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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday he would meet Syrian opposition leaders in Moscow next week to discuss the possibility of ending violence in the country.
"We will use this coming meeting with yet another Syrian opposition group to continue work to end violence and start Syrian dialogue between the government and all groups of the Syrian opposition as soon as possible," Lavrov said at a briefing with his Vietnamese counterpart Pham Binh Minh.
It was not clear which members of the fractured opposition movement he would meet.
Uganda has elections in 2016 and there is currently 10 members representing the Ugandan defence force in parliament.
Today marks 150 years since the Circassian genocide, of one of the worst massacres in modern history, where nearly 2 million people were driven to exile from their homeland of Circassia.
Canada has increased their police force spending to $150 million after 10 people were arrested at Montreal airport on suspicion of trying to join armed groups in Syria from Turkey.
A senior US official is in Israel discussing a compromise on a nuclear arms ban
Columbia negotiators have condemned the widespread use of landmines when 7-year-old girl killed after stepping on landmine.
New Snowden leaked documents show the NSA, global allies attempted to hack mobile devices
In a pre-election press conference, the AU observation mission lauded the fact that 48 per cent of registered Ethiopian voters were women.
Merkel, Hollande and Tsipras to meet on the sidelines of a summit in Riga this week between leaders of the European Union and its eastern European partners
Former European Commissioner for Energy claims Russia and partners use gas prices as tool against Ukraine
In a statement, the ministry urged Tunisian nationals in Libya to avoid tense areas and return to Tunisia "if necessary".
Russia offered visiting Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi military and other aid on Thursday to help push back ISIL
The opposition's no-confidence motion is likely to fail, since the government controls 111 seats in the 200-seat lower house of parliament.
The army says 95% of Machar's Unity State under its control
Fed warns of delays for rate rise; danger of Greek default hits euro
There were no signs of the crowds that have gathered early each morning for the last three weeks in the capital Bujumbura to demonstrate.