The world in brief

Posted: January 3, 2013 at 1:43 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “The failure of the international community, in particular the Security Council, to take concrete actions to stop the bloodletting, shames us all.” The United Nations’ human rights chief, Navi Pillay, on findings that more than 60,000 people have died in Syria’s 22-month-long civil war Article, this page

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