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Anastasiades re-elected Cyprus President
Nicosia, Feb. 5 (BNA): Incumbent President of the Republic of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, has been re-elected President for a new five year term.
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Cypriot voting for president "running smoothly"
Nicosia, Feb 4 (BNA): Cypriot eligible voters started early on Sunday heading to the polls in the second and last round of elections for choosing the island country's eighth president.
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Two students injured in school shooting in USA
Los Angeles, Feb. 3 (BNA): Two students were injured in a shooting inside a school in Los Angeles, the USA. Authorities affirmed that the incident was unintentional, pointing out that the two students, a boy and a girl, sustained serious head and wrist injuries and were transferred to hospital. They also asserted that the shooting from a semi-automatic gun in a girl’s schoolbag was not deliberate, adding that the girl is accused of carrying a weapon to school.
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Kuwait chairs Security Council after 39 years
New York, Feb. 2 (BNA): Kuwait this month returned to chairing the Security Council 39 years following its presidency in February 1979, Kuwait's Permanent Representative to the United Nations said Ambassador Mansour Al Otaibi said.
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Five killed in military helicopter crash
Paris, Feb.2 (BNA): Five people at least were killed when two French military helicopters crashed today. French media reports said that the two army helicopters had collided and crashed at Carcès lake, just north of St Tropez.
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Malaysia to develop innovative economy
Kuala Lumpur, Feb. 1 (BNA): HM Sultan Muhammad V today expressed confidence that the government will be able to come up with new and innovative ways to help the people face the uncertain global economy.
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Dozens killed, injured in Kabul suicide blast
Kabul, Jan. 27 (BNA): At least 40 people were killed, and 140 injured in the powerful suicide blast carried out today by an ambulance in Afghanistan’s capital city Kabul, local officials reported.
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Security Council to inspect Iranian missile debris
New York, Jan.26 (BNA) – The ambassadors of the UN Security Council 15 member states will travel to Washington on Monday to inspect debris from missiles provided by Iran to Yemen’s Houthi militias, diplomats said.
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7.9 magnitude quake struck Kodiak island
Alaska, Jan. 24 (BNA): There were no initial reports of damage after a 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck off Alaska's Kodiak Island early Tuesday, prompting a tsunami warning that was later canceled.
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A 6.4-magnitude quake hits Indonesian coast
Jakarta, Jan. 23 (BNA): A strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake today struck off the coast of Lebak, Banten, said Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG).
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