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Obama Sets Sanctions Against 'Digital Guns For Hire'
2012-04-23 14:11:20

President Barack Obama announced sanctions against Iran, Syria and "digital guns for hire" who use technology to carry out human rights abuses.

2011-08-18 10:01:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The European Union condemns in the strongest terms the brutal campaign Bashar al-Assad and his regime are waging against their own people.

2009-11-12 16:36:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Basescu: The Shame of Romania is the title of a new book that charts the course of the Romanian merchant and oceanic fishing fleets as they sailed across a sea of corruption, disappearing into their own Bermuda Triangle.

2008-10-15 09:15:00

Syria's move to establish formal diplomatic ties with Lebanon marks a new era in the countries' long-troubled relationship, observers say.

2008-10-14 06:00:13

Text of report by state-run Syrian news agency SANA website ["President Al-Asad issues decree establishing diplomatic relations between Syria and Lebanon" - SANA headline] Damascus, 14 October: President Bashar al-Asad today issued Decree No 358 for the year 2008 establishing diplomatic relations between Syria and Lebanon.

2008-09-16 09:00:45

BAKU. Sept 13 (Interfax) - Azeri President Ilham Aliyev and Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki, at a meeting in Baku on Saturday, expressed satisfaction with the state of relations between their countries in various fields, the Azeri president's office told Interfax.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.