World Bulletin / News Desk
Russia and China vetoed a Western-backed U.N. Security Council resolution on Thursday urging Assad to stop using heavy weapons against an uprising and withdraw troops from towns and cities.
It was the third time that Russia, a key ally of the Syrian government, and China have used their veto power to block U.N. Security Council resolutions designed to put pressure on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and halt the violence in the 16-month conflict that has killed thousands of people.
A police spokesman said federal police captured Gomez in Morelia, Michoacan's state capital, after months of intelligence work.
Syrian fighters trained in the program are expected to fight both Daesh and Assad regime.
Opposition leaders will ask a court to block the constitution which they say was passed without a quorum last year by an assembly dominated by CCM after opposition parties walked out in protest.
Iraqi security forces seize control of al-Shohadaa neighborhood and kill 13 Daesh militants.
The vote is being held about two years ahead of schedule under a political deal brokered by South Africa, which surrounds the mountainous kingdom.
Cars with Cypriot number plates have been found to be used in Syria.
4 rescued after fiberglass vessel carrying suspected illegal immigrants from mainland overturns.
UNESCO Director General 'shocked' by footage showing destruction of statues and other artifacts in Mosul Museum.
Men to face murder and explosives charges after fighting alongside pro-Russia militias.
Ukraine continued to withdraw its weapons on Friday, but the army will remain on high alert in case of a new offensive from the separatists
A militant accused of the massacre of 10 foreign climbers at a mountain camp near Nanga Parbat in 2013, escaped from Gilgit’s District Jail
Guinean miners armed with guns and knives killed three Malians in the village of Sanafara, about 100 kilometres west of the capital
He told AA the nomination is not only good for the image of Uganda, but of Africa as a whole
A year and a half on, the new development has no running water. Netanyahu, on the eve of his trip to address the US Congress with elections only a few weeks away, has said that he will take the new city of Rawabi under the grid.
Wales, like Scotland and Northern Ireland, elects representatives for its own regional parliament as well as for theWestminster parliament
Judge Eliana Marengo says hijab not suitable for court proceeding