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Obama seeks reduction of nuclear arsenal in India, Pakistan
- April 04, 2016

He said that "madmen" from terrorist groups should not be allowed to acquire nuclear material as they would use it to create humanitarian catastrophes. A large number of people from across the United States held a peaceful demonstration to support the right of self-determination for Kashmiri people in Washington where world leaders of over 50 countries were gathered to discuss nuclear security. (more...)
Opposition says Syria airstrikes kill 10 Opposition says Syria airstrikes kill 10
- April 04, 2016

These elections will show the balance of powers on the political arena. Assad's future - including whether he would be allowed to run in those elections - remains controversial. However, he stressed that the "Turkish people are not against Syria , are not hostile towards Syria ". Shortly after the announcement, the Pentagon noted that eight to 10 Russian aircraft were seen leaving Syria , but Russia's military presence appeared largely unchanged. (more...)
RNC chief: 'Our candidate is someone who is running' RNC chief: 'Our candidate is someone who is running'
- April 04, 2016

Trump's abortion comments raised concerns in the Republican Party about whether his unpopularity with women as measured in preference polling would make him unelectable in a general election match-up against Democrat Hillary Clinton. Trump says Kasich has no shot at getting the required number of delegates needed to win the nomination. An anti-Trump political group unveiled a controversial campaign ad ahead of votes in Arizona and Utah last month that used a GQ magazine photograph of ... (more...)
Republican Trump says women should be punished for illegal abortions Republican Trump says women should be punished for illegal abortions
- April 03, 2016

Even before Trump's comments, recent polls have put his negative ratings nearing or even eclipsing 70 per cent among women. During a town hall forum on news network MSNBC , Trump made the initial comments which received flak from Democrats and some Republicans as well. (more...)
Brussels Airport to Partially Reopen Sunday
- April 03, 2016

Feist also said the re-opening is a "sign of hope" for the Belgium people. Sunday's scheduled Belgium Airlines flights are to Faro, Portugal; Turin, Italy; and Athens, Greece. Meanwhile, Brussels banned a rally by a French far-right group that was planned to take place on April 2 in the Molenbeek neighborhood. Some people there have been detained. (more...)
Trump Backtracks On Comments About Abortion And 'Punishment' For Women Trump Backtracks On Comments About Abortion And 'Punishment' For Women
- April 03, 2016

It's the latest shift for the Republican presidential front-runner on an issue that's caused him grief since he said earlier in the week there should be "some form of punishment" for women who procured abortions if the procedure was outlawed. (more...)