," said a ICRC statement. The freed hostages were taken to Villavicencio, capital of Meta region to meet their families. The group was the only remaining security forces members h
done "in a responsible way." The troop withdrawal will be conducted in a manner "that will allow Afghanistan to defend itself and will give us the operational capacity to continue.
to present measures to tackle natural disasters. "We hope it to be a great opportunity to review the measures and reach important agreement on the problem of natural disasters," s.
nd well-being of its inhabitants. "Without a sustainable environmental base, we will have little hope of attaining our objectives for reducing poverty and hunger and improving heal.
rlin. MEXICO CITY, Feb. 27 (Xinhua) - An earthquake measuring 8.8 on the Richter scale shook Chile on early Saturday morning, killing at least 147 people and leaving a great destr.
of public services. HOUSTON, Sept. 29 (Xinhua) -- Latino children living in poverty outnumber the children of any other racial or ethnic group for the first time in the U.S. hist.Read more
omy. Fidel handed over power to his brother Raul for health reasons in June 2006. HAVANA, Nov. 2 (Xinhua) -- Cuba's former leader Fidel Castro Tuesday praised the United Nations (UN.
also called for a higher retirement age. However, the plan failed to advance to Congress. Republicans, who won control of the House of Representatives, have vowed to roll back sp.