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Trump accuses Cruz of fraud in Iowa, demands re
- February 05, 2016

Cruz's campaign said later that they should have sent "around the follow-up statement from the Carson Campaign clarifying that he was indeed staying in the race". Iowa was an huge win for Bernie Sanders, who is now leading in the New Hampshire polls by more than 30 points, according to the Huffington Post . " You know, when it comes to the use of military force, I don't want to be policeman of the world". (more...)
I will 'probably' sue because Ted Cruz cheated in Iowa
- February 04, 2016

Clinton acknowledged her second-place status and the advice from some that she should give up on the Granite State. The former secretary of state, senator from NY and first lady edged past the Vermont senator in a race the Iowa Democratic Party called the closest in its caucus history. (more...)
UN 'Urges' Australia Not To Send Children To Nauru UN 'Urges' Australia Not To Send Children To Nauru
- February 04, 2016

Central to the decision was a retrospective amendment to the Migration Act which was passed by the Australian Parliament shortly after the case was initiated and which validated the offshore processing of asylum seekers. "I have given assurance I am not going to send children back into harm's way". Mr Colville told the station that if they were returned to Nauru, they could breach the convention against torture which included degrading, cruel or inhumane treatment. (more...)
Syria blasts toll up to 70 Syria blasts toll up to 70
- February 04, 2016

The measures were mentioned in a Security Council resolution approved last month that endorsed the peace process for Syria. Meantime, the Institute for the Study of War reports that Islamic State (ISIS) has responded to its recent losses in Iraq by launching a fresh offensive in eastern Syria to consolidate control of the Euphrates River valley, while the al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front is gaining strength in Aleppo, once Syria's commercial capital. (more...)
UN envoy declares 'official beginning' to Syria peace talks
- February 03, 2016

Staffan De Mistura announced on Monday the formal start of the negotiations. The city of Aleppo is divided into areas held separately by the government and the opposition. The Turkish government sees itself as the protector of Syria's ethnic Turkmen, who are heavily concentrated in the eastern border region. Meantime, the Institute for the Study of War reports that Islamic State (ISIS) has responded to its recent losses in Iraq by launching a fresh offensive in eastern Syria to consolidate ... (more...)
Asian Countries Urge Sick Travelers to Report Zika Symptoms Asian Countries Urge Sick Travelers to Report Zika Symptoms
- February 03, 2016

The Department of Health says that all of the infected patients are travelers returning to NY from countries with ongoing transmission of Zika virus. The most common symptoms of Zika virus disease are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis (red eyes). (more...)