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UN chief condemns village killings in Syria


May 27th, 2012 - 6:52 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, May 27 (IANS) UN Secretary-general Ban Ki- moon has strongly condemned an incident of massive killings, involving women and children, which occurred Friday in a Syrian village."The Secretary-general ... Read more...

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US hints at renewing nuke talks if ‘right signals’ emanated from North Korea


January 15th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Jan 15 (ANI): US Defense Secretary Robert Gates has reportedly hinted that America might be willing to renew nuclear talks with North Korea without preconditions, if the right signals emanated from ... Read more...

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US worried joint-military drills with South Korea will worsen Korean peninsula situation


December 29th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): The US is reportedly worried that its joint-military drills with Seoul and the recent threat of war by South Korean President Lee Myung-bak to the North could lead ... Read more...

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‘N. Korea warns of less restraint to S. Korea’s military drills’


December 28th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Dec 28 (ANI): North Korea has slammed South Korean President Lee Myung-bak's comments of retaliation against Pyongyang if provoked, saying that DPRK has limited restraint over Seoul's military provocation and it ... Read more...

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S.Korea to retaliate against Pyongyang if attacked again even if it risks war


December 28th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Dec 28 (ANI): South Korean President Lee Myung-bak has reportedly threatened to retaliate against North Korea if it attacked his country again.The New York Times quoted Lee as saying that his ... Read more...

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China finally on same page as US in handling unruly N. Korea


December 24th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 24 (ANI): The Obama administration has confirmed that the Chinese Government has embraced an American plan to press North Korea to reconcile with South Korea after its deadly attacks on ... Read more...

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South Koreans feel government response to N. Korea attack feeble


November 28th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Nov.28 (ANI): Many South Koreans believe that their government has given a limited and feeble response to the missile attack from North Korea.They believe that the hour-long artillery barrage by North ... Read more...

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China calls for emergency talks over North Korea


November 28th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
London/Beijing/Seoul, Nov.28 (ANI): China has called for emergency international talks over North Korea, even as Pyongyang is reportedly preparing its missile batteries to counter a joint military exercise by the United States ... Read more...

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US, South Korea to hold war games Sunday amid tension


November 25th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing/Washington, Nov 25 (IANS) Chinese experts have warned that tensions could escalate on the Korean peninsula if a joint US-South Korea military drill in the Yellow Sea, announced a day after ... Read more...

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Battle: Los Angeles Movie Trailer Released


November 13th, 2010 - 2:10 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the story goes, on February 25th, 1942 at around 2 o’clock in the morning, there were hundreds and thousands of witnesses to a strange phenomenon in the ... Read more...

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William Calley Apologizes Publicly For ‘My Lai Massacre’


August 22nd, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Former Lieutenant William Calley (U.S. army officer) has recently apologized publicly for having executed a massacre in South Vietnam on March 16th, 1968 for which he faced world-wide outrage."I am ... Read more...

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Tamil Canadian protestors jam Toronto highway


May 11th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, May 11 (ANI): Protesting against the civil war in their native Sri Lanka, many Tamil Canadians gathered to form a human chain at a downtown Toronto highway on Sunday evening, resulting ... Read more...

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No agreement on Gaza in Security Council meeting


January 4th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 4 (Xinhua) No agreement was reached among the members of the UN Security Council after discussions on the Israeli military operations in the Gaza Strip, the president of the ... Read more...

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Israel sends ground troops into Gaza Strip (Lead)


January 4th, 2009 - 4:12 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv/Gaza, Jan 4 (DPA) Israel launched its long-expected ground invasion of the Gaza Strip Saturday night, as infantry and armour, backed by air support, moved into the north of the salient ... Read more...

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Israeli ground forces move into Gaza Strip


January 4th, 2009 - 3:09 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Jan 4 (DPA) Israeli ground forces moved in the northern Gaza Strip Saturday evening, on the eighth day of a massive Israeli offensive against militants in the salient.The ground operation ... Read more...

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Israel shells Gaza, assault shows no sign of let-up (Roundup)


January 4th, 2009 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv/Gaza, Jan 3 (DPA) Israeli-Palestinian violence in and from the Gaza Strip showed no sign of letting up Saturday, as the Israel Air Force (IAF) attacked 40 targets in the salient ... Read more...

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Shelling kills at least 15, injures 64 in Somali market


June 8th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Mogadishu (Somalia), June 8 (DPA) At least 15 people were killed and 64 wounded Sunday when shells rained down on an open market in the Somalian capital during fighting between government troops ... Read more...

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Pakistani security forces miss target, kill 11 civilians


March 12th, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by admin
DPA Islamabad, March 12 (DPA) Pakistan's security forces missed the militant hideout they were aiming at and killed 11 civilians in an artillery barrage that landed in a residential area in the restive ... Read more...

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