World Bulletin / News Desk
Bureaucrats have begun to break from Syrian regime too after Prime Minister Riad Hijab and Prime Ministry spokesman Mohammad Otari defected to opponents.
Shaam News Network (SNN) stated on Tuesday that security officials from Aleppo, Tartus and Hasseke Muhammed Naim Ahmed Timmari, Ahmed Abdulkadir Isa, Heysem Abdulhamid, Zekeriya Mustafa Haj Hussein and Aleppo Police Hospital's Chief Doctor Hussein Sheikh Asaf quit their posts and defected to opponents.
Syrian administration did not make any statement about the breaks.
Prime Minister Hijab and spokesman Otari, two days ago, quit their posts and escaped to Jordan.
Japan's ties with both neighbours have worsened over bilateral territorial disputes and a feeling in Seoul and Beijing that Tokyo has not atoned for its wartime aggression.
A Louisiana man who has spent nearly three decades on death row walked free, after prosecutors said in late 2013 "credible evidence" came to their attention "supporting a finding that Ford was neither present at, nor a participant in, the robbery and murder"
Around 5,200 Anbar families have found refuge in Kurdistan, where many are now staying in hotels and holiday resorts.
The law to raise the minimum required votes to gain seats in the parliament was passed with 67 votes out of 120 in favor of the change, much to the dismay of minority parties including those set up to represent Palestinians.
Guterres said his biggest worry is that "a total disaster" could occur if the international community diverts its attention away from Syria's conflict
Zeidan was in Malta for two hours late on Tuesday on a refuelling stop before going to "another European country", Prime Minister Joseph Muscat told state-owned television TVM.
Moscow's Basmanny District Court ruled that Yarosh should be arrested for making "public calls for terrorist and extremist activities via the media".
With no concrete evidence to explain the plane's disappearance, authorities have not ruled out anything
Sisi, Mubarak's chief of military intelligence, had to be president of "all Egyptians", Moussa said in his office
The Philippines air dropped food and water to soldiers stationed on a grounded transport ship on the disputed Second Thomas Shoal, after China blocked two Filipino supply ships from reaching the troops
The UAE had been among the first Arab states to financially and diplomatically support Egypt's army-backed interim government following Morsi's ouster.
South American leaders will hold talks for solution to Venezuela's political and economic crisis.
At least six people were killed and seven injured in three days of clashes between ethnic Kalenjin people and Luo tribesmen in the Rift Valley Province.
Larijani was forced to cancel the next leg of a planned African tour because of a 24-hour delay when his plane was not refuelled at Cape Town International Airport
The multinational taskforce comprises troops from Nigeria, Cameroon, Niger and Chad with the aim of battling the deadly Boko Haram insurgency.
In a statement, the government said that Mohamed Lasaad Dreiz was appointed a security adviser to the Tunisian Premier.