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The Chattanoogan
Senator David Perdue Introduces Bill To Prohibit Cash Payments To State Sponsors Of Terrorby the legislation, was removed from the state sponsors of terror list in 2008,
Senator David Perdue Introduces Bill To Prohibit Cash Payments To State Sponsors Of Terror
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 minutes ago
by the legislation, was removed from the state sponsors of terror list in 2008, but still exhibits provocative behavior and continues to flaunt multiple United Nations Security Council Resolutions regarding ballistic missiles and nuclear... Read more
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New Kerala
100,000 people trapped in Yei, UN refugee agency warnscountry. The government has already agreed to the deployment of a 4,000-strong
100,000 people trapped in Yei, UN refugee agency warns
New Kerala / Posted 46 minutes ago
country. The government has already agreed to the deployment of a 4,000-strong regional protection force mandated by the UN Security Council, in addition to the roughly 12,000 UN peacekeepers already serving in the nation. The UN Mission, known as... Read more
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DW
Russia marks one year in Syria with denials |dismissed information implicating its jets in atrocities committed during the S
Russia marks one year in Syria with denials |
DW / Posted 53 minutes ago
dismissed information implicating its jets in atrocities committed during the Syrian war. On Monday, Moscow took to the UN Security Council to lash out against the United States and Britain over accusations that the Russian military was involved in... Read more
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The Hill
GOP senator: Block cash payments to state terror sponsorsas a state sponsor of terrorism, because of the isolated country's continued mi
GOP senator: Block cash payments to state terror sponsors
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
as a state sponsor of terrorism, because of the isolated country's continued missile tests despite United Nations Security Council resolutions. Perdue's legislation comes as the Wall Street Journal reported Friday that the Obama... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
U.N. official warns of 'merciless abyss' in besieged eastern Aleppoof an ongoing humanitarian disaster in Syria's largest city. The U.N.'s humani
U.N. official warns of 'merciless abyss' in besieged eastern Aleppo
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
of an ongoing humanitarian disaster in Syria's largest city. The U.N.'s humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien told the Security Council that the conditions in eastern Aleppo, which is besieged and assaulted by all sides by government forces,... Read more
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FOX News
Obama Admin Ripped Over ‘Secret’ Deal Aiding Iranian Banksdetails, though, as old news. “I'd note that this information is not new and w
Obama Admin Ripped Over ‘Secret’ Deal Aiding Iranian Banks
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
details, though, as old news. “I'd note that this information is not new and was reported on back in January,” a National Security Council official said. A senior administration official said the U.S. was “comfortable” removing the bank from the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Peres funeral briefly brings Israeli, Palestinian leaders togetheranother formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he le
Peres funeral briefly brings Israeli, Palestinian leaders together
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
another formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he leaves office in January, possibly via a UN Security Council resolution. Netanyahu recalled in his eulogy that he had once argued with Peres, a former leader of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Syria regime advances in Aleppo, MSF decries 'bloodbath'has the responsibility to exert the pressure to stop this," he said. UN aid ch
Syria regime advances in Aleppo, MSF decries 'bloodbath'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
has the responsibility to exert the pressure to stop this," he said. UN aid chief Stephen O'Brien on Thursday told the Security Council that Aleppo was descending into the "merciless abyss of a humanitarian catastrophe unlike any we have... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Pakistan-India Relations: Is there Possibility of War?be much deteriorated after any move against Pakistan. It would be a dent to Ind
Pakistan-India Relations: Is there Possibility of War?
