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Nigerian airstrike kills more than 90 refugees
Abuja, Jan. 20 (BNA): At least 90 people have been killed as the result of the Nigerian military's mistaken airstrike on a refugee camp in the country's north-east
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OIC calls for addressing hate speech
Jeddah, Jan. 19 (BNA): The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called for addressing all kinds of extreme radical discourse, through education, media and social networks, in order to delegitimize the violence committed in the name of religion, ideology or claim of cultural superiority, stressing that discrimination and hatred do not constitute a threat to Muslims alone but also to the principles of justice, equality, freedom and harmony.
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Qatar hosts meeting on UNSC reforms
Doha, Jan. 15 (BNA): Foreign Minister Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman AlThani stressed that the most important challenges to the world order are the stability of international community and safety of its peoples.
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Spanish King to visit Saudi Arabia on Saturday
Madrid, Jan. 13 (BNA): King of Spain Felipe VI is set to visit Saudi Arabia on Saturday to boost bilateral ties and sign agreements with the Gulf Kingdom. The visit is in response to an invitation by Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud. The Spanish King is set to hold meetings with King Salman, Saudi Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Interior Mohammed bin Nayif bin Abdulaziz, and other senior officials, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.
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Turkish, Russian leaders discussed Syrian crisis
Ankara, Jan. 12 (BNA): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today held a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin and discussed bilateral relations.
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Rohingya Muslims' plight discussed
Paris, Jan. 8 (BNA): -- French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault late Friday contacted former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan concerning the plight of the Rohingya Muslim population being persecuted in Rakhine (Arakan) State, to the west of Burma.
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Al Azhar supports peace through dialogue in Myanmar
Cairo, Jan. 5 (BNA): The Muslim Council of Elders stressed that the crisis in Myanmar is complicated and requires intensive efforts to understand the root-causes of the problem, and called for the immediate ending of all violence and bloodshed, so all people can move forward to achieve peace in the country.
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Turkey identifies Reina nightclub shooter
Istanbul, Jan 4 (BNA): Turkey has identified the shooter of the Reina nightclub massacre that claimed the lives of 39 people and injured dozens on New Year's Eve, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu announced.
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Istanbul nightclub attack kills 39, wounds 69
Istanbul, Jan. 1 (BNA): An armed attack killed at least 39 people and injured 69 at an Istanbul nightclub early Sunday, the Turkish Interior Minister, Suleyman Soylu, said.
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Oman joins Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition
Riyadh, Dec. 29 (BNA): Oman has joined the Saudi-led coalition of Islamic countries to fight terrorism, the Saudi Press Agency reported.
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