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Ministry of Health urges court to assist in prosecution of healer blamed for death of cancer patient in Bishkek 18:12, 24 February 2017, 29 AKIPRESS.COM - The Ministry of Health of Kyrgyzstan sent all materials about unlicensed activity of a healer Hashim Zainaliyev to Pervomaisky district court to take the necessary measures...You are trying to access paid-for content on our website. We charge 190 som for the access to this news article.Using your personal account in AKIpress…
02.24 / 12:28
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Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiades said he believes UN-backed talks on reunifying Cyprus will remain stalled until after Turkey's April 16 referendum on presidential powers, in an interview published Friday. Anastasiades, who heads the island's internationally recognised government, has held 21 months of negotiations with his Turkish Cypriot counterpart Mustafa Akinci that many have seen as the best chance in years for a…
02.24 / 12:17
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The Islamic State group carried out an attack on an Iraqi border guard position near Jordan on Friday, killing at least 15 guards, officials said. "Daesh launched an attack with a suicide car bomb and gunmen on the 2nd border guard regiment near Trebil," an officer in the border guard told AFP, using an Arabic acronym for…
02.24 / 12:03
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Winter Asian Games: Kyrgyz national hockey team wins for the third time in row 17:41, 24 February 2017, 33 AKIPRESS.COM - The national hockey team of Kyrgyzstan claimed victory over Qatar on Feb.24 with the score of 7:2 in a group round match of the 2017 Winter Asian Games in Japan. In the first period Kyrgyzstani Oleg Kolodiy scored two goals, which were followed by goals scored by Nurzhan Ibraimov, Vladimir Nichipurenko, Anton Kudashov and Uran Tursunbekov. Uran Tursunbekov…
02.24 / 11:59
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The first full day of a fresh round of Syria peace talks began in Geneva Friday as a suicide bombing killed 42, underlining the fragile state of a ceasefire on the ground. The UN's Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura, who brought regime and opposition delegates symbolically together to launch the talks late Thursday, held separate meetings with them Friday to hammer out the format for the…
02.24 / 11:49
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A suicide bomber attacked Turkish-backed rebels just outside the Syrian town of Al-Bab Friday, killing 42 people in a major blow just hours after they hailed its capture from the Islamic State group. The bomber blew up a vehicle packed with explosives outside a rebel command centre in the village of Susian, eight kilometres (five miles) northeast of Al-Bab, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights…
02.24 / 11:49
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A suicide bomber killed eight people and wounded 11 on Friday when he blew up his vehicle at the gate of a Yemeni army base, security sources said. The bomber struck Najda Camp in the Abyan provincial capital of Zinjibar just 55 kilometres (33 miles) along the coast from second city Aden where the government has its…
02.24 / 11:49
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French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen refused Friday to attend questioning by investigating magistrates over claims she broke the rules on the use of European Parliament…
02.24 / 11:47
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An official said experts found no traces of explosives at the scene of the blast in a restaurant in the eastern Pakistani city. A Pakistani government minister says investigators have concluded that a deadly explosion the previous day in the city of Lahore was caused by a gas leak from a cooking cylinder, not a…
02.24 / 11:04
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The Bank of Mongolia and the People’s Bank of China have agreed to extend the local currency swap a…
02.24 / 11:00
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PM speaks out for brands again 16:40, 24 February 2017, 20 AKIPRESS.COM - Each sector of Kyrgyzstan should have its brand that must be advertised broadly, said Prime Minister Sooronbai Jeenbekov during the Friday government session, Tazabek reported. He brought in the example Kyrgyzstan's tourist brand "Kyrgyzstan – so much to discovery." “Look at tourism, last year a lot of tourists visited Son-Kul, they found out about Chon-Alai and now they come to that place.…
02.24 / 10:44
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Tajik labor migrants in Russia transfer $1.9 bln to home country in 2016 16:19, 24 February 2017, 22 AKIPRESS.COM - The citizens of Tajikistan working in Russia transferred $1...You are trying to access paid-for content on our website. We charge 190 som for the access to this news article.Using your personal account in AKIpress system please register or sign in to access this news article. You will receive further instructions after you register/sign in.You may also pay for…
02.24 / 10:29
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Dollar sells at 311.81 tenge as of February 24…
02.24 / 10:29
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Yahya Sinwar, the new leader of Hamas in the Gaza Strip, is a top commander in the Islamist movement's armed wing with decades of intelligence experience and a reputation for…
02.24 / 10:20
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Elite Iraqi forces on Friday entered a west Mosul neighbourhood for the first time since the start four months ago of an offensive to retake the city, a commander said. Sami al-Aridhi, a lieutenant general in the Counter-Terrorism Service, said his men had retaken a military base and a village southwest of Mosul and entered a residential neighbourhood of the…
02.24 / 10:20
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More than 130 Turkish diplomats, soldiers and their family members have sought refuge in Germany since last July's failed coup, according to German government data in documents seen by AFP on Friday. "The government is aware of 136 asylum applications filed by diplomatic passport holders from Turkey. They also include family members," said the interior ministry in a written reply to a query from a…
02.24 / 10:18
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Malaysia warned North Korea's outspoken ambassador Friday he would be thrown out of the country if he continues to "spew lies" over the investigation into the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam.      Malaysia Foreign Minister Anifah Aman lashed out at Kang Chol, the envoy of the Stalinist state, who has said "we cannot trust the investigation by the Malaysian pol…
02.24 / 10:18
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Protocol on Kyrgyz-Turkish Friendship Hospital's operation to be signed for 5 years — Minister of Health 16:10, 24 February 2017, 15 AKIPRESS.COM - Minister of Health Talantbek Batyraliyev said the protocol on operation of the Kyrgyz-Turkish Friendship Hospital will be signed for 5 years...You are trying to access paid-for content on our website. We charge 190 som for the access to this news article.Using your personal account in AKIpress system please register or sign in to a…
02.24 / 10:16
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Interdepartmental commission on Sarpashev's case holds first meeting 16:07, 24 February 2017, 38 AKIPRESS.COM - Interdepartmental commission on the suspended State Registration Service chief Taiyrbek Sarpashev's case will report preliminary results in 15 days, reported Deputy Prime Minister and Head of the commission Jenish Razakov on Friday. “Interdepartmental commission was given a deadline - one month. We held the first meeting, all state agencies included in the…
02.24 / 10:16
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Tech giant Google Inc.'s self-driving car unit Waymo has accused Uber Technologies Inc. of using its stolen intellectual property for its own self-driving vehicles. Waymo, which spun out of the internet giant's parent company, filed a lawsuit in a federal court in San Francisco on Thursday, claiming that the technology being used by UBER was stolen by one of its former project leaders. read…
02.24 / 10:13
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