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Donald Trump refuses to condemn violence at his US presidential rallies Donald Trump refuses to condemn violence at his US presidential rallies
- March 21, 2016

He it will be hard to secure the required number of delegates because the race started out with 17 Republican candidates. I don't think Mitt Romney is a smart person. The incident puts him again at the centre of a controversy involving appropriate security measures, sparking a debate about the propriety of a campaign manager being involved in handling protesters, particularly in the volatile environment that characterises Trump rallies across the country. (more...)
Putin lauds military operation in Syria, assures peace in future Putin lauds military operation in Syria, assures peace in future
- March 21, 2016

Kremlin strategist, political analyst and Russian talk show commentator Sergei Markov says Russia's Syrian campaign may have created billions in new military orders. A United Nations official says that despite the Russian troops' drawdown in Syria, the mission is looking to for continued help from Russia on aid deliveries in the war-torn country. (more...)
Syria and federal talk Syria and federal talk
- March 20, 2016

The three northern regions agreed at a conference on Thursday to establish a self-administered "federal democratic system of Rojava - Northern Syria ". He said there were "no discussions about federalism" - a reference to the Syrian Kurdish declaration. Ja'afari also said Putin's announcement of a partial withdrawal of his armed forces on Monday had come as no surprise to the Syrian government, describing it as "common decision, taken both by President Putin and President Assad". (more...)
Bombing in Istanbul kills 4, another bomb defused
- March 20, 2016

And in January, a suicide bomber thought to be of Syrian origin killed 10 German tourists close to Istanbul's famed Blue Mosque, raising fears the fallout from the war in Syria had spilled into the country's multi-billion Euro tourism sector. (more...)
What Tuesday's Results Mean For The Rest Of The Presidential Campaign
- March 20, 2016

The Republican frontrunner did not get the sweep he wanted, losing OH to Kasich. It now remains unclear whether Trump can secure the number of delegates needed to win the nomination outright before the Republican national convention in July, according to Republican analyst Ford O'Connell. (more...)
Trump warns of possible 'riots' if he doesn't get White House nod Trump warns of possible 'riots' if he doesn't get White House nod
- March 20, 2016

Clinton and Sanders did not speak on primary night, aides said . Without Trump, the only two onstage would be Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who won his home state in the same contests Tuesday, and Texas Sen. Convention delegates not only vote for president, they also vote for vice president, and any other issues that might come up. "You can't win OH, you can't be president". (more...)