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Court forces Romanian president to fire anti-graft prosecutor

(AFP) – Romania’s Constitutional Court ruled Wednesday that President Klaus Iohannis must approve the government’s dismissal of the country’s top anti-corruption prosecutor Laura Kovesi. “Romania’s president will sign the decree for revoking the chief prosecutor of the DNA (anti-corruption unit), Mrs. Kovesi”, said the court in a press release, ruling ...

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Iran: Total has 60 days to get US exemption

Muslim Times(Web Desk) – Total has 60 days to get exemptions from US sanctions in order to proceed with a $2 billion project to develop Iran’s giant South Pars gas field, Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh has said. The French oil major has said that it is unable to carry ...

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French police begin evacuation of refugee camp in Paris

Muslim Times(Web Desk) – Police began evacuating hundreds of refugees living in makeshift camps in Paris on Wednesday, as European politicians continue to tackle the issue of refugees, which has fuelled the rise of far-right parties in the continent. Reuters Television pictures showed scores of refugees, from the “Millenaire” camp ...

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Russia comes under fire at UN over MH17 downing

UNITED NATIONS (AFP) – Russia on Tuesday rejected calls at the United Nations to accept responsibility for the downing of Flight MH17 over Ukraine after an investigation found that a Russian army missile was used in the attack. At a Security Council meeting on Ukraine, Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok ...

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Soros: Brexit ‘immensely damaging’ to UK, EU

Muslim Times(Web Desk) – US Jewish billionaire George Soros has denounced Brexit as an “immensely damaging process” for both the United Kingdom and the European Union, announcing that a campaign for a second Brexit referendum will be launched within the next days. Soros made the comment at an event held ...

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China surprised by Washington’s new trade statement

Muslim Times(Web Desk) – China has expressed surprise at a new statement from the United States indicating that Washington will go on with imposing trade restrictions on China despite a general consensus reached between the two countries earlier this month. China’s Commerce Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday that ...

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Suspected terrorist attack kills 4 in Belgium

Muslim Times(Web Desk) – A suspected terrorist attack in the Belgian city of Liege has left a total of four people dead, including the attacker. Authorities on Tuesday confirmed the toll from the shooting in d’Avroy central boulevard which left two policewomen and a passer-by dead. The man who carried ...

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