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  • Founder of Human Rights Watch dies at 96

    Date: 2019-05-28 07:17:30 GMT - USA - World - SN:16 - ID:7958618

    NEW YORK, May 28 (MENA) - Robert L. Bernstein, the founder of Human Rights Watch, died on Monday in Manhattan. He was 96. Bernstein’s son Peter confirmed the death, at a hospital, The New York Times reported Tuesday. An ardent American ....

  • S. Korea to build 18 hydrogen production facilities by 2022

    Date: 2019-05-28 07:06:49 GMT - south korea - World - SN:14 - ID:7958620

    SEOUL, May 28 (MENA) - South Korea's industry ministry said Tuesday it plans to build 18 hydrogen production facilities by 2022 in line with the government's vision of utilizing the resource as the country's main source of energy for vehicles and ....

  • Russia should not join moon exploration race with US - Roscosmos Chief

    Date: 2019-05-28 06:45:09 GMT - Russia - World - SN:11 - ID:7958591

    MOSCOW, May 28 (MENA) - Russia should not repeat the Cold War scenario by entering a new lunar race with the United States, General Director of Russia's State Space Corporation Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, said in an interview with Sputnik. "I ....

  • 2 killed in Japan stabbing spree

    Date: 2019-05-28 06:35:37 GMT - Japan - World - SN:8 - ID:7958582

    TOKYO, May 28 (MENA) - Two people, including a 12-year-old girl, were killed and 15 other children hurt in a stabbing spree in Japan on Tuesday, CNN reported. The attack took place near a park in the city of Kawasaki, about 13 miles (21 ....

  • 3 killed after metro construction site collapses in E China

    Date: 2019-05-28 06:03:02 GMT - China - World - SN:6 - ID:7958569

    BEIJING, May 28 (MENA) - At least three people were killed and two other workers were trapped after a metro construction site collapsed in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, CGTN reported Tuesday. The incident took place at around 5:40 p.m. ....

  • Trump: 'We're not ready' to make a trade deal with China

    Date: 2019-05-27 18:20:48 GMT - Japan - World - SN:58 - ID:7958329

    TOKYO, May 27 (MENA) – US President Donald Trump said that Washington is "not ready" for a trade deal with China, but that he does foresee an agreement "sometime in the future," The Hill newspaper reported Monday. Trump said at a joint press ....

  • British Home Secretary announces bid for prime minister's office

    Date: 2019-05-27 18:10:48 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:57 - ID:7958171

    LONDON, May 27 (MENA) - British Home Secretary Sajid Javid announced on Monday his bid for the prime minister's office, The Guardian reported. Javid has become the latest Conservative to declare he is standing for the party leadership. The ....

  • Railway Station in Brussels Evacuated Over Bomb Threat

    Date: 2019-05-27 14:46:18 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:47 - ID:7957980

    BRUSSELS, May 27 (MENA) - The police have evacuated Bruxelles-Nord train station in the Belgian capital, Sputnik reported Monday. Sputnik quoted a representative of the federal police as saying that “At the moment, Bruxelles-Nord station is being ....

  • Arrests made in connection with France's Lyon package bomb

    Date: 2019-05-27 12:10:09 GMT - France - World - SN:36 - ID:7957703

    PARIS, May 27 (MENA) - French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner announced Monday that a suspect has been arrested in connection with a package bomb that wounded 13 people Friday in Lyon, France 24 reported. Lyon's mayor said later that a ....

  • Afghan PM advisor killed by unknown gunmen in Kunduz city

    Date: 2019-05-27 11:34:17 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:33 - ID:7957615

    KABUL, May 27 (MENA) - Advisor to the Prime Minister of Afghanistan Noor Mohammad Arab was shot dead Sunday by unknown gunmen in the Afghan city of Kunduz. One of his bodyguards was injured during the incident, Russia Today quoted Afghan ....

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