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When it comes to its morality, Israel prefers not to be tried

Taliban ‘reject offer of Afghan government posts’ The Taliban have been offered posts in the new Afghan government but have turned them down, the BBC understands. Senate warns ‘strong response’ prepared to Palestinian ICC action Key members of the United States Senate issued a warning to the Palestinian Authority on Friday, warning the “deplorable, counterproductive” […]

The Problem with Obama’s Cuba Speech

The Problem with Obama’s Cuba Speech Obama Intends to Lift Several Restrictions Against Cuba on His Own The US – not Cuba – comes in from the cold Who’s afraid of Cuba? Almost nobody anymore. The ill-fated schemes to upend Castro US congressional leaders vow to block Cuba embassy and ambassador Opponents of Obama initiatives […]

Carnage in Pakistan school

Carnage in Pakistan school as Taliban attack kills 160 In the bloodiest terror attack in Pakistan in years, at least 160 people, mostly children, were on Tuesday killed by heavily-armed Taliban suicide bombers who stormed an army-run school here and took several hostages, a throwback to the 2004 Beslan school siege by Chechen rebels. Children […]