Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Iran president still a force even as his era ends When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
Russia had elder Boston suspect under surveillance Russian agents placed the elder Boston bombing suspect under surveillance during a six-month visit to southern Russia last year, then scrambled to find him when he suddenly disappeared after police killed a Canadian jihadist, a security official told The Associated Press.... More
White House on Initial Understandings on Iran’s Nuclear Program - US Embassy Chile: Santiago Israel: 'Ratchet up sanctions' on Iran - CNN 11/26/2013 - 7:10 am | View Link
Iran nuclear deal leaves Israel odd man out - Macomb Daily Laurent Fabius, and Russia's ... the most dangerous weapon,� ... Oshrat, head of Israel equity sales and ... under close monitoring and halts ... 11/25/2013 - 12:47 pm | View Link
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Russia halts dairy imports from EU president Lithuania The decision is the latest in a long series of attempts by Russia to use trade as a weapon against countries it views as part ... Moscow's restrictions would will immediately impact sales that reached 151 million euros ($205 million) last year. 10/7/2013 - 7:06 am | View Link
Russia halts train ticket sales in time change limbo RUSSIA'S railways have halted ticket sales for trains leaving after late October amid confusion about whether clocks will be turned back this winter. Last year Russia cancelled putting the clocks back at the end of summer time, in a move over which ... 09/21/2012 - 6:35 am | View Link
Russia halts train ticket sales in time change limbo RUSSIA'S railways have halted ticket sales for trains leaving after late October amid confusion created by the authorities' failure to decide in good time whether to put the clocks back this winter. Last year Russia cancelled putting the clocks back at the ... 09/21/2012 - 2:34 am | View Link
Russia halts sales of new weapons to Syria We've expressed our belief that continued arms sales to the regime will only further throw flames on the fire, so we want them to stop all arms transfers, not only existing contracts but any new contracts as well." U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham ... 09/7/2012 - 1:28 am | View Link
Russia halts new weapon sales to Syria MOSCOW (AP) – Russia on Monday signaled that it would not sign new weapons contracts with Syria until the situation there calms down. Russia will continue with previously agreed exports, but will not be selling new arms to Syria, Vyacheslav ... 07/9/2012 - 5:47 am | View Link
The global airline industry forecast Thursday a jump in profits to $19.7 billion next year, helped by falling jet fuel prices, rising travel demand and cost-cutting.
The Geneva-based trade association for the world's airlines said the strong outlook — well above its expected net profit of $12.9 billion this year and $7.4 billion in 2012 — would be its biggest absolute profit ever.
Family and friends of an East St. Louis woman who prosecutors allege was stabbed to death by her former boyfriend are getting their chances to say goodbye to her.
Authorities say Rowling was killed in her apartment Nov. 30 — five days after she posted on Facebook that her love should be conveyed to her two children and mother if anything should happen to her.
Approximately two dozen soldiers of the National Guard's 35th Infantry Division will soon be heading to Kosovo to fill positions in an ongoing NATO peacekeeping mission.
The first of the soldiers will be honored in a departure ceremony Saturday at Fort Leavenworth where the division is headquartered.