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Oman protests suggest jobs, reform pledges fall short

Jul 04 2012

MUSCAT When the "Arab Spring" protests started to threaten - and eventually topple - the leaders of Tunisia and Egypt, the sultan of Oman took note and defused his own potential bombshell with promises of jobs and reforms.

Oman protests suggest jobs, reform pledges fall short

Jul 04 2012

MUSCAT When the "Arab Spring" protests started to threaten - and eventually topple - the leaders of Tunisia and Egypt, the sultan of Oman took note and defused his own potential bombshell with promises of jobs and reforms.

FEATURE-Oman protests suggest jobs, reform pledges fall short

Jul 04 2012

MUSCAT, July 4 When the "Arab Spring" protests started to threaten - and eventually topple - the leaders of Tunisia and Egypt, the sultan of Oman took note and defused his own potential bombshell with promises of jobs and reforms.

West expels envoys over massacre of Syrian children

May 29 2012

BEIRUT Western powers expelled Syria's envoys on Tuesday in outrage at a massacre of 108 people, almost half of them children, and peace envoy Kofi Annan urged President Bashar al-Assad to halt the bloodshed as "a tipping point" had been reached. | Video

West expels envoys over massacre of Syrian children

May 29 2012

BEIRUT Western powers expelled Syria's envoys on Tuesday in outrage at a massacre of 108 people, almost half of them children, and peace envoy Kofi Annan urged President Bashar al-Assad to halt the bloodshed as "a tipping point" had been reached.

West expels envoys over massacre of Syrian children

May 29 2012

BEIRUT Western powers expelled Syria's envoys on Tuesday in outrage at a massacre of 108 people, almost half of them children, and peace envoy Kofi Annan urged President Bashar al-Assad to halt the bloodshed as "a tipping point" had been reached.

Annan warns Syria of grave concern, West pulls envoys

May 29 2012

BEIRUT Peace envoy Kofi Annan expressed "grave concern" to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad on Tuesday and Western nations threw out its envoys to protest against a massacre of 108 civilians, many of them children, in the town of Houla.

Over 92 killed in Syria attack, 32 of them children - U.N.

May 26 2012

BEIRUT The United Nations said on Saturday that more than 92 people were killed in what activists described as an artillery barrage by government forces in the worst violence since the start of a U.N. peace plan to slow the flow of blood in Syria's uprising.

U.N. says over 92 killed in Syria, 32 of them children

May 26 2012

BEIRUT The United Nations said on Saturday that more than 92 people were killed in what activists described as an artillery barrage by government forces in the worst violence since the start of a U.N. peace plan to slow the flow of blood in Syria's uprising. | Video

U.N. says over 92 killed, 32 of them children, in Syria attack

May 26 2012

BEIRUT The United Nations said on Saturday that more than 92 people were killed in what activists said was an artillery barrage by government forces in the worst violence since the start of a U.N. peace plan to slow the flow of blood in Syria's uprising.

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