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WORLD News List

Pompeo: Egypt would face sanctions over Russian Su-35s

WASHINGTON, April 10 (Bernama) -- The United States warned Egypt on Tuesday against purchasing Russian Su-35 multi-role fighter aircraft, saying it would face sanctions should it go through with the procurement, Anadolu Agency reported.

EU urges UK to justify Brexit extension

BRUSSELS, April 10 (Bernama) -- The United Kingdom’s Brexit extension request should serve to a “purpose”, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michael Barnier on Tuesday.

UN appeals for peace in Libya as rebel army fights in capital outskirts

NEW YORK, April 10 (Bernama) -- As troops opposing the internationally recognised government battle in the outskirts of Tripoli, Libya, the United Nations (UN) has appealed for an end to violence and for the protection of civilians, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting UN officials.

Azerbaijan and Malaysia share the same values - Ambassador

By R.Ravichandran

KUALA LUMPUR,  April 10 (Bernama) -- Azerbaijan and Malaysia share many similarities with regards to ethnic diversity, religious tolerance and multiculturalism in a world that is increasingly being polarised by ethnic and religious divisions, said its ambassador to Malaysia Prof Dr Qaley Allahverdiyev.

Algerian interim president pledges to organise election within three months

ALGIERS, April 10 (Bernama) --   Algerian interim President Abdelkader Bensalah on Tuesday said his top mission is working to overcome the current political crisis and pave way for the election of a new president within three months,  Xinhua news agency reported, quoting state and private run media.

David Malpass takes office as World Bank President

WASHINGTON, April 10 (Bernama) --  David Malpass on Tuesday took office as the president of the World Bank Group, and said he looks forward to undertaking the task with enthusiasm, Xinhua news agency reported.

Israel's Gantz hails "historic day," vows forming next gov't

JERUSALEM, April 10 (Bernama) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main rival, Benny Gantz, declared victory in parliamentary elections on Tuesday night, vowing to unite Israel and be "everyone's prime minister," Xinhua news agency reported.