• Many Syrian rebels flee into Lebanon

     
     
    TRIPOLI — Dozens of wounded Syrian rebels crossed over a river into Lebanon on Thursday after government soldiers ambushed them as they tried to flee a besieged area, Lebanese medical sources said. The ambush was part of a …

  • EU leaders pave the way for clampdown on tax cheats

    Brussels, Jumada I 19, 1435, Mar 20, 2014, SPA — The European Union's leaders have agreed to a clampdown on tax cheats, the bloc's top official announced Thursday, after Luxembourg and Austria dropped their opposition to the measure following years …

  • US: It's in Russia's interest to continue with Iran talks

    Washington, Jumada I 19, 1435, Mar 20, 2014, SPA — The United States Thursday said that Russia would only further isolate itself if it withdrew from the Iran nuclear talks because of US sanctions against Russia in the Ukraine crisis. …

  • Lebanon's Cabinet wins confidence vote

    BEIRUT, Jumada I 19, 1435, Mar 20, 2014, SPA — Lebanon's new national unity Cabinet has won a confidence vote in parliament after bridging divisions largely tied to the civil war in neighboring Syria, according to AP. The state news …