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Two killed in Crimea as shifts to ‘military stage’

Two killed in Crimea as shifts to ‘military stage’

Mar 20, – The crisis in Crimea has shifted “to a military stage” as the Ukrainian government responded to the killing of one its soldiers by authorising its troops to open fire to defend themselves from Russian forces. Hours after Vladimir Putin formally announced the annexation of the occupied Crimea region into Russia, a Ukrainian […]

March 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Syria minister: US strike ‘would benefit al-Qaeda’

Syria minister: US strike ‘would benefit al-Qaeda’

Sep 02, – Any US military action against Syria would amount to “support for al-Qaeda and its affiliates,” Damascus has said. Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad also told the BBC that armed groups backed by America had used chemical weapons – not Syrian troops. The US earlier said it had evidence that Damascus had […]

September 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
‘Game of Thrones’ Actress Natalie Dormer Joins Hunger Games

‘Game of Thrones’ Actress Natalie Dormer Joins Hunger Games

Aug 23, – Dormer, who plays Margaery Tyrell on HBO’s hit series, will take on the role of Cressida, a director who joins the rebellion, in the third and fourth films in the hot YA franchise, Lionsgate announced Thursday. PHOTOS: Teenage Dreams: 17 of the Most Popular YA Properties Adapted for TV and Film Directed […]

August 23, 2013 | By | Reply More
Skin Allergies Can Flare Up in Summer Heat

Skin Allergies Can Flare Up in Summer Heat

Aug 17, – Summer can be a particularly bad time for skin allergies such as eczema and hives, as well as reactions to poison ivy, oak and sumac, an expert says. This summer, high rainfall, humidity and temperatures combined with increased levels of carbon dioxide in the air have resulted in an “exceedingly potent” growth […]

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