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  • 24 Daesh militants killed in clashes with civilians in Afghanistan

    Date: 2017-07-22 09:10:06 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:19 - ID:6909541

    KABUL, July 22 (MENA) - At least 24 terrorist Daesh group militants were killed on Saturday in clashes with civilians in Nangarhar province, eastern Afghanistan. The clashes broke out between civilians and Daesh militants in the province, then ....

  • UN rights envoy to Myanmar expresses disappointment

    Date: 2017-07-22 07:04:43 GMT - Myanmar (Burma) - World - SN:11 - ID:6909474

    NAYPYIDAW, July 22 (MENA) - The U.N.’s human rights envoy to Myanmar, completing a 12-day fact-finding tour, expressed disappointment over a lack of government effort to tackle problems underlying violence between Buddhists and Muslims in the ....

  • New Zealand army summoned to aide civilians against storms

    Date: 2017-07-22 07:01:05 GMT - New Zealand - World - SN:9 - ID:6909479

    WELLINGTON, July 22 (MENA) - The largest city in New Zealand, Christchurch declared Saturday a state of emergency due to severe storms, which forced the evacuation of hundreds from their homes and blocked several main roads. The army has been ....

  • Interpol lists 173 jihadists trained to mount suicide attacks in Europe

    Date: 2017-07-22 06:57:50 GMT - France - World - SN:8 - ID:6909472

    LYON, France, July 22 (MENA) - Interpol has listed 173 jihadists it believes are trained to mount suicide attacks in Europe in revenge for defeats Daesh terrorist group has suffered in the Middle East, according to Sky New channel. The ....

  • US defense secretary believes Daesh leader Baghdadi still alive

    Date: 2017-07-21 22:25:20 GMT - USA - World - SN:67 - ID:6909398

    WASHINGTON, July 21 (MENA) – US Defense Secretary James Mattis and other US officials believe that Daesh leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi is still alive and has a role in the insurgent group, CBS News reported. "I think Baghdadi is alive, I think ....

  • US airstrike kills at least 9 Afghan police by mistake

    Date: 2017-07-21 22:04:08 GMT - USA - World - SN:66 - ID:6909374

    WASHINGTON, July 21 (MENA) - A spokesman for the US military confirmed late Friday a US airstrike killed at least nine local security personnel aligned with Afghan Government forces, the Washington Post reported. The airstrike took place in the ....

  • Gunmen kill 3 Pakistani policemen, passer-by in Karachi

    Date: 2017-07-21 19:24:10 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:58 - ID:6909280

    ISLAMABAD, July 21 (MENA) - Pakistani police said Friday gunmen riding on a motorcycle have opened fire on a police vehicle in the southern port city of Karachi, killing three officers and a passer-by before fleeing the scene of the attack, Fox News ....

  • Philippines’ president: I will never visit 'lousy' US

    Date: 2017-07-21 19:20:44 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:57 - ID:6909279

    MANILA, July 21 (MENA) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he would never visit the US because he’s "seen America and it’s lousy," The Hill reported on Friday. "There will never be a time that I will go to America during my term, or even ....

  • Bank of America picks Dublin as EU base after Brexit

    Date: 2017-07-21 18:10:26 GMT - Ireland - World - SN:53 - ID:6909225

    LONDON, July 21 (MENA) - Bank of America (BAC.N) on Friday became the first Wall Street lender to pick Dublin as its new base for its European Union operations as Britain prepares to leave the bloc, the Guardian reported. "Bank of America has ....

  • Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

    Date: 2017-07-21 16:58:41 GMT - USA - World - SN:47 - ID:6909183

    WASHINGTON, July 21 (MENA) - White House press secretary Sean Spicer has resigned, CBS news reported on Friday. Spicer resigned Friday morning, shortly after US President Donald Trump reportedly selected Anthony Scaramucci as communications ....

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