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UN troops withdraw from Syrian Golan

Al-Qaida-linked Syrian militants gather around vehicles carrying UN peacekeepers from Fiji before releasing them, as they arrive near the Syrian village of Al Rafeed in Syrian-controlled side of the Golan Heights, seen from the border of the Israeli side Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. Hundreds of UN troops withdrew from the Syrian to the Israeli-occupied sector of the Golan on Monday, an AFP correspondent said, two weeks after Al-Qaeda-linked rebels kidnapped dozens of peacekeepers.  AP PHOTO/GIL ELIYAHU

Hundreds of UN troops withdrew from the Syrian to the Israeli-occupied sector of the Golan on Monday, an AFP correspondent said, two weeks after Al-Qaeda-linked rebels kidnapped dozens of peacekeepers.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

UN troops withdraw from Syrian Golan–AFP reporter

Al-Qaida-linked Syrian militants gather around vehicles carrying UN peacekeepers from Fiji before releasing them, as they arrive near the Syrian village of Al Rafeed in Syrian-controlled side of the Golan Heights, seen from the border of the Israeli side Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. Hundreds of UN troops withdrew from the Syrian to the Israeli-occupied sector of the Golan on Monday, an AFP correspondent said, two weeks after Al-Qaeda-linked rebels kidnapped dozens of peacekeepers.  AP PHOTO/GIL ELIYAHU

Hundreds of UN troops withdrew from the Syrian to the Israeli-occupied sector of the Golan on Monday, an AFP correspondent said, two weeks after Al-Qaeda-linked rebels kidnapped dozens of peacekeepers.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Qaeda-linked Syria rebels release Fijian peacekeepers

This image made from video posted on a militant social media account on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, shows UN peacekeepers from Fiji held captive by militants from the Nusra Front in Syria. The 45 Fijian peacekeepers were released Thursday two weeks after they were kidnapped in the Golan Golan Heights,  a UN spokesperson said.  AP PHOTO VIA MILITANT SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNT

Al-Qaeda linked rebels in Syria on Thursday released a group of 45 Fijian UN peacekeepers they kidnapped two weeks ago in the Golan Heights, a UN spokesperson said.

Posted: September 12th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Pray for Iraqi, Syrian brethren, urges CBCP

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Iraq Christians

Pray for the persecuted Christians in Syria and Iraq, the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) urged the faithful on Monday. The group also enjoined priests to offer Masses on Sept. 14, Sunday, which has been declared a National Day of Prayer for Peace and Day for Charity for victims of hostilities in the two countries.

Posted: September 9th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

PH seeks UN review of peacekeeping rules

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Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario. PHOTO FROM DFA

The Philippines has asked the United Nations (UN) to review its rules on peacekeeping in light of the standoff in Golan Heights that involved Filipino peacekeepers, Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario said.

Posted: September 8th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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