Saturday, May 21

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Tehran Poised To Swap Prisoners with United States 
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Tehran Poised To Swap Prisoners with United States 

Iran, Tehran (PNB NEWS). The Russian diplomat said Tuesday that talks to revive a deal to limit Iran's nuclear program and ease sanctions are near completion. As a part of the deal, Iran and the U.S. are poised to exchange prisoners soon. Mikhail Ulyanov claimed via Twitter that the 2015 nuclear negotiations are in the final stage. After Trump sabotaged Tehran's 2015 nuclear deal with six world powers, the sanctions were reinstated in 2018. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/02/23/ex-interior-mini…malik-dies-at-70/ Donald Trump has also destroyed the detente between Iran and world powers once established by the nuclear deal in 2015. Iranian F.M Amirabdollahian Hussain said on Saturday that Tehran was ready for an urgent prisoner exchange with the US. Speakin...
EX-Interior Minister Of Pakistan, Rehman Malik Dies At 70
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EX-Interior Minister Of Pakistan, Rehman Malik Dies At 70

Pakistan, ( PNB NEW). Pakistani media reported Wednesday night that former Interior Minister Rehman Malik has died at the age of 70.  Malik was a strong man of the Pakistan Peoples Party and a close ally of former Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari. Rehman had been in Islamabad's private hospital since 31 January for Covid-19 treatment, but he succumbed to severe disease. He was on a ventilator since February 1, 2022.    His death was confirmed by his family members today night. Abdul Rahman Malik was a Pakistani politician, and retired FBI official.  Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/02/23/burkina-faso-gol…jures-160-miners/ ‎ He also served as Pakistan's Interior Minister from 25 March 2008 to 16 March 2013. Karachi University awarded him a Ph.D. honorary deg...
Burkina Faso Gold Mine Blast Kills, Injures 160 Miners
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Burkina Faso Gold Mine Blast Kills, Injures 160 Miners

Burkina Faso, (PNB NEWS). A gold mine explosion in Burkina Faso left 60 people dead and more than 100 injured. The tragedy was presumed to have been triggered by chemicals kept in the mine, media reported on Monday. The accident happened on Monday in the village of Gbomblora in Pone province.   According to local news sources, the first explosion occurred at 2:12 p.m., leaving everyone stunned and baffled. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/02/23/vibrio-cholera-b…zens-in-cameroon/ One of the rescuers told the press that body parts of miners and raw gold stocked inside the mine were strewn everywhere after the deadly blast. More blasts happened when laborers were trying to escape horrifying events. The report stated that the injured and the deceased were sent...
Vibrio Cholera Bacteria Kills Dozens In Cameroon 
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Vibrio Cholera Bacteria Kills Dozens In Cameroon 

Cameroon, (PNB NEWS). The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reported on Monday that cholera has killed 34 people in Cameroon. Four areas including a Douala were affected by the Vibrio Bacteria. According to OCHA, the littoral region, the south region, and the far north region have been the epicenter of Vibrio pandemics. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/02/22/tabriz-iran-3-de…shed-into-school/ Outbreaks of waterborne diseases are common in Cameroon, mainly due to poor sanitation and lack of access to clean water. last week, Cameroon's health minister urged people to be clean and safe and report all Cholera linked diseases to hospitals. According to the report, there is concern that the pandemic will claim more lives in coast...
Tabriz-Iran: 3 Dead As Aircraft Crashed Into School
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Tabriz-Iran: 3 Dead As Aircraft Crashed Into School

Iran, Tabriz (PNB NEWS). A civilian and 2 pilots were killed instantaneously when an Iranian military plane rammed into a school building. The deadly incident took place in Tabriz on Monday, Press TV reported, adding that the crash happened at 9:05 a.m. Tabriz, the Persian Tauris, is the fourth largest city in Iran and the capital of East province  Azerbaijan.  Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/02/21/nigerian-militar…n-aerial-bombing/ Pilots could have ejected safely, but they decided to stay until the last possible moment to save the plane and civilians. An American-made F5 aircraft flown by the Iranian army crashed into the school wall. At the time of the crash, the school was closed. According to the military, the incident was most likely caused by a...
Nigerian Military kills 7 Children In Aerial Bombing
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Nigerian Military kills 7 Children In Aerial Bombing

Nigerian Military airstrike targeting "bandits" killed & injured 13 children in Niger Nigeria, (PNB NEWS). 7 Children were killed when the Nigerian military mistakenly strafed the civilian residence in Niger, govt said. Govt said 4 of the 7 kids died at the scene following the airstrike, while 3 others succumbed to injuries on their way to the hospital on Friday. 5 more children were critically hurt in the same horrific tragedy, the governor said. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/02/21/somalia-blast-le…ed-in-restaurant/ ‎ He further said that airstrikes pounded the wedding event, killing 7 kids and injuring 5 others. To quell the insurrection, airstrikes were fired in the village of Nachadé, but the civilian target was hit, he said.  Nigerian author...
Somalia: Blast Left Scores Dead & Wounded In Restaurant
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Somalia: Blast Left Scores Dead & Wounded In Restaurant

Somalia, (PNB NEWS). 16 people have been killed including soldiers and civilians after a bomber targeted a popular restaurant in central Somalia, just days before the elections, police said.  A suicide bomber detonated a bomb at a restaurant in Belledveen on Saturday, killing and wounding 36. According to the preliminary report, the suicide bomber was a woman. Ambulance ferried all 20 injured to the district government hospital for medical assistance. Beledweyne is the capital of Hiran province in central Somalia. Al-Qaeda-backed militants claimed the responsibility for the deadly attack. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/02/19/deadly-road-acci…lives-in-nigeria/ No other information about the victims of the blast was revealed as of Saturday.  The process of...
Deadly Road Accident Claims Seventeen Lives In Nigeria
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Deadly Road Accident Claims Seventeen Lives In Nigeria

17 people were burnt alive in a road accident in Nigeria  Nigeria, (PNB NEWS). At least 17 people were killed after an oil tanker and a coach collided in Sothern Nigeria on Friday. The accident took place at 5:15 a.m, in the Nigerian state of Ogun on Friday, authorities said. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/02/18/turkey-poised-to…militant-leaders/ Rescue crews were dispatched to the scene as soon as the emergency bell rang, state officials said in a statement. According to the eyewitness, 17 persons died in an inferno caused by the fuel tanker blast. Reckless driving and traffic signal violation led to a deadly road accident, the preliminary report said.        https://www.pinterest.com/Kidman1155/pnb-news/
Turkey Poised To Expel Hamas Militant Leaders
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Turkey Poised To Expel Hamas Militant Leaders

Ankara, Turkey  (PNB NEWS). Ankara is trying to remove Hamas militant chiefs from Turkish soil, Hürriyet newspaper said.  It reported on Thursday that despite the expulsion of Hamas militant leaders, Ankara will allow Hamas to continue political activities. According to the article, Turkey has been in talks with a number of nations about relocating Hamas military officials. Ankara informed Hamas that Hamas members in military positions will not be allowed to stay in Turkey, nor it will provide military support to them. Hürriyet's report was neither acknowledged nor ejected by Israeli media. However, Israeli president, Isaac Herzog is expected to visit Ankara in the near future. On the other side, Turkish F.M reaffirmed support for Palestinians. The Turkish Foreign Min...