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Barack Obama and Netanyahu Discuss ways to Calm Gaza Situation (White House)

Barack Obama and Netanyahu Discuss ways to Calm Gaza Situation (White House)

Saturday, November 17, 2012 9:26

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday and the two discussed options for "de-escalating" the situation in Israel and Gaza, the White House said. [caption id="attachment_27501" align="alignnone" width="589"] Gaza Situation[/caption] Obama "reiterated U.S. ...

ISAF Command Nominee Wants to Address Issue of safe Havens in Pakistan

ISAF Command Nominee Wants to Address Issue of safe Havens in Pakistan

Friday, November 16, 2012 10:27

General Joseph Dunford, nominee for the next ISAF Commander in Afghanistan, says that he believes the issue of safe havens in Pakistan needs to be addressed, but is willing to “support any initiative that will bring resolution to the conflict in Afghanistan.” [caption id="attachment_27483" align="alignnone" width="640"]...

Three killed in new Israeli strikes on Gaza (Medics)

Three killed in new Israeli strikes on Gaza (Medics)

Friday, November 16, 2012 10:14

Three Palestinians were killed in a new round of Israeli air strikes late Thursday on Beit Hanun in the northern Gaza Strip, a spokesman for the Hamas emergency services told AFP. "Three citizens were martyred and 12 injured in an air strike in Beit Hanun," spokesman Adham Abu Salmiya said. [caption ...

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Witnesses Tell of Organized Killings of Myanmar Muslims (Special Report)

Witnesses Tell of Organized Killings of Myanmar Muslims (Special Report)

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 10:44

Myanmar: On a hot Sunday night in a remote Myanmar village, Tun Naing punched his wife and unleashed hell. She wanted rice for their three children. He said they couldn't afford it. Apartheid-like restrictions had prevented Muslims like Tun Naing from working for Buddhists here in Rakhine State ...

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Opposition Groups Strike Unity Deal Against Assad (Syria)

Opposition Groups Strike Unity Deal Against Assad (Syria)

Monday, November 12, 2012 9:01

Syria's fractious opposition finally put aside fierce arguments to rally behind a new leader within a new coalition that its Western and Arab backers hope can topple Bashar al-Assad and take over the country. [caption id="attachment_27344" align="alignnone" width="512"] Bashar ...

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Barack Obama Tears up in Video as he Thanks Campaign Staff After Re Election

Barack Obama Tears up in Video as he Thanks Campaign Staff After Re Election

Friday, November 9, 2012 9:29

A video of President Barack Obama released by his campaign on Thursday shows him wiping away tears the day after his re-election as he thanks young members of his campaign staff and volunteers for their hard work. [caption id="attachment_27324" align="alignnone" width="480"]...

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New York Braces for Autumn Storm

New York Braces for Autumn Storm

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 10:27

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday announced a limited evacuation of some neighborhoods ahead of harsh weather barreling toward a city still recovering from superstorm Sandy. [caption id="attachment_27301" align="alignright" width="328"] New York[/caption] The national weather service ...

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Barack Obama Re Elected as US President

Barack Obama Re Elected as US President

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 10:08

President Barack Obama won re-election to a second term in the White House on Tuesday, television networks projected, beating Republican challenger Mitt Romney after a long and bitter campaign. [caption id="attachment_27296" align="alignnone" width="560"] Barack Obama[/caption] Obama defeated Romney ...

US Declares Haqqani Networks Suicide Ops Chief as a Global Terrorist

US Declares Haqqani Networks Suicide Ops Chief as a Global Terrorist

Tuesday, November 6, 2012 9:56

The US Secretary of State has designated Qari Zakir, reportedly the chief of suicide operations of the Haqqani Network, as a ‘Specially Designated Global Terrorist’. [caption id="attachment_27272" align="alignnone" width="576"] Haqqani Network[/caption] A press release issued by the ...

Obama and Romney Race for Poll Glory (Last 48 Hours)

Obama and Romney Race for Poll Glory (Last 48 Hours)

Monday, November 5, 2012 11:01

With 48 hours to go before their electoral showdown, President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney were still criss-crossing America on Sunday and making their closing arguments in key battleground states. [caption id="attachment_27237" align="alignnone" width="468"] ...

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