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Syria Accusses UN of Siding with the Rebels

After successfully sealing Syria’s coastline against the flow of supplies for rebels and terrorists, along with the closure of the Turkish-Syrian border, there has been substantial progress in recent days and brought a small calm to the country. Meanwhile Russia has deployed...
Posted On 18 Jun 2012
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Happy Birthday Paul McCartney!

Today, the Rock and Roll idol of all time, Sir Paul McCartney, is turning 70. Born on June 18, 1942 in Liverpool, McCartney began his musical career at age 15 along John Lennon and George Harrison, integrating his first rock band called The Quarrymen. Through the years, the group...
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Iconic Images of Paul McCartney on his 70th Birthday

In honor of Paul McCartney’s 70th birthday on June 18, LightBox ceded the rights of various photographic archives in order to feature 70 iconic images of this Beatle— one for each year of his life. Every photograph appears with a text from the new book published by TIME...
Posted On 18 Jun 2012
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Prosecutor in Italy Asks Prison for Berlusconi

Italian prosecutors asked on Monday that a court condemns the former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi to three years and eight months in prison. The charges would be for fraud in relation with the emission rights of his television company ‘Mediaset’. The prosecutors would request...
Posted On 18 Jun 2012
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First Female Astronaut From China Goes Into Space

China sent a crew of three into space on Saturday. The crew included Liu Yang, age 33, who is the country’s first female astronaut. The astronauts are in charge of carrying out their first manned docking mission, an important step in an ambitious plan to build a Chinese space...
Posted On 18 Jun 2012
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US Elections 2012: Romney Promises Reform of Immigration Law

The Republican candidate for the upcoming elections, Mitt Romney, would pursue some type of comprehensive, long-term reform to America’s immigration system. The Republicans are accusing the US President Barack Obama of playing with politics, when he announced that the government...
Posted On 18 Jun 2012
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Barcelona S.C. Continues as Leader Despite Defeat

This Sunday, Barcelona S.C. (Sporting Club) was defeated by 1-2 against El Nacional at the Monumental Stadium in Guayaquil. This defeat meant to Barcelona the loss of three points that were needed to secure its lead in the standings. Marco Caicedo (El Nacional) opened the score...
Posted On 18 Jun 2012
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Muslim Brotherhood Denounces Election Fraud in Egypt

The controversy and confusion continued in Egypt during the first hours on Monday. In the meantime the Muslim Brotherhood openly expressed their contempt to the military rulers of the nation. The political Islamist group assured that there was a systematic electoral fraud in the...
Posted On 18 Jun 2012
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Conservative Party Wins Elections in Greece

Antonis Samaras, leader of the conservative New Democracy movement, was declared winner of the  Greek Elections yesterday, promising the Mediterranean country’s standing in the Euro Zone. The Conservative New Democracy movement (ND) was the most voted party in the Greek...
Posted On 18 Jun 2012
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Josefina Vazquez Mota, PAN Leader, Talked About her Campaign

The presidential candidate of the National Action Party (PAN for its Spanish acronym), Josefina Vazquez Mota, made ​​a rare appeal to voters during her campaign events last weekend at the State of Mexico. She urged women to condition sex with their husbands if they do not go to...
Posted On 18 Jun 2012
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