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    Syrian war: Peace talks under threat amid rebel warning

    Syrian war: Peace talks under threat amid rebel warning

    Syrian rebel groups say they are halting preparations for peace talks planned by Russia and Turkey for later this month. A statement, signed by a number of groups, cited “many big breaches” of the ceasefire by the Syrian government and its allies as the reason. The ceasefire deal was brokered…

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    Only 10 Countries in the Entire World Are Not Currently at War

    Only 10 Countries in the Entire World Are Not Currently at War

    United States — A troubling report by the Institute for Economics and Peace found a mere ten nations on the planet are not at war and completely free from conflict. According to the Global Peace Index 2016, only Botswana, Chile, Costa Rica, Japan, Mauritius, Panama, Qatar, Switzerland, Uruguay and Vietnam are free…

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    Today in Pictures

    Today in Pictures

    1. A young girl places a rose at the 9/11 Memorial during a ceremony commemorating the 23rd anniversary of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing that killed six people and injured more than 1,000, in New York, Friday, Feb. 26. 2. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump shakes hands with his…

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