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Erdogan meets Aleppo's Twitter activist Bana al-Abed

Her mother, who is an English teacher, helped run the Twitter account. The account captured everything from the death of her friends to her attempts to live a normal life. Seven-year-old Bana and her mother were evacuated to safety on Monday, part of an evacuation deal that saw the remaining residents of Aleppo head to other parts of the country.


What's Open And Closed This Christmas Holiday

What's Open And Closed This Christmas Holiday

This holiday season Walmart will close at 6 p.m. on Saturday and won't reopen until Monday. Westfield Parramatta manager Ryan Burns said the 24th was one of their biggest days of the year. According to a survey released on by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics, about 155.7 million people plan to go shopping the weekend before Christmas, but many waited right down to the last minute.


Mass insect migrations in United Kingdom skies

Mass insect migrations in United Kingdom skies

The research team used using entomological radar and aerial insect catching nets to collect the data, most comprehensive estimate of flying bugs till date. Bumble Bee in Flight. The numbers of bugs buzzing around are likely higher in other, warmer parts of the world, the scientists said. This organical composition is vital when it comes to plant productivity, as the decomposition of the insects represents a significant source of nutrients.


Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari ends 18-month exile

Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari ends 18-month exile

Apparently, reciprocating the goodwill gesture of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who had earlier welcomed his arrival, Mr Zardari categorically stated that the PPP always supported democracy and would not allow its derailment. Pakistan's flag is a symbol. "Pakistan is not a country of terrorists". "We had handed over power to the elected government despite the fact their {PML-N's] mandate was questionable", Zardari said while speaking from behind a bullet-proof glass installed atop a bomb-proof ...


Harper tweets support for Trump on Israeli settlements

Harper tweets support for Trump on Israeli settlements

Militants associated with Hamas have fought three wars with Israel since 2008, while Gaza has been under Israeli blockade for around a decade. However, we did not expect this vote. On Friday, the Egyptian government revealed that the decision came after a call between Trump and Egyptian president Abdel Fateh el-Sisi. The resolution in question says Israeli communities established in the West Bank and East Jerusalem since 1967 have "no legal validity" and represent "a flagrant violation" ...