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  • Afghan army base: Death toll in Taliban attack passes 130

    Date: 2017-04-22 08:28:06 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:11 - ID:6778966

    KABUL, April 22 (MENA) - The number killed in a Taliban attack on an Afghan army base has risen to more than 130, most of them government soldiers, the BBC reported on Saturday. Fighting lasted for several hours on Friday near the city of ....

  • Dozens of Afghan troops dead in Taliban base attack

    Date: 2017-04-22 06:38:19 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:9 - ID:6778864

    KABUL, April 22 (MENA) - The Afghan army has ended a Taliban attack on one of its bases that killed at least 70 soldiers, the BBC quoted military officials as saying on Saturday. Fighting lasted several hours in the northern Balkh province. An ....

  • Daesh claims responsibility for attack on Russian security office

    Date: 2017-04-22 06:27:39 GMT - Russia - World - SN:7 - ID:6778845

    MOSCOW, April 22 (MENA) - Daesh terrorist group has claimed responsibility for a gun attack on the Russian Federal Security Service which saw two people killed, British newspaper the Sun reported. On Friday, a gunman burst into a regional offices ....

  • Trumps says Paris shooting 'probably help' Marine Le Pen in French elections

    Date: 2017-04-21 22:34:53 GMT - USA - World - SN:75 - ID:6778774

    WASHINGTON, April 21 (MENA) – US President Donald Trump said on Friday that he believes Paris attack will "probably help" far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in upcoming election, the Time magazine reported. Trump said he is not explicitly ....

  • German police arrest 28-year market speculator over Borussia Dortmund bus attack

    Date: 2017-04-21 22:33:42 GMT - Germany - World - SN:70 - ID:6778707

    BERLIN, April 21 (MENA) – German police have arrested a 28-year-old man suspected of carrying out the attack on the team bus of football team Borussia Dortmund last week which injured two people, The Financial Times reported. Prosecutors said ....

  • Venezuela officials: 11 dead overnight violence

    Date: 2017-04-21 19:51:47 GMT - Venezuela - World - SN:65 - ID:6778688

    CARACAS, April 21 (MENA) – Authorities in Venezuela say 11 people were killed overnight following looting and violence in the South American nation's capital amid a spiraling political crisis, the Daily Mail reported. The Public Ministry ....

  • Chinese forces in normal training along China-DPRK border: Ministry

    Date: 2017-04-21 19:31:45 GMT - China - World - SN:64 - ID:6778670

    BEIJING, April 21 (MENA) - Chinese forces are keeping their standard operational readiness and conducting normal training along the border between China and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), according to a statement from the ....

  • Philippine President tours Russian missile cruiser

    Date: 2017-04-21 19:15:29 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:63 - ID:6778672

    MANILA, April 21 (MENA) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has toured the Russian missile cruiser Varyag at Pier 15 in Manila, the Philippines, Russia Today reported. The Russian missile cruiser arrived in the country for a four-day goodwill ....

  • Paris prosecutor: Champs Elysees attack gunman had criminal record with no link to radical groups

    Date: 2017-04-21 18:30:22 GMT - France - World - SN:60 - ID:6778601

    PARIS, April 21 (MENA) - The gunman killed after shooting dead a policeman on the Champs Elysees has been named by the Paris prosecutor as Karim Cheurfi, a convicted criminal, the BBC news reported. He used a Kalashnikov assault rifle to kill the ....

  • Italian President condemns Paris shootout

    Date: 2017-04-21 18:14:21 GMT - Italy - World - SN:58 - ID:6778588

    ROME, April 21 (MENA) – Italian President Sergio Mattarella condemned on Friday Paris gun attack that killed one law enforcement member, injuring two others and a passerby. "What has happened in Paris yesterday shows us again the danger of ....

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