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Japanese defence minister to quit
Tokyo, July 27 (BNA): Japanese Defence Minister Tomomi Inada has announced her resignation. Broadcaster NHK said that Inada would tender her resignation on Friday to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
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Zamzam Water distribution project highlighted
Makkah, July 27 (BNA): The King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Project for Zamzam Water distribution is following up the Project work progress to achieve the aspirations of the leadership in supplying Zamzam Water in the Grand Holy Mosque in Makkah and the Prophet's Holy Mosque in Madinah.
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Magnitude 4.6 earthquake strikes Northern Pakistan
Islamabad, July 23 (BNA): A magnitude 4. 6 earthquake on the Richter scale today hit the Northern regions of Pakistan. There were no reports of human casualties or material losses in the aftermath of the quake. The Pakistan Meteorological Department (Earthquakes and Seismology) said that the earthquake hit the Hindu Kush, a mountainous area on the borders between Pakistan, Afghanistan and Tajikistan.
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Saudi ambassador presents credentials to US president
Washington, July 23 (BNA): President Donald Trump of the United States of America has received Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Saudi Ambassador to Washington, who presented his credentials as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States.
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OIC, UN panel to hold conference on Jerusalem
Jeddah, July 18 (BNA): , The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and the UN committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People (CEIRPP) will hold in Baku, Azerbaijan, an international conference on the current tense situation in Jerusalem.
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Malaysia condemns closure of Al Aqsa Mosque
Kuala Lumpur, July 17 (BNA): "Malaysia strongly condemns Israel for closing the Al-Aqsa mosque and denying the rights of the Muslims to perform Friday prayers," the Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said.
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Saudi Arabia to host G20 summit in 2020
Hamburg, July 8 (BNA): Minister of State Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf announced that the Kingdom will host the G20 Leaders' Summit in 2020.
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IFJ stresses fundamental right to form journalists’ union in Qatar
Brussels, July 8 (BNA): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has recalled the fundamental human right to form a union in Qatar.
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Merkel: Demonstrations that put people’s lives in danger unacceptable
Hamburg, July 8 (BNA): Protesters wreaked havoc Friday in the G20 summit's host city of Hamburg, forcing the police to call in reinforcements from other parts of Germany, as Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned the violence wrought by demonstrators as "unacceptable".
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G20 Summit to open today in Germany
Hamburg, July 7(BNA): The Group of 20 (G20) Summit begins today, Friday, in the City of Hambourg, Germany.
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