DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria says it has agreed to allow the UN to visit site of last week’s alleged chemical attacks.
JINAN, China (AP) — Fallen Chinese politician Bo Xilai assailed his wife and his former right-hand man in four days of testimony ending Sunday, rejecting accusations of corruption and shielding a murderer in a trial that has offered
BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iranian dissident group is accusing Iraqi authorities of cutting off water and electricity to a contested northern camp for Iranian exiles, a charge the Iraqi government denies.
The Mujahedeen-e-Khalq dissident group says authorities cut
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The leader of an al-Qaida linked militia fighting to overthrow the Syrian government has vowed to take revenge for what he says was Damascus’ use of chemical weapons that killed hundreds of people.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says he has been disturbed by “terrible images” of atrocities occurring in Syria, and he is urging the international community to step up its efforts to end the civil war there.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Colin Powell says the jury verdict that freed the killer of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin was “questionable.” But he isn’t sure it will have staying power in the public consciousness.
NEW DELHI (AP) — Authorities on Sunday detained hundreds of Hindu nationalists in northern India for allegedly defying a ban on pilgrimages to a disputed holy site that has been the cause of deadly clashes between Hindus and
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say separate attacks have killed at least nine people in the country.
A police officer says militants snatched five soldiers from a taxi Sunday at a fake checkpoint near the northern city of
JERUSALEM (AP) — Prominent Israeli Cabinet ministers are calling for a U.S.-led response to an alleged chemical attack in Syria last week that the prime minister describes as a “terrible crime.”
Benjamin Netanyahu told his Cabinet Sunday that
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian commander is warning the United States over a possible military move against the Tehran-backed regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad.
The semi-official Fars news agency, which has close ties to Iran’s powerful