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Call to halt Syrian bombing in Ghouta By

Call to halt Syrian bombing in Ghouta By

The Syrian civil war, which began nearly seven years ago, is a seemingly intractable regional morass that has only become more unsafe as global powers have been drawn into the conflict and are increasingly at risk of clashing. "It's time to take immediate action in hopes of saving the lives of the men, women, and children who are under attack by the barbaric Assad regime", Haley said in a statement.


India ignored facts and realities says Maldives on extension of emergency

India ignored facts and realities says Maldives on extension of emergency

Yesterday, the Maldives Parliament approved the extension of the State of Emergency by 30 days, a day after President Abdulla Yameen sought the extension citing threat to national security and the constitutional crisis in the country. The Indian external affairs ministry has again called on the Maldives to enforce the Supreme Court order and to "restore the normal functioning of democracy".


Lindsey Vonn earns bronze medal in her final Olympics downhill

Lindsey Vonn earns bronze medal in her final Olympics downhill

A gold medal in her favorite event would have provided a flawless sendoff, but Vonn found it hard to be disappointed with a bronze , given everything she went through to be able to race in the Olympics again. Norway's Ragnhild Mowinckel was just 0.09 secs behind Goggia, while Vonn took bronze . Wise, 27, twice lost a ski on his first two runs but he recovered to notch up a scintillating 97.2 points on his final run and lead a U.S.


Marion Marechal-Le Pen: 'France Is No Longer Free'

Marion Marechal-Le Pen: 'France Is No Longer Free'

Ms Le Pen repeatedly criticised the European Union for "slowly killing" nation states and warned over the impact of "political correctness" and "massive immigration" in France. Noting the long alliance between France and the United States, including through the Revolutionary War and the Great War in Europe, Marion said: "We are once again standing side by side in another battle for freedom".



Trump endorses guns for teachers to prevent school shootings

Washington , :A "gun free" school is nothing but a "magnet" for mass shooters, President Donald Trump said Thursday, doubling down on a proposal to train and arm some teachers to keep USA schools safe. President Trump continues to seemingly talk out of both sides of his mouth when it comes to the subject of arming teachers with guns in classrooms.