Obama 'not optimistic' on Syria as Aleppo pummelled

Nov 21, 2016

Obama 'not optimistic' on Syria as Aleppo pummelled

U.S. President Barack Obama said he is “not optimistic” about Syria’s future, as the U.N. warned time is running out to avoid a humanitarian catastrophe in Aleppo, which has been pounded by airstrikes for nearly a week. Government forces launched a ferocious assault last ...

Lima mall blaze claims four near APEC venue

Nov 17, 2016

Lima mall blaze claims four near APEC venue

At least four people died Wednesday in a fire that broke out in a shopping mall steps away from a Lima luxury hotel where some APEC Asia-Pacific trade summit delegations were expected to stay, officials said. Four bodies — two men and two women ...