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    Warplanes hit Aleppo ahead of new diplomatic push
    Oct13

    Warplanes hit Aleppo ahead of new diplomatic push

    Russian and Syrian warplanes pounded Aleppo again on Thursday after two days of heavy bombardment that killed more than 70 civilians, as world powers prepared for last-ditch weekend talks on a ceasefire. Syria has been plunged into some of the worst violence of its five-year war after the collapse of a hard-won truce brokered by Washington and...

    Antonio Guterres: New UN Secretary General
    Oct13

    Antonio Guterres: New UN Secretary General

    By Farhana Haque Rahman, Director General, Inter Press ServiceROME, Oct 13 2016 (IPS)The new UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, who takes office on January 1, arrives with strong credentials — both as a former Prime Minister of Portugal and an ex-UN High Commissioner for Refugees.Farhana Haque RahmanAs a senior UN official, he spearheaded an...

    UK supports call for EU sanctions against Congo officials
    Oct13

    UK supports call for EU sanctions against Congo officials

    The United Kingdom said on Thursday it backs targeted European Union sanctions against officials in Democratic Republic of Congo to end government repression and encourage a peaceful transition of power. …read more Source: Channel...

    U.K. supports call for EU sanctions against Congo officials
    Oct13

    U.K. supports call for EU sanctions against Congo officials

    DAKAR (Reuters) – The United Kingdom said on Thursday it backs targeted European Union sanctions against officials in Democratic Republic of Congo to end government repression and encourage a peaceful transition of power. …read more Source: The...

    A Week With Ukraine’s Volunteer Fighters
    Oct13

    A Week With Ukraine’s Volunteer Fighters

    These images document a week in the lives of the men in a volunteer nationalist battalion fighting against Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. While many volunteer battalions were absorbed into the official Ukrainian military, some are still on the frontlines, operating in unofficial relationships with government forces. These men are...

    Russia, Ukraine terminate agreement on operation of oil product pipelines
    Oct13

    Russia, Ukraine terminate agreement on operation of oil product pipelines

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has decreed to terminate an agreement between the Russian and Ukrainian governments on cooperation in the operation of the main oil product pipelines, says a report posted on the Cabinet’s website on Thursday, TASS reports …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Europe faces sanctions call over DRC violence
    Oct13

    Europe faces sanctions call over DRC violence

    Human Rights Watch says EU sanctions could rein in violent crackdown on opposition in Democratic Republic of the Congo …read more Source: World...

    Europe faces sanctions call over DRC violence
    Oct13

    Europe faces sanctions call over DRC violence

    Human Rights Watch says EU sanctions could rein in violent crackdown on opposition in Democratic Republic of the Congo …read more Source: Anadolu...

    French President Hollande urges detailed road map on Ukrainian conflict
    Oct13

    French President Hollande urges detailed road map on Ukrainian conflict

    France’s Hollande calls for a detailed road map on the settlement of the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    A Clinton Win Means an Expanded War in Syria
    Oct13

    A Clinton Win Means an Expanded War in Syria

    Michael Brendan Dougherty hopes Clinton is lying about her Syria policy: And that is what is so nerve-wracking about the way that Clinton has now begun redefining America’s mission in Syria once again. At first, Obama went over the top of public opinion to avenge American honor against ISIS. Slowly, America’s mission has crept to...