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  • WFP chartered cargo plane crash lands in Somalia

    Date: 2017-06-03 20:57:41 GMT - Somalia - World - SN:66 - ID:6839736

    MOGADISHU, June 3 (MENA) – A plane chartered by the UN World Food Programme (WFP) crash landed in Garbaherey town in Gedo region of southern Somalia on Saturday, Xinhua quoted a UN official as saying. WFP spokesperson Amor Almagro said the cargo ....

  • Putin: I suggested Russia joining NATO to Clinton, he ‘didn’t mind’

    Date: 2017-06-03 18:56:56 GMT - Russia - World - SN:57 - ID:6839651

    MOSCOW, June 3 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin once suggested to then-US president Bill Clinton that Russia join the Washington-led military alliance, Putin said in an interview with American film director Oliver Stone, which was carried ....

  • Duterte says casino attack was not work of Daesh

    Date: 2017-06-03 14:42:20 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:47 - ID:6839458

    MANILA, June 3 (MENA) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said the deadly casino attack in Manila was not the work of the Daesh group and that the gunman was just "crazy," ABC News reported. He made his remarks Saturday in the southern ....

  • Back to back explosions rocks Kabul city

    Date: 2017-06-03 14:14:01 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:44 - ID:6839417

    KABUL, June 3 (MENA) - At least three consecutive explosions rocked Kabul city few minutes earlier as the funeral ceremony of the slain son of the Senate House deputy chairman’s burial ceremony was underway, Khaama Press Agency on Saturday. A ....

  • Quake hits China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region

    Date: 2017-06-03 13:02:17 GMT - China - World - SN:36 - ID:6839214

    BEIJING, June 3 (MENA) - An earthquake has hit China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Saturday. The quake, measuring 5 on the Richter Scale with the depth of 15 kilometer, hit the region according to China Earthquake Networks Center ....

  • Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines conduct patrols in Sulu Sea to target Daesh militants

    Date: 2017-06-03 13:00:07 GMT - Singapore - World - SN:35 - ID:6839224

    SINGAPORE, June 3 (MENA) - Malaysia said Saturday that it will work with the Philippines and Indonesia to conduct joint patrols in the Sulu Sea targeted at members of Daesh group, ABC News reported. Malaysian Defense minister Hishammuddin Hussein ....

  • Explosions kill at least four in funeral in Kabul

    Date: 2017-06-03 12:59:56 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:34 - ID:6839277

    KABUL, June 3 (MENA) - An Afghan official says explosions in Kabul have killed at least four people attending a funeral reportedly attended by government officials, including members of parliament, ABC News reported Saturday. Najib Danish, ....

  • Two civilians injured in fresh Indian firing across LoC

    Date: 2017-06-03 08:21:43 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:16 - ID:6838854

    ISLAMABAD, June 3 (MENA) - Two civilians were injured as Indian border forces once again violated the ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control (LoC), the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. Indian troops resorted to unprovoked ....

  • Moscow seeks US explanations for sanctioning Russians over North Korea

    Date: 2017-06-03 07:55:02 GMT - Russia - World - SN:13 - ID:6838817

    MOSCOW, June 3 (MENA) - Russia’s deputy UN envoy, Vladimir Safronkov, demanded that Washington explain its move to sanction three Russian companies and one individual for their alleged ties with North Korea, the Russian news agency Tass ....

  • Music festival evacuated in Germany over terror alert

    Date: 2017-06-02 20:53:07 GMT - Germany - World - SN:60 - ID:6838652

    BERLIN, June 2 (MENA) - A rock music festival in western Germany, Rock am Ring, is being evacuated over a "terrorist threat", the organizers have announced. Fans began streaming out of the venue in Nuerburg after the organizers asked them to ....

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