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 hours ago
be much deteriorated after any move against Pakistan. It would be a dent to India's aspirations to become United Nations Security Council (UNSC) member as it would decline its global profile. Fifthly, Modi's ambitious economic vision and economic... Read more
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The China Post
Next AIT chairman will make regular Taiwan visits: BurghardtBurghardt is expected to retire later this year, and James Moriarty, a former s
Next AIT chairman will make regular Taiwan visits: Burghardt
The China Post / Posted 3 hours ago
Burghardt is expected to retire later this year, and James Moriarty, a former senior director for Asia at the National Security Council during the George W. Bush administration, has reportedly been tapped as his successor. Washington has yet... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Cultural patrimony and the laws of war: The slow acceptance that destroying cultural heritage is a war crime | The EconomistSyria or Iraq are members of the ICC; that means the court cannot act there unl
Cultural patrimony and the laws of war: The slow acceptance that destroying cultural heritage is a war crime | The Economist
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 hours ago
Syria or Iraq are members of the ICC; that means the court cannot act there unless there is an explicit mandate from the UN Security Council which would require America and Russia agreeing. But the trial of Mr Mahdi will have served some purpose if... Read more
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Aljazeera
Morocco elections: Voting for a new parliamentcame to power in 1999, after the death of his father. The king chairs the Supr
Morocco elections: Voting for a new parliament
Aljazeera / Posted 4 hours ago
came to power in 1999, after the death of his father. The king chairs the Supreme Council of the Judiciary, the National Security Council, and the Council of Ministers, which must approve all legislations. He is also the commander of the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Ban Ki-moon's Legacy in Palestine: Failure in Words and Deedsbut also flexible enough to accommodate the US' disproportionate influence over
Ban Ki-moon's Legacy in Palestine: Failure in Words and Deeds
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 hours ago
but also flexible enough to accommodate the US' disproportionate influence over the United Nations, particularly the Security Council. At the end of their terms, the "success" or "failure" of these secretaries has been largely determined by... Read more
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The Hindu
China’s stand on Pakistan terrorism will be clearer at U.N. next weekdesignate Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) founder Masood Azhar a terrorist will lapse ne
China’s stand on Pakistan terrorism will be clearer at U.N. next week
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
designate Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) founder Masood Azhar a terrorist will lapse next week. China’s move in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) was at the instance of Pakistan, and unless it positively decides to extend the hold, it expires on... Read more
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The Record
What ‘Plan B’? After Syria collapse, U.S. says still has onewhich has displaced millions of people and unleashed a refugee crisis in Europe
What ‘Plan B’? After Syria collapse, U.S. says still has one
The Record / Posted 5 hours ago
which has displaced millions of people and unleashed a refugee crisis in Europe, has only grown. At a meeting of the UN Security Council on Thursday, humanitarian chief Stephan O'Brien said 861,000 people are besieged in Syria, including 275,000... Read more
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New Kerala
Pakistan Foreign Office briefs P5 envoys over LoC, Kashmir issue - newkerala.com #126134minutes ago | 30-09-2016 NK World, Islamabad, Sep 30 : Pakistan on Friday brie
Pakistan Foreign Office briefs P5 envoys over LoC, Kashmir issue - newkerala.com #126134
New Kerala / Posted 5 hours ago
minutes ago | 30-09-2016 NK World, Islamabad, Sep 30 : Pakistan on Friday briefed envoys from the P5 states of the UN Security Council on the situation along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. The Foreign Office spokesman said envoys... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari, Jonathan Commiserate With Inyang's Familyas the head of the nation's police force for three years, 1983-1986. The presi
Buhari, Jonathan Commiserate With Inyang's Family
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
as the head of the nation's police force for three years, 1983-1986. The president said as a member of the National Security Council and Vice Chairman of the Constitution Review Committee in 1987, he believed the former IG contributed... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Peres funeral briefly brings Israeli, Palestinian leaders togetheranother formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he le
Peres funeral briefly brings Israeli, Palestinian leaders together
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
another formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he leaves office in January, possibly via a UN Security Council resolution. Mr Netanyahu recalled in his eulogy that he had once argued with Mr Peres, a former leader of... Read more
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The Chronicle
Saving globalization from itselfyears provide many examples of failure. Due to the inconsistent beliefs and aim
