path to statehood lies in direct negotiations with Israel. WASHINGTON, Nov. 2 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. welcomed the agreement between Afghanistan and its neighbors reached in the Ist.
t it. HAVANA, March 29 (Xinhua) -- Cuban parliament on Saturday approved a new foreign investment law aimed at attracting badly needed capital to the island country through tax cu.SEE PORTFOLIO
sher to capture most of the runaway oil. The broken riser pipe had to be cut off first to allow a snug fit. This latest attempt to control the leak is considered risky because slic.READ MORE
d the incident happened after just six years of service and under normal driving conditions. WASHINGTON, March 16 (Xinhua) -- After six financial institutions delivered nearly ha.READ MORE
Hama, an opposition stronghold. At least five people were killed Friday in a suburb of Damascus as thousands of people took to the streets across Syria for a new round of anti-go.READ MORE
amabad. The assault has strained an already frayed U.S.-Pakistani relationship. John Kerry, chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee who is on a visit to Pakistan, .READ MORE
announced that he would visit Brazil, Chile and El Salvador in March to "forge new alliances for progress in the Americas." Obama's trip to El Salvador will touch upon issues of po.READ MORE
ypically a prerequisite, are covered. This was the latest step the administration has taken recently with its executive authority, under the slogan "We can't wait," to address the.READ MORE
nded the Congress repeal the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy. Gates said there is little risk to the military in ending the Clinton-era ban on gays to serve openly in the forces, a.READ MORE
ug trafficking as a source of revenue. HAVANA, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- Colombian officials and leftist rebels resumed peace talks Monday in Havana, Cuba, with the insurgent group urg.
ud Abbas submitted the Palestinian application letter to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon last Friday. At its Wednesday meeting, the UN Security Council is expected to send the Pal.
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s with the Sinaloa cartel," the minister said. The dismantling of the gang follows an eight-month long investigation by Ecuador's National Anti-Narcotics Bureau, in conjunction wi.