the Korean news ....
Date: 2017-06-20 08:20:11 GMT - USA - World - SN:12 - ID:6862287
WASHINGTON, June 20 (MENA) - Otto Warmbier, 22, was in a coma when he was returned to his family in Ohio last week after being held in North Korea for nearly a year and a half after he allegedly tried to steal a propaganda poster. His death on ....
UN official: Increase in refugees, asylum seekers proves 'disheartening failure of international diplomacy'
Date: 2017-06-20 08:08:45 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:11 - ID:6862281
GENEVA, June 2 (MENA) - UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said the increase in the number of refugees and asylum seekers proved a disheartening failure of international diplomacy, the BBC reported Tuesday. "The world seems to have ....
Date: 2017-06-19 21:54:04 GMT - USA - World - SN:85 - ID:6862117
WASHINGTON, June 19 (MENA) - US pilots operating over Syria won't hesitate to defend themselves from Russian threats, a Pentagon spokesperson said Monday in the latest escalation between the two superpowers since a US jet shot down a Syrian aircraft ....