Saving globalization from itself
The Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
years provide many examples of failure. Due to the inconsistent beliefs and aims of its members, the United Nations Security Council was unable to prevent a humanitarian crisis of tragic proportions in Syria. Brexit may catalyze the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Peres funeral briefly brings Israeli, Palestinian leaders togetheranother formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he le
Peres funeral briefly brings Israeli, Palestinian leaders together
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 hours ago
another formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he leaves office in January, possibly via a U.N. Security Council resolution. Netanyahu recalled in his eulogy that he had once argued with Peres, a former leader of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Syrian rescue worker pulls newborn girl alive from the rubbleand Syrian regime air strikes on Aleppo during a phone call, the White House sa
Syrian rescue worker pulls newborn girl alive from the rubble
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
and Syrian regime air strikes on Aleppo during a phone call, the White House said. UN aid chief Stephen O'Brien told the Security Council in New York that Aleppo is descending into a 'merciless abyss of a humanitarian catastrophe unlike any we... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
The decline and likely fall of Trumpact of inviting a foreign adversary, Putin's Russia, to hack Clinton's email. W
The decline and likely fall of Trump
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 7 hours ago
act of inviting a foreign adversary, Putin's Russia, to hack Clinton's email. William Inboden, who served in the National Security Council during the George W. Bush administration, characterized Trump's comments as "tantamount to treason." Toward... Read more
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New Kerala
Pakistan wants peace, will back Kashmiri struggle: Nawaz - newkerala.com #126044of the Kashmiri people who continue their just struggle for the right to self-d
Pakistan wants peace, will back Kashmiri struggle: Nawaz - newkerala.com #126044
New Kerala / Posted 7 hours ago
of the Kashmiri people who continue their just struggle for the right to self-determination in accordance with UN Security Council Resolutions." The cabinet expressed Pakistan's unwavering commitment to provide moral, political and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Obama talks of ‘unfinished business of peace’ at Peres funeraloffice in January. Israel is concerned about the possibility, worried that Oba
Obama talks of ‘unfinished business of peace’ at Peres funeral
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
office in January. Israel is concerned about the possibility, worried that Obama may support or decide not to veto a UN Security Council resolution on the conflict that it opposes. He has had a testy personal relationship with Israeli Prime... Read more
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The Manila Times
Obama talks of ‘unfinished business of peace’ at Peres funeraloffice in January. Israel is concerned about the possibility, worried that Oba
Obama talks of ‘unfinished business of peace’ at Peres funeral
The Manila Times / Posted 8 hours ago
office in January. Israel is concerned about the possibility, worried that Obama may support or decide not to veto a UN Security Council resolution on the conflict that it opposes. He has had a testy personal relationship with Israeli Prime... Read more
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Orange County Register
International Criminal Court rules that destroying cultural artifacts is a war crimecases only in countries that are party to the treaty that oversees it, or cases
International Criminal Court rules that destroying cultural artifacts is a war crime
Orange County Register / Posted 8 hours ago
cases only in countries that are party to the treaty that oversees it, or cases that have been referred to it by the U.N. Security Council. The Timbuktu shrines, brick and mud structures built from the 15th to 17th centuries atop the graves of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Obama talks of 'unfinished business of peace' at Peres funeraloffice in January. Israel is concerned about the possibility, worried that Oba
Obama talks of 'unfinished business of peace' at Peres funeral
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
office in January. Israel is concerned about the possibility, worried that Obama may support or decide not to veto a UN Security Council resolution on the conflict that it opposes. He has had a testy personal relationship with Israeli Prime... Read more
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Rappler
Obama talks of 'unfinished business of peace' at Peres funeraloffice in January. Israel is concerned about the possibility, worried that Oba
Obama talks of 'unfinished business of peace' at Peres funeral
Rappler / Posted 8 hours ago
office in January. Israel is concerned about the possibility, worried that Obama may support or decide not to veto a UN Security Council resolution on the conflict that it opposes. He has had a testy personal relationship with Israeli Prime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Backed Committee Launches Guides to Assist Aid Workers in Curbing Sexual ExploitationCompliance Unit at the International Rescue Committee. This past March, UN Sec
