Many foresee, at best, a ceasefire observed much of the time over much of a territory that will be effectively partitioned between competing forces.
The things Husain Haqqani has written about were not previously unknown, but bring further embarrassment to the Pakistan security establishment.
Extracts from Ayesha Siddiqa’s Military Inc.: Inside Pakistan’s Military Economy.
Blasphemy is a criminal offence in Pakistan and can carry the death penalty.
The Colombian attorney general’s office has alleged Santos’ successful campaigns received money from Odebrecht, which is engulfed in a corruption scandal.
The government detains 87% of those in custody, or 92,000 of the total 106,000, said Fadel Abdul Ghani, executive director of the Syrian Network for Human Rights.
Security forces have been sent to free the tanker, Aris 13, which the pirates have taken to Alula, a port town in Puntland.
The White House said Trump took into account “large scale depreciation for construction,” and that he had a responsibility “to pay no more tax than legally required.”
The study found a “weaponisation” of healthcare in Syria in which people’s need for it was used against them by denying access.
Fighting corruption in the business world requires transforming the internal structure and culture of big companies.
Westinghouse’s unclear future may also impact its plans to build six nuclear reactors in India.
Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon has indicated that the country will again seek independence – this time against the backdrop of Brexit.
‘Hitting Rock Bottom’, a study by UNICEF, found that there was a 20% increase in the number of children killed in Syria from 2015.
The UN human rights office said last month that the campaign of killings and rapes probably amounted to crimes against humanity and possibly ethnic cleansing.
The central African nation has been in chaos since April 2015, when President Pierre Nkurunziza sparked widespread protests and an attempt to overthrow him by saying he would seek a third term.
The landslide late on Saturday destroyed 49 dwellings and left 28 people injured, city spokesman Amare Mekonen said.
The decision to not attend the talks was taken as a result of Russia’s failure to end what the opposition says are widespread violations of a Turkish-Russian brokered ceasefire last December.
The proposal would end the Obamacare expansion of the Medicaid insurance programme for the poor and would replace Obamacare’s income-based subsidies with fixed tax credits for the purchase of private insurance.
The photo album found in April 1945 in the bedroom of Hitler’s longtime companion Eva Braun could fetch up to $18,340.
North Korea, which has alarmed its neighbours with two nuclear tests and a string of missile launches since last year, said the arrival of the US strike group was part of a “reckless scheme” to attack it.
Beyond saying she will begin the formal process by the end of this month, May has yet to answer the question of exactly when, and end nine months of guesswork as to how her government will approach the unchartered territory of leaving the EU.
Modi has turned India into a military and diplomatic ally of the US. In China’s eyes, this has transformed India from a like-minded country that shared its opposition to the US’s attempt to create a unipolar world, into an adversary.
Sturgeon has said she wants Scotland to have its own deal as part of the UK’s Brexit agreement, to keep its preferential access to the single market.
The Syrian war monitor that released the numbers said that government forces and their allies had killed more than 83,500 civilians since the war started.
The Trump administration says its January 29 raid in Yemen was a huge success. But eyewitness accounts contradict the White House’s version of events.
Sooka spoke to The Wire about Sri Lanka’s transitional justice process, the sequencing of judicial mechanisms for the same and the role other countries can play.
Small steps by Pakistan are helping it create resilience in the face of climate change, an issue the Indus Waters Treaty did not anticipate, and which endangers it.
Less than a day after Dutch authorities prevented foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu from flying to Rotterdam, Turkey’s family minister, Fatma Betul Sayan Kaya, said on Twitter she was being escorted back to Germany.
Police erected metal barriers and patrolled on horseback to keep the demonstrators away from the consulate as the crowd grew with more pro-Turkish protesters arriving from Germany.
The fire broke out on Wednesday in a wing of the government-run Virgen de la Asuncion home near Guatemala City.
The Indian-American attorney’s exit comes a day after the Trump administration asked 46 attorneys, all appointed by former President Obama, to resign.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, which the Hezbollah-run al-Manar TV station said had been carried out by two suicide bombers.
The Republican Bill would replace Obamacare’s income-based subsidies with a system of fixed tax credits to help people buy private insurance on the open market.
Foreign ministers and other officials from 25 Caribbean countries met in Havana on Friday to discuss a joint response in the face of Trump administration threats to migrants and trade.
Palestinian officials indicated Abbas would emphasise his concern about Israeli settlement-building on occupied land and the need for a two-state solution to the conflict.
The suspects were all members of Mujahidin Indonesia Timur, a group that had been controlled until last year by one of the first Indonesian militants to pledge loyalty to ISIS.
Khoukha and the nearby city of Hodeidah are controlled by Iran-allied Houthi fighters who in 2014 overran Yemen’s capital Sanaa and forced the Saudi-backed government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi to flee into exile.
Cyclone Enawo hit Madagascar’s vanilla-producing northeastern coast on Tuesday morning.
Park’s critics said they would rally in central Seoul, while the former president’s conservative supporters also planned protests, raising the risk of confrontation.
At a summit in Brussels, 27 leaders handed guidelines to their staff to prepare a solemn declaration of unity which they will all sign in Rome on the bloc’s 60th birthday.