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Kerry Says Hopes for Progress on Syria Ceasefire in Geneva Talks

    Kerry Says Hopes for Progress on Syria Ceasefire in Geneva Talks

GENEVA – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday he hoped to make progress in talks in Geneva over the next two days toward renewing a cessation of

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Russia begins withdrawal from Syria

    Russia begins withdrawal from Syria

Russia’s defence ministry announced on Tuesday that the first of its aircraft had departed Syria following the suprise pull-out order from President Vladimir Putin. The statement came a day after

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Syrian offensive blamed for putting peace talks at risk

    Syrian offensive blamed for putting peace talks at risk

Opposition sounds warning as military advance opens way for Assad government forces to recapture country’s largest city. Syria’s main opposition bloc has given warning that attacks by government forces in

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U.N Announces Start Of Syria Peace Talks As Government Troops Advance

    U.N Announces Start Of Syria Peace Talks As Government Troops Advance

By Tom Miles, John Irish, Tom Perry and Arshad Mohammed GENEVA/BEIRUT/ROME – The United Nations announced the formal start of peace talks for Syria on Monday and urged world powers

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Syrian Opposition Meets U.N Envoy, demands Action on Humanitarian Issues

    Syrian Opposition Meets U.N Envoy, demands Action on Humanitarian Issues

GENEVA – A Saudi-backed Syrian opposition delegation met the U.N.’s special envoy Staffan de Mistura for the first time on

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Syria Peace talks Derailed As Opposition Stays Away

    Syria Peace talks Derailed As Opposition Stays Away

By Suleiman Al-Khalidi, John Davison and Stephanie Nebehay AMMAN/BEIRUT/GENEVA – The Syrian opposition said it will not attend peace talks

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WHO says Zika Virus Spreads Explosively,4 Million Cases Forecast

    WHO says Zika Virus Spreads Explosively,4 Million Cases Forecast

By Tom Miles and Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA – The Zika virus, linked to severe birth defects in thousands of babies

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STATELESS CHILDREN DOOMED TO LIFE OF DISCRIMINATION AND DESPAIR

    STATELESS CHILDREN DOOMED TO LIFE OF DISCRIMINATION AND DESPAIR

GENEVA—The U.N. refugee agency said a global 10-year campaign launched one year ago to end statelessness is making progress, but

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UN rights body adopts resolution seeking protection of Rohingyas

    UN rights body adopts resolution seeking protection of Rohingyas

Geneva (IINA) – The UN Human Rights Council has adopted a resolution calling on the Myanmar government to protect the

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