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NATO is not considering establishing a no-fly zone in northern Syria, something Turkey has been calling for to alleviate security and humanitarian pressure on its southern border
KYIV - Agence France-Presse
NATO's top military commander warned Nov. 26 that Russia's "militarisation" of the annexed Crimea region could be used by Moscow to exert control across the whole Black Sea region.
PARIS - Agence France-Presse
Paris is pushing for 'safe zones' to be set up in Syria where citizens would be out of reach of regime forces
UNITED NATIONS - The Associated Press
An estimated 12.2 million Syrians need assistance because of increasing violence and deteriorating conditions in the country, up from 10.8 million in July, the U.N. humanitarian chief said
GENEVA - Agence France-Presse
Current efforts to prevent domestic violence are insufficient as a third of women worldwide are physically abused, according to a series of studies by the World Health Organization
UNITED NATIONS - Agence France-Presse
The United Nations on Nov. 25 adopted a resolution on protecting digital privacy that for the first time urged governments to offer redress to citizens targeted by mass surveillance.
Developed countries must do more than their less wealthy counterparts to tackle climate change, the world's biggest polluter China said, reaffirming its longstanding position before the UN climate conference
A sixth of the 600 Turks known to have journeyed to Syria for jihad have lost their lives, according to Turkey’s foreign minister, Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu
ISIL has received between $35 million and $45 million in ransom payments in the past year, according to a UN expert monitoring sanctions against al-Qaida
MOSCOW - Agence France-Presse
Russia has no immediate plans to file a claim against France after it delayed the delivery of a hi-tech warship over the Ukraine crisis, Deputy Defence Minister Yury Borisov said Nov. 25.
VIENNA - Agence France-Presse
Iran and world powers failed in an enormous diplomatic push to seal a landmark nuclear deal by a Monday deadline, deciding instead to give themselves seven more months to reach agreement.
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