Havana, November 18 (RHC) -- Negotiators of the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebel group announced on Sunday their decision to postpone the next round of peace talks previously scheduled for today in Havana.... More


Washington, November 18 (RHC)-- An U.S. author and journalist says Washington's decades-old hostility towards Iran is the result of Iran's sovereignty and independence, not its nuclear energy program.... More


Washington, November 18 (RHC)-- The U.S. Department of Defense claims it is not increasing its military presence in Asia by sending more troops to the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. The Pentagon has sent about 1,000 Marines from the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit along with a fleet of warships and aircraft in the Visayas region of the Asian country for what it calls 'humanitarian' operations in the wake of the disaster.... More


Kabul, November 18 (RHC)-- Afghan demonstrators have gathered on the streets of Jalalabad, in eastern Afghanistan, to protest against a security deal on the future of the U.S. military involvement in the country.... More


United Nations, November 17 (RHC) Humanitarian aid, particularly food, has reached nearly 400 thousand victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, though it is still far from meeting the needs of over nine million people affected by the natural phenomena.... More


Santiago, Nov 16, (RHC), -- According to the Commander of the Metropolitan Guard, José Manuel Cichero, Chile will deploy 10,000 additional troops ahead of this Sunday’s presidential and parliamentary elections. The soldiers will be in charge of security inside and outside of polling stations.... More


Beijing, November 16 (RHC) Chinese president Xi Jinping said that only the socialist system can determine the future of his country based on the economic reforms and the opening efforts underway in Asian nation.... More


Bogota, Nov 16 (RHC), -- Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said on Friday his government is not about to stop military operations against rebel groups.... More


Manila, November 16 (RHC)-- The Philippines government says the death toll from Typhoon Haiyan has risen to 3,621 people. The United Nations initially said more than 4,000 had died, but later said it was reviewing that number.... More


Washington, November 16 (RHC)-- The Barack Obama administration is asking the U.S. Congress to delay a new round of sanctions on Iran amid continued negotiations over the Iranian nuclear program.... More


Cairo, November 16 (RHC)-- Egypt's ousted president, Mohamed Morsi, says he will sue the North African country's current rulers over his military-backed ouster in early July.... More


Caracas, Nov 16 (RHC), -- Authorities from countries within the Southern Common Market trade bloc (MERCOSUR) will convene from November 18th to 21ston Margarita Island, off the coast of Venezuela, to discuss customs policies and trade regulations.... More


Montevideo, Nov 16, (RHC), Jose Mujica, Uruguayan President, has said in his weekly radio address that his government is holding to its decision to withdraw its contingent at the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti in a few days.... More


Washington, November 16 (RHC)-- Israel is lobbying the U.S. Congress for new anti-Iran sanctions as the administration of President Barack Obama is trying to convince lawmakers that any new sanctions against Iran would be viewed as “bad faith.”... More


Kabul, November 16 (RHC)-- The Afghan government has reportedly abandoned a probe into the killings of civilians after being refused access to the U.S. soldiers linked to the crimes.... More


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