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  • Explosion rocks Lashkargah city in Helmand

    Date: 2017-02-11 11:20:40 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:21 - ID:6501825

    KABUL, Feb 11 (MENA) - A relatively heavy explosion was heard in Lashkargah city in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan. The type of the explosion is not clear so far and there are no reports regarding the casualties, Khaama Press reported ....

  • Death toll from Philippines earthquake rises to 6

    Date: 2017-02-11 10:50:53 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:20 - ID:6501593

    MANILA, Feb 11 (MENA) - A powerful nighttime earthquake in the southern Philippines killed at least six people and injured more than 120 others, as officials on Saturday combed through cracked buildings looking for more casualties, ABC News ....

  • Federal agents conduct immigration enforcement raids in 6 US states

    Date: 2017-02-11 10:35:15 GMT - USA - World - SN:19 - ID:6501329

    WASHINGTON, Feb 11 (MENA) - US immigration authorities arrested hundreds of undocumented immigrants in at least a half-dozen states this week in a series of raids that marked the first large-scale enforcement of President Donald Trump’s January 26 ....

  • Trump moves toward backing NATO candidate over Russian objections

    Date: 2017-02-11 10:30:49 GMT - USA - World - SN:18 - ID:6501297

    WASHINGTON, Feb 11 (MENA) - The Trump administration is moving to back Montenegro’s bid to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, according to senior US officials, a decision that could both bolster the Western alliance and antagonize Russia, ....

  • Poland's PM suffered "nothing serious" in car crash

    Date: 2017-02-11 09:37:47 GMT - Poland - World - SN:11 - ID:6501341

    WARSAW, Feb 11 (MENA) - Poland's Prime Minister Beata Szydlo is in stable condition and can carry out her government duties as "nothing serious happened to her" when her limousine was involved in a car crash, her spokesman said Saturday, according ....

  • Four dead, more than 100 injured in powerful Philippines quake

    Date: 2017-02-11 09:36:37 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:10 - ID:6500961

    MANILA, Feb 11 (MENA) - A powerful nighttime earthquake in the southern Philippines killed at least four people, injured more than 100 others, damaged buildings and an airport and knocked out power, Sky News quoted officials as saying on ....

  • Angola's president orders inquiry into stadium stampede that killed 17

    Date: 2017-02-11 09:26:23 GMT - Angola - World - SN:9 - ID:6500965

    LUANDA, Feb 11 (MENA) - Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos has ordered an investigation into the cause of a stampede at a football match in which at least 17 people were killed, according to the BBC. Scores of people were injured in the ....

  • Man dies as snow continues in Japan

    Date: 2017-02-11 09:25:48 GMT - Japan - World - SN:8 - ID:6500969

    TOTTORI, Japan, Feb 11 (MENA) - Heavy snowfall continued in a wide area along the Sea of Japan coast Saturday, contributing to the death of a man and stranding around 30 passengers on a train overnight, according to Kyodo News Agency. A cold ....

  • Ex-Guardsman who supported Daesh in Africa sentenced to prison in US

    Date: 2017-02-10 21:29:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:71 - ID:6500125

    WASHINGTON, Feb 10 (MENA) – A former National Guard soldier who admitted traveling to Africa and boarding a truck to join Daesh terrorist group before ultimately bailing out was sentenced Friday to 11 years in prison, Fox News reported on ....

  • Trump says to continue to pursue efforts to lift freeze on immigration ban

    Date: 2017-02-10 21:10:09 GMT - USA - World - SN:70 - ID:6500041

    WASHINGTON, Feb 10 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump said Friday his White House will unveil new security measures to keep America safe next week, and said his administration will continue to pursue efforts to lift the freeze on his immigration ....

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