Backed Committee Launches Guides to Assist Aid Workers in Curbing Sexual Exploitation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Compliance Unit at the International Rescue Committee. This past March, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon presented to the Security Council a report that detailed special measures aimed at ending impunity, helping and supporting victims, and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Peres funeral, attended by Obama, briefly brings Israeli, Palestinian leaders togetheranother formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he le
Peres funeral, attended by Obama, briefly brings Israeli, Palestinian leaders together
Swissinfo / Posted 8 hours ago
another formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he leaves office in January, possibly via a U.N. Security Council resolution. Netanyahu recalled in his eulogy that he had once argued with Peres, a former leader of the... Read more
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Christian Today
In Death, Peres Brings Together Palestinian President And Israeli PManother formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he le
In Death, Peres Brings Together Palestinian President And Israeli PM
Christian Today / Posted 9 hours ago
another formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he leaves office in January, possibly via a UN Security Council resolution. With time short between the end of the funeral and the start of the Jewish sabbath at sundown,... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
India Looks to Counter Chinese influence in MyanmarRohingya issue and needs China’s assistance at international forums since Beiji
India Looks to Counter Chinese influence in Myanmar
Asia Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
Rohingya issue and needs China’s assistance at international forums since Beijing wields veto powers in the United Nations Security Council. However, huge Chinese investment in Myanmar has been a source of public resentment. Although the... Read more
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Business Standard India
3,800 civilians dead in Russian strikes in Syriaand Syrian regime air strikes on Aleppo during a phone call, the White House sa
3,800 civilians dead in Russian strikes in Syria
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
and Syrian regime air strikes on Aleppo during a phone call, the White House said. UN aid chief Stephen O'Brien told the Security Council in New York that Aleppo is descending into a "merciless abyss of a humanitarian catastrophe unlike any we... Read more
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The Economic Times
'Trust deficit between Pakistan, neighbours over policy of violence'Mahmoud Saikal, who is the Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of
'Trust deficit between Pakistan, neighbours over policy of violence'
The Economic Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Mahmoud Saikal, who is the Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to the United Nations Security Council, said: "There is a trust deficit which has been developing for a long period of time between Pakistan and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Russia refuses to budge on Syriaof hostilities must be restored," Ramzy said. The United Nations' emergency re
Russia refuses to budge on Syria
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
of hostilities must be restored," Ramzy said. The United Nations' emergency relief coordinator, Stephen O'Brien, told the Security Council that Aleppo faces a "humanitarian catastrophe unlike any we have witnessed in Syria," with at least 320... Read more
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Rappler
3,800 civilians dead in Russian strikes in Syria – monitorand Syrian regime air strikes on Aleppo during a phone call, the White House sa
3,800 civilians dead in Russian strikes in Syria – monitor
Rappler / Posted 10 hours ago
and Syrian regime air strikes on Aleppo during a phone call, the White House said. UN aid chief Stephen O'Brien told the Security Council in New York that Aleppo is descending into a "merciless abyss of a humanitarian catastrophe unlike any we... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pakistan will respond to Indian 'provocations', warns its UN envoyThursday, Lodhi met with New Zealand's UN Ambassador Gerard van Bohemen, who is
Pakistan will respond to Indian 'provocations', warns its UN envoy
Business Standard India / Posted 10 hours ago
Thursday, Lodhi met with New Zealand's UN Ambassador Gerard van Bohemen, who is current president of the 15-member UN Security Council, and urged him to informally brief the world body on the escalating tension along the border. Talking to... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Palestinian president, Netanyahu shake hands at Peres funeralanother formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he le
Palestinian president, Netanyahu shake hands at Peres funeral
Bdnews24.com / Posted 10 hours ago
another formal effort to get peace negotiations back on the agenda before he leaves office in January, possibly via a UN Security Council resolution. With time short between the end of the funeral and the start of the Jewish sabbath at sundown,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syriasaid that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfol
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syria
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 10 hours ago
said that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfolding before our eyes" would leave the Security Council "on the wrong side of history." Forces massing on city's outskirts The impassioned speech comes after a... Read more
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dna
