Abdul Salam Zaeef, the Taliban ambassador to Pakistan, has said Afghans are ready to fight U.S. aggressors to the end. He made the statement at a press conference in Islamabad on Tuesday. The ambassador said the U.S. military operation is aimed at establishing political, and later economic, control over the region's national wealth. According to Zaeef, 20 people died in Monday's missile and bomb attack on Afghanistan by the United States and its allies, and another four Afghans were killed last night.
Turkish President Erdogan called for a revision of the 1923 Lausanne Treaty, which consolidated the results of the First World War for Turkey in 1923
On December 10, 1948 the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, its thirty articles enshrining basic and fundamental rights guaranteeing dignity of the human person and equality for all, regardless of race, color, creed or gender. A pipe dream?
Vladimir Putin's aircraft landed on Hmeymim airbase of the Russian Air Force in Syria in the morning of December 11