Thursday, 21st August 2014
International

UN Council urges israel, palestinians to resume talks - (d)

7 hours ago
The UN Security Council on Wednesday (August 20) urged Israel and the Palestinians to return to the negotiating table to quickly agree on a lasting truce in Gaza. In a unanimously adopted statement, the 15-member council ...
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    7 hours ago
    The UN Security Council on Wednesday (August 20) urged Israel and the Palestinians to return to the negotiating table to quickly agree on a lasting truce in Gaza. In a unanimously adopted statement, the 15-member council ...
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    7 hours ago
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    7 hours ago
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  • Indonesia needs to optimize benefits from AEC labor market: ILO
    23 hours ago
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    17th August 2014
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  • Kerry presses Asia on democracy, human rights
    14th August 2014
    US Secretary of State John Kerry Wednesday urged China and other Asian countries to bolster democracy and human rights in a region at the top of Americas agenda. "The United States is an Asian-Pacific nation, and we take our ...
  • President Yudhoyono receives John McCain
    12th August 2014
    President Susilo Yudhoyono is scheduled to receive US Senator John McCain of the Republican Party at the Presidential Palace here Tuesday morning. The head of state will receive McCain at 10 am. The former US presidential ...
  • S. Korea offers to hold high level talks with N. Korea
    11th August 2014
    South Korea offered Monday to hold high-level talks with North Korea next week on the reunion of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War and other issues of "mutual concern." In a fax message to Pyongyang, the South ...
  • Hillary Clinton faults Obama`s policy for chaos in iraq
    11th August 2014
    Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, in an interview published on Sunday (August 10), blamed President Barack Obamas failed foreign policy for the rise of Islamic militants in both Syria and Iraq. Talking to the ...
  • Al-Qaida gunmen behead 14 Yemeni army soldiers
    9th August 2014
    Suspected al-Qaida gunmen ambushed an army convoy in Yemens southeastern province of Hadramout on Friday night, killing 14 soldiers and beheading them all after their capture, a government official told Xinhua. "The victims ...