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Syria could use chemical weapons if attacked

July 24, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

In this image made from amateur video released by the Ugarit News and accessed Monday, July 23, 2012, a Free Syrian Army soldier reacts during clashes with Syrian government troops in Aleppo, Syria. The Syrian regime acknowledged for the first time Monday that it possessed stockpiles of chemical and biological weapons and said it will [&hellip...

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Syria revolt reaches Aleppo; rebels target cities

July 22, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

This citizen journalist image shot through a broken car window shows smoke billowing from a building after fighting between rebels and Syrian troops in the Yarmouk camp for Palestinian refugees in south Damascus, Syria, Saturday, July 21, 2012. This week,...

Indian upheaval bares Colombia's nagging conflict

July 21, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

In this photo taken July 17, 2012, Nasa Indians stand around communication towers on a hill in Toribio, southern Colombia, before they forcibly dislodged six soldiers guarding the outpost. Indians have demanded that security forces and leftist rebels stay off...

Israelis bury 5 victims of Bulgaria attack

July 21, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Family and friends attend the funeral of Itzik Kolengi, 28, who was killed and his wife injured in a suicide bombing in Bulgaria Wednesday in Petah Tikva, Israel, Friday, July 20, 2012. Israeli and American officials are blaming the Lebanese militant group...

UN vote on Syria delayed until Thursday

July 19, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov points as he waits for the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin and United Nations special envoy Kofi Annan in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, July 17, 2012. The UN and Arab League envoy to the Syrian crisis has begun...

Attack on Israeli tourist bus in Bulgaria kills 7

July 19, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Unidentified Israeli tourist is helped as she arrives to Bourgas hospital after a bus carrying Israeli tourists in the Bulgarian resort city of Bourgas exploded Wednesday, July 18, 2012, killing at least three people and wounding more than 20 others, police...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi plans trip to US in September

July 18, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Myanmar’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi communicates on a cell phone at Union Parliament in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Tuesday, July 17, 2012. Suu Kyi said she’ll travel to the United States in September to accept an award from an American...

Hamas now has monopoly on summer fun for Gaza kids

July 18, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

In this Wednesday, July 11, 2012 photo, Palestinian boys play computer game at a summer camp run by Hamas inside a school in Al-Qarara near Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip. Since taking over Gaza five years ago, Hamas has competed with a U.N. agency for the...

Reshuffle of N. Korea's military gains momentum

July 17, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

In this photo taken Sunday, April 15, 2012 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, second from right, waves as he walks past North Korean People’s Army senior officers, Vice Marshal and Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission Choe Ryong Hae, second...

2 Americans kidnapped in Egypt's Sinai are freed

July 17, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Jan. 1, 1985 file photo, St. Catherine the highest mountain in the biblical land of Sinai, overlooking a 1,450-years old monastery in Egypt. Egyptian security officials said Monday that they will not give in to the demands of a Bedouin...