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UN Security Council unanimously passes Syria chemical weapons resolution

UN Security Council unanimously passes Syria chemical weapons resolution Sat, 28 Sep, 2013

The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously late Friday to require Syria to eliminate its arsenal of chemical weapons, according to media reports.
Twenty dead after refugee boat sinks on way to Australia

Twenty dead after refugee boat sinks on way to Australia Sat, 28 Sep, 2013

A boat carrying asylum seekers to Australia, most of them from the Middle East, has sunk off the Indonesian coast killing at least 21 people, Indonesian television reported on Friday. 
Obama speaks by phone to Iran's Rouhani, sees chance for progress

Obama speaks by phone to Iran's Rouhani, sees chance for progress Fri, 27 Sep, 2013

U.S. President Barack Obama and new Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held a historic phone call on Friday, in the highest level conversation between the estranged nations in more than three decades.
Syria chemical weapons inspections could begin next week

Syria chemical weapons inspections could begin next week Fri, 27 Sep, 2013

International experts will begin inspecting Syria's chemical arsenal by Tuesday under a plan set to be approved by the world's top chemical weapons monitoring group.
UN experts 95% certain humans causing climate change

UN experts 95% certain humans causing climate change Fri, 27 Sep, 2013

International scientists are 95 percent sure human activities are the main cause of global warming, an U.N. report to be released Friday is expected to say. 
US, Iran hold first major meeting since 1979 revolution

US, Iran hold first major meeting since 1979 revolution Fri, 27 Sep, 2013

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met after the Iranian held wider talks with the United States and other major powers to address Western suspicions Iran may be trying to develop atomic weapons.
Interpol issues warrant for British terror widow

Interpol issues warrant for British terror widow Thu, 26 Sep, 2013

Interpol issued a wanted persons alert at Kenya's request on Thursday for Samantha Lewthwaite, a British citizen dubbed the "White Widow", without mentioning any suspected role in the Nairobi mall attack.
Palestinians want Israel peace deal in 9 months

Palestinians want Israel peace deal in 9 months Thu, 26 Sep, 2013

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says he will continue recently resumed negotiations with Israel with “an insistence on success” and the aim of reaching a peace deal within nine months.
Liberia's Charles Taylor loses appeal against war crimes conviction

Liberia's Charles Taylor loses appeal against war crimes conviction Thu, 26 Sep, 2013

A UN-backed court on Thursday hands down its final verdict against Liberian ex-president Charles Taylor, jailed initially for 50 years for arming rebels during Sierra Leone's brutal 1990s civil war.
Eight killed in militant attack in Indian Kashmir

Eight killed in militant attack in Indian Kashmir Thu, 26 Sep, 2013

Suspected separatist rebels stormed into a police station in the Indian portion of Kashmir on Thursday and shot and killed at least five police officers and three civilians before attacking a nearby army camp, police said.
Iran President Hassan Rouhani wants nuclear deal in months

Iran President Hassan Rouhani wants nuclear deal in months Thu, 26 Sep, 2013

Iran wants to reach a deal with West on Tehran's nuclear issue in three months, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said during his interview to the Washington Post.
Deadly Sudan protests over cut in fuel subsidies

Deadly Sudan protests over cut in fuel subsidies Wed, 25 Sep, 2013

Violent protests against the Sudanese government's decision to scrap fuel subsidies raged into a third day Wednesday as public transport ground to a halt and riots broke out in parts of Khartoum.
Clashes erupt as thousands march to Greek far-right party's offices

Clashes erupt as thousands march to Greek far-right party's offices Wed, 25 Sep, 2013

Greek police fired tear gas at anti-fascist protesters who hurled petrol bombs and stones near the Athens headquarters of Golden Dawn on Wednesday following the killing of an anti-racism rapper by a supporter of the far-right party.
US signs landmark United Nations weapons trade treaty

US signs landmark United Nations weapons trade treaty Wed, 25 Sep, 2013

U.S. President Barack Obama's administration signed a UN treaty Wednesday to track exports of firearms and other conventional weapons, offering a major boost to the pact despite opposition at home.
UN chemical weapons experts back in Syria

UN chemical weapons experts back in Syria Wed, 25 Sep, 2013

U.N. inspectors returned to Syria on Wednesday to pursue a probe into alleged poison gas attacks, as Russia and the West wrangled over how to eliminate President Bashar al-Assad's banned chemical weapons.

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