|SOP newswire3||Gates, Mullen Urge Senate to Ratify Arms Reduction Treaty - The United States is better off with the new strategic arms reduction treaty with Russia than it is without it, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates told the Senate Armed Services Committee today.|
|Garrett Godwin||I`VE SEEN FILMS Invites You to Explore the 250 Feature and Short Films - With 250 films from 72 countries, the I`VE SEEN FILMS International Competition provides one of the largest and more innovative celebrations to film and culture.|
|SOP newswire3||Robert Gates Concerned About Pessimism on Afghanistan - Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates is concerned about emerging public pessimism and cynicism regarding the outcome of U.S. operations in Afghanistan.|
|SOP newswire3||UN Marks World Refugee Day - The UN is marking World Refugee Day by urging governments not to forget the 15 million men, women and children who have been uprooted by conflict or persecution and are unable to return to their homes. |
|SOP newswire3||UN Calls For End To Human Rights Violations By Israel In Gaza - A three-member United Nations body has called for an end to human rights violations by Israel in the occupied territories |
|SOP newswire2||BP Understands Oil - The following statement has been issued by BP Chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg|
|SOP newswire3||MikeMullen: Kandahar Vital to Success in Afghanistan - Kandahar, the spiritual home of the Taliban, is the key to success in Afghanistan.|
|Djelloul (Del) Marbrook (Editor/Mentor)||Who Believes We're in Afghanistan to Bring Democracy? - So that's why we're in Afghanistan "huge deposits of lithium, copper, gold, emeralds, sapphires and other minerals. |
|SOP newswire3||UN Troubled By Gaza Flotilla Incident - A top United Nations official today stressed the need for a fundamental change in the situation in Gaza.|
|SOP newswire3||UN Mobilizes Aid For Civilians In Kyrgyzstan - United Nations agencies launched operations to assist the thousands of civilians affected by the violence. |
|SOP newswire3||UN Urges End To Child Labor By 2016 - With global efforts to end child labour showing mixed results, United Nations agencies are urging greater action to achieve the goal of eliminating the scourge by 2016.|
|SOP newswire3||UN Chief Ban Concerned About Growing Tensions In Kyrgyzstan - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon conferred with the chair of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) on the mounting tensions in Kyrgyzstan.|
|Robert Paul Reyes||A Hugo Chavez Speech Will Put Anybody To Sleep - Venezuelan President is offering parents a cure for children who don't want to go to sleep. Have them watch his televised speeches.
|SOP newswire3||UN: Civilians Still In The Firing Line In Darfur - Sudanese Government-sponsored attacks against civilians continue in Darfur.|
|SOP newswire3||Robert Gates: More Trainers Would Speed Afghanistan Transition - Support for the mission in Afghanistan from allies and partners has increased steadily in the past year, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said here today.
|SOP newswire3||U.K. Effort Critical in Afghanistan, Petraeus Tells Britons - Army Gen. David H. Petraeus, commander of U.S. Central Command, emphasized yesterday in London the critical role the United Kingdom has played in Iraq.|
|Ernest Dempsey||Three-Year-Old Eletrocuted at PC Hotel in Pakistan - A three-year old girl Sara received a life-threatening electric shock while playing on the floor of the PC Hotel Lahore. The girl is on |
|SOP newswire2||Pakistani-born American Accused of Providing Support to Al-Qaeda - A Pakistani-born American man accused of providing support for Al-Qaeda's efforts to combat US forces in Afghanistan was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years|
|SOP newswire3||NATO And Pakistan Ready To Deepen Political Dialogue - The Secretary General and Prime Minister Gilani agreed that NATO, Pakistan and Afghanistan share a common interest: to defeat the terrorism that threatens the region as well as the international community.
|SOP newswire3||Robert Gates, British Counterpart Praise Alliance - The defense secretaries of the United States and Great Britain today praised the strength and depth of the U.S.-British alliance.|
|SOP newswire3||Robert Gates: Recruiting May Ease Afghan Forces` Attrition - With recruiting on pace to exceed goals, the increased numbers may help to ease attrition problems that have plagued the Afghan army and police, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said here today.
|SOP newswire3||UN Imposes Additional Sanctions On Iran - The Security Council voted today to impose a fourth round of United Nations sanctions against Iran.|
|SOP newswire2||A Jirga meeting of Ahmed Zai clan in South Wazriristan - WANA: A Jirga meeting of Ahmed Zai clan in South Wazriristan, expressing concern on civilian casualties in drone attacks, have demanded end to the predator strikes in the Agency|
|SOP newswire3||Assembly President And Turkish Leader Discuss Gaza Flotilla Incident - General Assembly President Ali Treki today held talks with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan focusing on the recent Israeli interception of a flotilla of boats carrying humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip that led to nine civilians being killed. |
|SOP newswire3||UN Gets Ready For World Cup - The United Nations is gearing up for this week`s start of the soccer World Cup, aiming to harness public excitement about the world`s biggest sporting event to advance efforts to slash poverty.|
|SOP newswire3||Robert Gates: Nuclear Weapons Would Make Iran Less Secure - If Iran were to succeed in acquiring nuclear weapons, the subsequent chain of events would make that country less secure, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said here today.
|Advocate Md Mahmudul Hasan, Immigration Lawyer, Dhaka, Bangladesh||Antagonism of Israel Against Muslim World: A Sophisticated Investigation - The antagonisms of the Jews are still available against the Muslims because of past grievance regarding the last Prophet issue.|
|SOP newswire3||UN Chief Ban Talks To Leaders Of Israel And Turkey - Ban Ki-moon held phone discussions with the leaders of Turkey and Israel about the investigation called for by the UN following the incident in which a convoy of aid ships bound for Gaza was intercepted.|
|SOP newswire2||Boycott! Praises The Pixies for Their Decision to Cancel Their Concert in Tel-Aviv - Boycott! praises The Pixies for their decision to cancel their concert in Tel-Aviv, Israel, following Israel's brutal raid on the recent|
|SOP newswire2||Kashmir Govt. Tranforms Srinagar into fortress for PM`s Arrival - Condemning the coalition government, the Panthers Party Chairman urged Dr. Manmohan Singh to understand the present situation that prevails in Kashmir |