Aug 10, 2013

Zimbabwe in 'secret deal' to sell Iran uranium

Zimbabwe has signed a secret deal to supply Iran with the raw materials needed to develop a nuclear weapon, in breach of international sanctions, The Times reported on Saturday. “I have seen [a memorandum of understanding] to export uranium to the Iranians,” Zimbabwean Deputy ...

Syria targets Homs; U.N. civilian aid bid blocked

Jul 6, 2013

Syria targets Homs; U.N. civilian aid bid blocked

Syrian government forces stepped up shelling of Homs on Friday, the United Nations said, as the U.N. Security Council failed to agree on a call to help civilians trapped in the key town. Russia opposed a UNSC statement proposed by Australia and Luxembourg, who ...