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Two French ministers receive death threats

Two French ministers receive death threats

Paris, Sep 11 (UNI) French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire and Minister of Public Action and Accounts Gerald Darmanin have received death threats, including bullets in a post, local media reported on Wednesday.

According to the BFMTV broadcaster's sources, the Ministry of Finance received a letter containing three bullets on Tuesday. The sender said two of the bullets were meant for Le Maire and the third for his budget minister, Gerald Darmanin.

Le Maire has filed a complaint for the latest threat and two earlier threats in August.

The first threat letter was sent to police in the Basque country city of Bayonne in August, threatening to “pulverize” Le Maire’s summer holiday house during the August 24-27 G7 summit.

The second letter, which came to the official’s house, threatened to destroy Le Maire himself.

It was not immediately clear who sent the threats or what their motive was, but the letters had coincided with an increase in violence towards politicians in tense political climate after the Yellow Vest protests.

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Gas explosion kills four in eastern S Korea

Gas explosion kills four in eastern S Korea

26 Jan 2020 | 8:19 AM

Donghae, Jan 26 (UNI) Four people were killed and five others injured in a gas explosion in a residential building in the eastern South Korea, firefighters said.

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Bangladesh PM expects youth to become worthy citizens through sports

26 Jan 2020 | 1:10 AM

Dhaka, Jan 25 (UNI) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said her government has always laid high emphasis on sports as it instills into one the spirit to become worthy citizens.

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Myanmar govt rejects ICJ ruling on Rohingya issue

25 Jan 2020 | 10:41 PM

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Dhaka, Jan 25 (UNI) Myanmar has put in place measures to protect Rohingya Muslims, a spokesman for the ruling party said on Friday, shrugging off an order from the International Court of Justice a day earlier to stop genocidal acts against the ethnic minority.

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Coronavirus: Officials is in regular contract with B'desh students in China

Coronavirus: Officials is in regular contract with B'desh students in China

25 Jan 2020 | 10:19 PM

Dhaka, Jan 25 (UNI) Bangladesh Embassy in Beijing has said its officials are in regular contact with the Bangladeshi students living there to assist them following an outbreak of deadly Coronavirus.

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Quake kills 22 in Eastern Turkey

Quake kills 22 in Eastern Turkey

25 Jan 2020 | 2:44 PM

Ankara, Jan 25 (UNI) The death toll from Friday's earthquake in Turkey's east has climbed to 22, while the number of those injured has reached 1,015, Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu confirmed in a press conference on Saturday.

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