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18th Anniversary of Srebrenica Genocide

Thursday, 11 July 2013, 3:35 pm Press Release: US State Department 18th Anniversary of Srebrenica Genocide Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC July 10, 2013 On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I join the people of Bosnia and…

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Judge rejects evidence from Zimmerman’s defense

Sanford, Fla. • A central Florida judge ruled Wednesday that Trayvon Martin’s cellphone texts on fighting and a defense animation depicting the fight between Martin and George Zimmerman won’t be introduced as evidence at Zimmerman’s trial. Judge Debra Nelson made her ruling Wednesday, a day after she heard arguments on the matter. Prosecutors had claimed the texts were irrelevant and ...

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Judge rejects evidence from Zimmerman’s defense

Sanford, Fla. • A central Florida judge ruled Wednesday that Trayvon Martin’s cellphone texts on fighting and a defense animation depicting the fight between Martin and George Zimmerman won’t be introduced as evidence at Zimmerman’s trial. Judge Debra Nelson made her ruling Wednesday, a day after she heard arguments on the matter. Prosecutors had claimed the texts were irrelevant and ...

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Exclusive: Scientists create human chromosome in breakthrough that could revolutionise medicine

Scientists have created genetically-engineered mice with artificial human chromosomes in every cell of their bodies, as part of a series of studies showing that it may be possible to treat genetic diseases with a radically new form of gene therapy. Click image above to enlarge graphic In one of the unpublished studies, researchers made a human artificial chromosome in the ...

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Exclusive: Scientists create human chromosome in breakthrough that could revolutionise medicine

Scientists have created genetically-engineered mice with artificial human chromosomes in every cell of their bodies, as part of a series of studies showing that it may be possible to treat genetic diseases with a radically new form of gene therapy. Click image above to enlarge graphic In one of the unpublished studies, researchers made a human artificial chromosome in the ...

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Pakistan president’s security chief killed in bombing

Deadly blast: Security chief’s death raises fears for safety of public figures. Photo: AP President Asif Ali Zardari’s chief security officer was killed in a bombing in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi on Wednesday, raising concerns about the vulnerability of even senior officials to attack by militants. The attack occurred in the densely populated Gurumandir neighborhood,…

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Pakistan president’s security chief killed in bombing

Deadly blast: Security chief’s death raises fears for safety of public figures. Photo: AP President Asif Ali Zardari’s chief security officer was killed in a bombing in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi on Wednesday, raising concerns about the vulnerability of even senior officials to attack by militants. The attack occurred in the densely populated Gurumandir neighborhood,…

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ROK, DPRK agree to hold 3rd working-level talks

SEOUL – The Republic of Korea(ROK) and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) agreed Wednesday to hold the third round of working-level talks next Monday at the joint industrial park in the DPRK’s border town of Kaesong amid differences over how to normalize the complex in a productive way. Seoul and Pyongyang failed to reach any agreement during the ...

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ROK, DPRK agree to hold 3rd working-level talks

SEOUL – The Republic of Korea(ROK) and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) agreed Wednesday to hold the third round of working-level talks next Monday at the joint industrial park in the DPRK’s border town of Kaesong amid differences over how to normalize the complex in a productive way. Seoul and Pyongyang failed to reach any agreement during the ...

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French report on HSBC tax case points to $5 billion in undeclared funds

PARIS (Reuters) – France needs to beef up its methods for fighting tax evasion, according to a parliamentary report on a tax probe into HSBC that revealed $5 billion of undeclared assets across thousands of accounts. The report, published on Wednesday, looked at why it took French authorities more than four years to begin an investigation into HSBC after receiving ...

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