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Iranian minister to attend int’l labor meeting in Switzerland

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TEHRAN, June 4 (Xinhua) — Iran’s Minister of Cooperative, Labor and Welfare will travel to Geneva to attend an annual meeting of the International Labor Conference, Tasnim news agency reported on Monday. Ali Rabiee will deliver a speech to the general assembly of the conference, the report said without specifying the date. Rabiee is scheduled […]

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Israel hits Hamas sites in response to rocket firing

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JERUSALEM (Xinhua) — The Israeli air force launched an air strike on Gaza on Sunday night for the third time over the past day, amidst a new round of escalation between Israel and Gaza militants. A military spokesperson confirmed in a statement that fighter jets struck 15 sites in Gaza, saying the attack was a […]

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Turkish government made clear policies: Minister Soylu

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ANKARA: Turkish policies have been made clearer so that nobody points fingers at us from beyond the ocean, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said on Monday. Soylu made the remarks while speaking at the Anadolu Agency’s Editors’ Desk. He also spoke about the municipalities in eastern Turkey, which were handed over to trustees via Interior Ministry in […]

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Address Downtown Dubai hotel reopens after 2015 blaze

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DUBAI, June 4 (Xinhua) — The Address Downtown Dubai hotel has reopened after more than three years of renovation works following a fire on New Year’s eve in 2015, Emaar Hospitality Group said on Monday in a statement. The hotel is part of the Emaar Hospitality Group, a subsidiary of United Arab Emirates (UAE) developer […]

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Death toll from Guatemala volcano eruption rises to 25

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GUATEMALA CITY, June 4 (Xinhua) — The death toll from the eruption of a highly active volcano near Guatemala’s capital on Sunday rose to 25, authorities announced. The National Coordination for Disaster Reduction of Guatemala (CONRED) said late Sunday at a press conference that as of 9:00 p.m. local time (0300 GMT Monday) the death […]

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‘Mexico-US tariff spat could sink NAFTA’

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Mexico City, June 4 (IANS) An escalating tariff dispute between Mexico and the US could put an end to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the Institute for Industrial Development and Economic Growth (IDIC) has said. But that’s not necessarily a bad thing, the prestigious group, which advises government, said on Sunday, Xinhua news agency […]

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China issues statement on Sino-US trade talks

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Beijing, June 4 (IANS) Chinese and US teams, led by Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, held economic and trade consultations in Beijing from June 2-3, said a statement. “To implement the consensus reached in Washington, the two sides have had good communication in various areas such as agriculture and […]

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Turkey’s Syrian refugees caught in heat of elections campaign

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ANKARA (Xinhua) — Less than a month from Turkey’s general elections, Syrian refugees who have found sanctuary in the country are being caught in the heat of the campaign with increasing public wariness of their presence amid the nation’s economic troubles. In April, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced snap presidential and legislative elections on […]

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Angola president’s Belgium visit to improve bilateral cooperation

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LUANDA, June 4 (Xinhua) — Angolan President Joao Lourenco’s two-day working visit to Belgium could improve cooperation between the two countries, said Angolan foreign minister on Sunday. Speaking to the press on Sunday in the capital Brussels, Angola’s Foreign Affairs Minister Manuel Augusto said bilateral cooperation will dominate the agenda of the Angolan president’s visit. […]

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30 PKK terrorists neutralized in 1 week across Turkey

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ANKARA : A total of 30 terrorists, including three so-called PKK leaders, were “neutralized” during counter-terrorism operations across Turkey in the past one week, the Interior Ministry said Monday. In a statement, the ministry said the Turkish Armed Forces carried out 1,419 counterterrorism operations between May 28 and June 4 with the assistance of land and […]

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