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  • London attack: Woman dies in Westminster 'terror' incident

    Date: 2017-03-22 17:33:54 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:58 - ID:6732212

    LONDON, March 22 (MENA) - A woman has died on Westminster Bridge in central London in what police are treating as a terrorist incident, BBC News reported. A police officer was also stabbed in the nearby Houses of Parliament by an attacker, who ....

  • Putin boasts about rising Russian arms sales abroad

    Date: 2017-03-22 16:34:20 GMT - Russia - World - SN:53 - ID:6732091

    MOSCOW, March 22 (MENA) – Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said Russian arms sales abroad last year have topped $15 billion, The Washington Post reported. Putin, speaking Wednesday at a meeting with officials, said Russia last year also signed ....

  • Parliament shooting: Police officer 'stabbed'

    Date: 2017-03-22 16:13:51 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:52 - ID:6732101

    LONDON, March 22 (MENA) - A police officer has been stabbed in the Houses of Parliament in central London, in what police are treating as a terrorist incident, the BBC reported on Wednesday. Commons Leader David Lidington told MPs the "alleged ....

  • At least 12 pedestrians mowed down on bridge in grounds of UK Parliamemt

    Date: 2017-03-22 16:09:17 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:49 - ID:6732068

    LONDON, March 22 (MENA) - A knifeman was shot by armed police in the grounds of the UK Parliament today after pedestrians were mowed down in a terror attack on Westminster Bridge, the Daily Mail reported on Wednesday. More than 10 people are said ....

  • Global-PRNewswire(3):Purple Shovel Announces Partnership With Inter Ordinance Inc.

    Date: 2017-03-22 16:08:00 GMT - USA - World - SN:48 - ID:6732156

    Purple Shovel Announces Partnership With Inter Ordinance Inc. Purple Shovel becomes exclusive government supplier of American-made AK-47's PALM BAY, Fla., March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/MENA/ -- Purple Shovel, LLC, a Service Disabled ....

  • 6 arrested in Bosnia over suspected migrant smuggling

    Date: 2017-03-22 15:04:09 GMT - Bosnia and Herzegovina - World - SN:41 - ID:6731942

    SARAJEVO, March 22 (MENA) - Bosnian authorities said they have detained six people as part of an international investigation into an illegal migrant smuggling ring, Fox News reported Wednesday. Bosnia's prosecution office said in a statement ....

  • Lavrov: Moscow understands Damascus's failure to receive de Mistura

    Date: 2017-03-22 14:03:32 GMT - Russia - World - SN:33 - ID:6731786

    MOSCOW, March 22 (MENA) – Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday asserted that Moscow understands Damascus's failure to receive United Nations envoy Staffan de Mistura. This is a sovereign right to the Syrian authorities, he was quoted by ....

  • Historic Ottoman mosque damaged by fire in Greece

    Date: 2017-03-22 13:47:44 GMT - Greece - World - SN:32 - ID:6731767

    ATHENS, March 22 (MENA) - A 15th century Ottoman mosque in the northeastern Greek town of Didymoteicho was damaged Wednesday when a fire broke out during restoration work, local officials told The Express Tribune on Wednesday. “For the moment ....

  • US, South Korea say North Korean missile test fails

    Date: 2017-03-22 08:06:14 GMT - USA - World - SN:8 - ID:6731032

    WASHINGTON, March 22 (MENA) - The United States and South Korea say a North Korean missile test Wednesday ended in failure, Voice of America reported. A spokesman for the US Pacific Command said the missile appeared to have exploded within ....

  • Intelligence shows Al Qaeda affiliate trying to hide explosives in electronic devices: Report

    Date: 2017-03-22 07:21:22 GMT - USA - World - SN:5 - ID:6731030

    WASHINGTON, March 22 (MENA) - An Al Qaeda affiliate is honing its methods for hiding explosives in electronic devices, CNN reported citing a US official. The Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) is looking to exploit batteries and their ....

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