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Syrian tanks enter Turkey border village

Syrian tanks enter Turkey border village

Army tanks on Saturday entered a village bordering Turkey, where 10,000 Syrians have sought refuge, an activist said, as Washington warned Damascus over its “continued brutality” against protesters. With the deadly revolt now in its fourth month, Britain urged its […]


US defends Iraq record after WikiLeaks furor

US defends Iraq record after WikiLeaks furor

WASHINGTON: The United States defended its record probing civilian deaths and abuse in Iraq after graphic revelations in leaked secret documents triggered worldwide concern and condemnation. The whistleblower website WikiLeaks released an unprecedented 400,000 classified US documents, which recount widespread […]


EU lifts Uzbek arms embargo

EU lifts Uzbek arms embargo

Luxembourg: European Union foreign ministers on Tuesday lifted a four-year-old arms embargo on Uzbekistan, but issued a one-year deadline for progress on ending human rights abuses. According to conclusions issued following a meeting of member states in Luxembourg, the bloc […]


 
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