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|Syrian army demobilises some conscripted, reservist officers|
Added: 10.12.2018 15:18 | 4 views | 0 comments
The Syrian military will demobilise some conscripted and reserve officers, the military said on Monday, following the government's recapture of much of the country from rebels and the dwindling of fighting on many fronts.
|Thousands flock to funeral of 2 teenage Kashmir rebels|
Added: 10.12.2018 9:34 | 15 views | 0 comments
Thousands of people in Indian-controlled Kashmir joined a funeral procession Monday for two teenage rebels who were killed over the weekend in a long gunbattle with Indian troops in the disputed region.
|Rebel delegates at Yemen peace talks report some progress|
Added: 08.12.2018 18:15 | 12 views | 0 comments
Yemeni rebel delegates at talks underway in Sweden to try end their country's ruinous civil war reported progress on Saturday on the key issues of reopening the airport at the capital, Sanaa, and the implementation of an agreement reached earlier this week on the exchange of prisoners.
|Ex-Colombian President Belisario Betancur dies at 95|
Added: 08.12.2018 10:54 | 18 views | 0 comments
By JOSHUA GOODMAN BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - Former Colombian President Belisario Betancur, whose bold efforts to reach a peace deal with leftist rebels in the 1980s were undone by drug-fueled bloodletting and an explosion of violence backed by state security forces, died on Friday. He was 95. Betancur's death was confirmed by President Ivan Duque, who said on his Twitter account that the ex-president's legacy in Colombian politics, history and culture would be "an example for future generations." Betancur, who governed from 1982-1986, died in a Bogota clinic after...
|Colombian ex President Betancur, who sought peace with rebels, dies|
Added: 07.12.2018 22:51 | 13 views | 0 comments
Former Colombian President Belisario Betancur, who attempted to broker peace with leftist rebels during his administration, died on Friday at the age of 95, the Fundacion Santa Fe de Bogota hospital said.
|Houthis Reject Yemen Government's Proposal To Reopen Sanaa Airport|
Added: 07.12.2018 18:40 | 18 views | 0 comments
Yemen's democratically elected government proposed reopening the Houthi-controlled airport in the capital Sanaa so long as planes were inspected in the airports of Aden or Sayun, which remain under its control, during the ongoing United Nations peace talks between the warring parties on Friday, according to Reuters. The Houthis rejected the proposal, but both sides are facing immense pressure to compromise due to the immense humanitarian costs of the war since thousands of civilians have already been killed and millions are facing potential famine in the Middle East's poorest country. The UN-sponsored talks are attempting to build confidence between the Iran-backed Houthi rebels and the...
|Ex-inmates: Torture rife in prisons run by Yemen rebels|
Added: 07.12.2018 12:01 | 13 views | 0 comments
Farouk Baakar's mistake was taking a selfie.
|Philippine rebels declare holiday truce; government says won't be fooled|
Added: 07.12.2018 7:52 | 16 views | 0 comments
Maoist rebels in the Philippines declared a ceasefire on Friday for the Christmas and New Year holidays, but the government said it would not be fooled into joining the truce.
|Ex-captives describe torture by Yemen's Houthi rebels|
Added: 07.12.2018 6:30 | 14 views | 0 comments
Farouk Baakar was on duty as a medic at al-Rashid hospital the day a bleeding man was brought into the emergency room with gunshot wounds and signs of torture.
|Victims recount torture by Yemeni rebels|
Added: 07.12.2018 5:29 | 16 views | 0 comments
More than 1,000 cases of torture of detainees by Yemen’s Houthi rebels have been documented by the Abductees’ Mothers Union. The Associated Press interviewed some of the victims and their families who escaped from Houthi-controlled territory (Dec. 7)
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