United Nations asks India, Pakistan to exercise restraintUN has long maintained an institutional presence in the contested area between
United Nations asks India, Pakistan to exercise restraint
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
UN has long maintained an institutional presence in the contested area between India and Pakistan. According to the Security Council mandate given in resolution 307 of 1971, the UNMOGIP observes and reports on ceasefire violations along and... Read more
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dna
3,800 civilians dead in year of Russian strikes in Syria: Monitorand Syrian regime air strikes on Aleppo during a phone call, the White House sa
3,800 civilians dead in year of Russian strikes in Syria: Monitor
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
and Syrian regime air strikes on Aleppo during a phone call, the White House said. UN aid chief Stephen O'Brien told the Security Council in New York that Aleppo is descending into a "merciless abyss of a humanitarian catastrophe unlike any we... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan will respond to Indian 'provocations', warns its UN envoyThursday, Lodhi met with New Zealand's UN Ambassador Gerard van Bohemen, who is
Pakistan will respond to Indian 'provocations', warns its UN envoy
The Economic Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Thursday, Lodhi met with New Zealand's UN Ambassador Gerard van Bohemen, who is current president of the 15-member UN Security Council, and urged him to informally brief the world body on the escalating tension along the border. She is... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syriasaid that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfol
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syria
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 11 hours ago
said that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfolding before our eyes" would leave the Security Council "on the wrong side of history." Forces massing on city's outskirts The impassioned speech comes after a... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syriasaid that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfol
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syria
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 11 hours ago
said that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfolding before our eyes" would leave the Security Council "on the wrong side of history." Forces massing on city's outskirts The impassioned speech comes after a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syriasaid that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfol
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syria
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 hours ago
said that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfolding before our eyes" would leave the Security Council "on the wrong side of history." Forces massing on city's outskirts The impassioned speech comes after a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syriasaid that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfol
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syria
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 hours ago
said that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfolding before our eyes" would leave the Security Council "on the wrong side of history." Forces massing on city's outskirts The impassioned speech comes after a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Regime forces amass around Aleppo as diplomacy faltershospitals and healthcare workers "war crimes." On Wednesday, French Foreign Mi
Regime forces amass around Aleppo as diplomacy falters
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 hours ago
hospitals and healthcare workers "war crimes." On Wednesday, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault proposed a new UN Security Council resolution for an Aleppo ceasefire, saying, "Those who don't vote for it risk being held responsible for... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Regime forces amass around Aleppo as diplomacy faltershospitals and healthcare workers "war crimes." On Wednesday, French Foreign Mi
Regime forces amass around Aleppo as diplomacy falters
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 11 hours ago
hospitals and healthcare workers "war crimes." On Wednesday, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault proposed a new UN Security Council resolution for an Aleppo ceasefire, saying, "Those who don't vote for it risk being held responsible for... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syriasaid that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfol
UN official blasts Security Council for inaction on Syria
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 hours ago
said that to engage in "political grandstanding" or to ignore "the horror unfolding before our eyes" would leave the Security Council "on the wrong side of history." Forces massing on city's outskirts The impassioned speech comes after a... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Regime forces amass around Aleppo as diplomacy faltershospitals and healthcare workers "war crimes." On Wednesday, French Foreign Mi
Regime forces amass around Aleppo as diplomacy falters
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 hours ago
hospitals and healthcare workers "war crimes." On Wednesday, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault proposed a new UN Security Council resolution for an Aleppo ceasefire, saying, "Those who don't vote for it risk being held responsible for... Read more
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