Publication: Qatar News Agency

First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Putin to Meet Ukraine President Next Week in Minsk

Moscow, August 19 (QNA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet next Tuesday his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko in the Belarussian capital of Minsk in a meeting between heads of the Customs Union member-states with the Ukrainian president, ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

At Least 30 Militants Killed in Pakistan

Islamabad, August 19 (QNA) - At least 30 Pakistani Taliban militants were killed when the Pakistan army used gunship helicopters to target them in North Waziristan.According to Pakistan Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) nine cars and several motorcycles ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Steinmeier and Ihsanoglu Hold Talks Over German Spy on Turkey

Berlin, August 19 (QNA) - German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier held today a telephone conversations with his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu about media reports of the Germany's foreign intelligence service (BND) spying on Turkey .Talks ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Set Timeline for Israeli Pullout, Urges PLO

Moscow, August 19 (QNA) - The State of Palestine urged the United Nations Security Council to adopt a resolution which would set timeline for withdrawal of Israeli troops from territories occupied in the Six-Day War in 1967, a visiting official told Russian ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

US Fighter jets Strike ISIS Sites North Iraq

Baghdad, August 16 (QNA) - US fighter jets on Saturday struck sites of the militant group ISIS north Iraq, while preparations are underway for a joint US-Iraqi operation aiming to restore Iraqi strategic establishments.According to (CNN), the joint military ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

UNSC Adopts Resolution Against Extremist Groups

New York, August 16 ( QNA ) - Expressing its "gravest concern" that parts of Iraq and Syria are now under the control of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and Al-Nusra Front, the United Nations Security Council placed six individuals affiliated ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

UN Envoy to Libya Plans to Visit Tripoli

New York, August 16 (QNA) - The new UN special envoy to Libya Bernardino Leon plans to visit Tripoli as early as next week to seek a cease-fire between armed factions whose clashes have turned parts of the capital into a battlefield, his office said.Leon ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

OCHA Demands Help for the Homeless in Gaza

Jerusalem, August 16 ( QNA ) - A report issued by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in the occupied Palestinian territories (OCHA) stressed anew the difficult situation thousands of displaced Palestinians are going through as ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

EU Approves Arming Iraqi Kurdistan

Brussels, August 16 (QNA) - European Union leaders have approved sending arms to Kurdish forces who are battling Islamic extremists Group (ISIS) in northern Iraq.At an emergency meeting in Brussels Friday, EU foreign ministers did not agree that all member ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

German FM Arrives in Iraq

Baghdad, August 16 (QNA) - German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Saturday arrived In Baghdad on a visit during which he will meet with a number of Iraqi officials.The German Minister said describing the insurgency as a "catastrophe" in which ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

UN Humanitarian Affairs Chief to Visit Iran

New York, August 15 (QNA) - UN Undersecretary General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos is scheduled to pay an official visit to Iran to hold talks with the country's officials.UN Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Fighting Erupts After Lull in South Sudan

Juba, August 16 (QNA) - Fierce fighting erupted in South Sudan, just few days after UN warned of imposing sanction against the backdrop of the conflict in the country.The battles have led to the congestion a UN base in the city of Bentiu with more than ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]

Quotes

"Today we officially urge the international community and the UN Security Council to adopt a resolution which would set timeline to withdraw Israeli troops from territories occupied in 1967" Ereikat said. (QNA)
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says the European Council's conclusions Friday "will show the commitment of European countries to pushing back against the threat" of Islamic State militants, who have taken over large parts of northwestern Iraq
...two months, carried out deadly attacks in Iraq and Syria, the Council unanimously adopted a United Kingdom-led resolution noting grave concern at "the negative impact of their violent extremist ideology and actions on the stability of the region, the devastating humanitarian impact on the civilian populations and the role of these groups in fomenting sectarian tensions."
The German Minister said describing the insurgency as a "catastrophe" in which "a murderous band of terrorists was trying to bring the country under its control." Steinmeier affirmed his country's support for Iraqi Kurdistan in fighting against the ISIL militants in North Iraq. (QNA)

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Putin to Meet Ukraine President Next Week in Minsk [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 19 2014]
At Least 30 Militants Killed in Pakistan [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 19 2014]
Set Timeline for Israeli Pullout, Urges PLO [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 19 2014]
Steinmeier and Ihsanoglu Hold Talks Over German... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 19 2014]
OCHA Demands Help for the Homeless in Gaza [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
UN Envoy to Libya Plans to Visit Tripoli [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
US Fighter jets Strike ISIS Sites North Iraq [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
Fighting Erupts After Lull in South Sudan [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
EU Approves Arming Iraqi Kurdistan [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
UNSC Adopts Resolution Against Extremist Groups [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
German FM Arrives in Iraq [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
UN Humanitarian Affairs Chief to Visit Iran [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
Sudanese Official: Situation in Darfur Under Co... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 16 2014]
French President Supports Forming New Iraqi Gov... [Published Qatar News Agency - Aug 15 2014]
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