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No breakthrough in Kerry-Lavrov talks on Aleppo

No breakthrough in Kerry-Lavrov talks on Aleppo

Syria's Bashar al Assad has rejected pleas from rebel fighters in Aleppo for a truce. The Hashed al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilisation) paramilitary force has been fighting on a western front and on Thursday announced it had retaken the town of Tal Abtah after fierce fighting that lasted days.



Far-Right Candidate Loses Bid for Presidency in Austria

Partial results shortly after the polls closed Sunday showed Van der Bellen with 53.3% of the vote and Hofer at 46.7%, according to the AP. The ENF group is attended by members of far-right French political Party Front National, and chaired by candidate in the 2017 French Presidential election, Marine le Pen.


78 million people living with HIV worldwide - UNAIDS

78 million people living with HIV worldwide - UNAIDS

WHO's Hirnschall said if people do not know they have HIV they do not seek medical help and may die of AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome), which develops in the most advanced stages of HIV infection. People may not know they have HIV . From 2000 through 2015, new HIV infections fell worldwide by 35 percent, and AIDS-related deaths decreased by nearly 30 percent.


Elian Gonzalez returns to public eye to praise Fidel Castro

Elian Gonzalez returns to public eye to praise Fidel Castro

Gonzalez was a young boy when he, his mother and others attempted the sea crossing between Cuba and Florida almost two decades ago. On Tuesday evening in Havana, at least tens of thousands are expected to pay tribute to Castro in the large plaza named for national hero Jose Marti, a poet and leader of Cuba's 19th century fight for independence from Spain.



Assad: Aleppo win 'big gain' but not end of war

His comments came after a blistering three-week offensive in which Syrian government forces have seized about 80 percent of east Aleppo, a stronghold for rebel groups since 2012. In response, Russian Ministry of Defense spokesperson Major General Igor Konashenkov said that "the United Kingdom government has lost an objective view of what is happening in Syria, including Aleppo, due to Russophobia", adding that the United Kingdom has not sent " a single gram of flour, any medicine or ...



Ohio House committee approves 20-week abortion ban

So what made the legislature's Republican majority move now? Kasich has 10 days to make a decision on the bill . A bill before Oho lawmakers would make concealed weapons permit holders a protected class under employment discrimination law.