Monthly Archives: March 2016

Suspect in Virginia shooting killed

WASHINGTON, March 31 (KUNA) — The man who fired shots at a bus station in Richmond, Virginia, and injured three people yesterday has died, media reports said on Thursday, citing Virginia State Police Spokesperson Corinne …

Biden reaffirms “close alliance” with Turkey

WASHINGTON, March 31 (KUNA) — In the midst of reports about a widening rift between the US and Turkey on the issue of Syrian Kurdish rebels, Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday the two countries …

US says Russia's choice to snub nuclear talks “counter-productive”

WASHINGTON, March 31 (KUNA) — The US has described Russia’s plans not to attend a Nuclear Security Summit, scheduled in Washington DC on Friday, as “counterproductive.” “Nobody benefits from a lack or downgrading of collaboration …

Al-Sadr ends strike after cabinet reshuffle announced

BAGHDAD, March 31 (KUNA) — Iraqi cleric Muqtada Al-Sader and his followers ended Thursday their strike inside and outside the capital’s Green Zone after Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi announced candidates for the upcoming cabinet reshuffle.…

Obama, Xi discuss nuclear collaboration on sidelines of summit

WASHINGTON, March 31 (KUNA) — US President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping met privately Thursday on the sidelines of the fourth Nuclear Security Summit – which begins official proceedings Friday – and released …

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