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Sep 24, 2013
28.5 million children in conflict regions denied education: UNA total of 28.5 million children in conflict-plagued countries are being denied an education, leaders from governments and international organisations said at the UN General Assembly here.
Apr 23, 2013
Ladakh incursion: India, China face-off at the 'gate of hell'The foundational reasons for the 1962 war, the Daulat Beg Oldi crisis shows, is still with us—an unresolved border that neither Indian or Chinese leaders are willing to settle.
Oct 05, 2012
UN Security Council strongly condemns Syrian shelling of TurkeyThe UN Security Council overcame deep divisions to unanimously approve a statement Thursday condemning Syria's shelling of a Turkish town that killed five women and children "in the strongest terms."
Sep 20, 2012
Iran shipping arms, personnel to Syria via Iraq: reportIran has been using civilian aircraft to fly military personnel and large quantities of weapons across Iraqi airspace to Syria to aid President Bashar al-Assad in his attempt to crush an 18-month uprising against his government.
Sep 03, 2012
Mission to end conflict nearly impossible: UN envoy to SyriaDiplomatic attempts to end the Syrian conflict are "nearly impossible" and not enough is being done to end the fighting, the new UN and Arab League mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said in a BBC interview broadcast on Monday.
Sep 02, 2012
Iran to respond with military action if US attacks SyriaIran would take action if the United States were to carry out an act of "stupidity" and attack Syria, an Iranian military official was quoted as saying on Saturday, but the comments later disappeared from the state-linked agency website.
Aug 23, 2012
Syrian forces continue shelling Damascus; 60 killedThe Syrian army shelled southern Damascus on Wednesday and helicopters fired rockets and machineguns during an assault meant to shore up President Bashar al-Assad's grip on the capital.
Aug 20, 2012
Images: Syria's Assad makes rare public appearance on EidSyrian President Bashar al-Assad performed Eid prayers in a Damascus mosque on Sunday, state television showed, his first appearance in public since a July bombing in the capital. Images of the Syrian leader.
Aug 19, 2012
Syria's Assad makes rare public appearance on EidSyria's state-run TV has aired footage of the Syrian president performing Eid prayers in a mosque in Damascus. It is the first appearance in public by Bashar Assad after a 18 July bombing in Damascus.
Aug 17, 2012
Taliban attack on air base: How secure are Pak's nuclear weapons?Heavily armed Taliban fighters blasted their way into a Pakistani air force base with possible links to the country's nuclear program in a brazen assault that took two hours of fighting to put down.