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US President names state secretary, CIA director
Washington, Mar. 13 (BNA): US President Donald Trump today said that he had replaced Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with CIA Director Mike Pompeo.
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KUNA launches new look website
Kuwait, Mar. 13 (BNA): As part of its plan to upgrade its news services, keep abreast with the latest developments in online wire services and reach out to new audience, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) said it has started broadcasting in French and unveiled a facelift of its website - including its Arabic and English bulletins.
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Afghanistan terrorist attacks condemned
Jeddah, Mar.10 (BNA): The Organization of Islamic Cooperation strongly condemned the recent terrorist attacks which targeted Afghanistan.
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U.S, Chinese presidents discuss North Korea developments
Washington, Mar. 10 (BNA): U.S President Donald Trump has held a telephone call with his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, and discussed with him the recent developments related to North Korea, the White House announced.
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US president to meet North Korea’s leader
Washington, Mar. 9 (BNA): U.S President Donald Trump will meet his North Korean counterpart, Kim Jong Un later this year, the White House said.
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OIC names first Goodwill Ambassador
Jeddah, Mar. 8 (BNA): Secretary General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Dr Yousef Al-Othaimeen, handed Her Highness Princess Lalla Meryem of Morocco, daughter of the late King Hassan II credentials designating her the first OIC Goodwill Ambassador, during his meeting with Her Highness on the sidelines of the International Women's Day celebration held today in Marrakesh, kingdom of Morocco.
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Saudi crown prince begins UK visit
London, Mar. 7 (BNA): Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense of Saudi Arabia has arrived on an official visit to the United Kingdom at the directives of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and invited by the British government, according to the Saudi Press Agency (SPA).
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Myanmar continues minority ethnic cleansing
Rangoon, Mar. 6 (BNA): Myanmar is continuing its "ethnic cleansing" of the Rohingya with a "campaign of terror and forced starvation" in Rakhine state, a UN human rights envoy said today six months after a military crackdown sparked a mass exodus of the Muslim minority.
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7 Burkinabe soldiers killed
Ouagadougou, Mar. 2 (BNA): At least seven Burkina Faso soldiers have been killed in the attacks on the French Embassy and army headquarters in Ouagadougou, the capital, local authorities said.
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Fire engulfs medical centre in Baku; 24 killed
Baku, Mar.2 (BNA): Twenty-four people have been killed when fire engulfed this morning a medical centre in the capital Baku, said the authorities in Azerbaijan.
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