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Daily Archives: October 1, 2015

CAR calls for more help over sectarian violence

The Foreign Minister of the Central African Republic (CAR) has urged the United Nations (UN) and the international community to help his country counter the escalating sectarian violence by different armed groups. On Wednesday, the CAR’s Foreign Minister Samuel Rangba called on the UN General Assembly in New York to ...

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Two Turkish soldiers gunned down in PKK attack: Sources

Two Turkish soldiers have been shot dead by suspected militants of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on their way to work in Turkey’s southeastern province of Diyarbakir, security sources say. The soldiers were gunned down in the town of Silvan on Thursday, the sources told Reuters, adding that police forces are trying ...

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‘Iranian death toll from Mina crush at 464’

Iran’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization says the number of Iranian pilgrims killed in the recent crush in Mina near Saudi Arabia’s Mecca has risen to 464. The organization announced the latest death toll – almost double the previously released figure – in a statement on Thursday, adding that 14 Iranian ...

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Iraqi premier urges end to financing, arming Daesh

Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi has described the persistent support for the Takfiri Daesh militant group as the main problem facing the embattled Arab country, calling for an end to the financing and arming of the extremists. “Our problem lies with a terrorist group that crossed the border from a ...

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Airstrikes in Syria successful: Russia

Russia’s Ministry of Defense has described the country’s first airstrikes against the Takfiri Daesh terrorists in Syria as successful. Eight positions of the terrorist group were targeted successfully during the raids, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said on Wednesday following the airstrikes. “Ammunition depots, weapons, fuel and lubricants, accumulation ...

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Nawaz proposes four-point peace initiative with India

NEW YORK: Proposing a four-point peace initiative with India, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said the two countries should address and resolve the causes of tension and take all possible measures to avert further escalation. Speaking at the 70th session of United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), he said he ...

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Another blast hits Liucheng in China

A damaged building is seen after explosions hit Liucheng, Guangxi Zhuang. — Reuters A damaged room in a residential building is seen after the explosions hit Liucheng, Guangxi Zhuang. — Reuters A damaged building is seen after explosions hit Liucheng, Guangxi Zhuang. — Reuters A damaged room in a residential ...

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