29.09.2015

(English) U.N. countries pledge 40,000 peacekeepers

U.S. President Barack Obama announced on Monday more than 50 countries have pledged some 40,000 peacekeepers for possible deployment on United Nations missions, as well as […]
29.09.2015

(English) German far-right mobilising against migrants: spy chief

  Germany’s domestic intelligence chief warned Sunday of a radicalisation of right-wing groups amid a record influx of migrants, as xenophobic rallies and clashes shook several […]
29.09.2015

(English) Surgeons test possible stem cell cure for blindness

  Surgeons in London have used human embryonic stem cells in a pioneering attempt to cure blindness. Cells derived from a donated early embryo were implanted […]
29.09.2015

(English) Afghan forces launch bid to retake Kunduz from Taliban

Afghan forces have begun an operation to retake the city of Kunduz, which was seized by the Taliban on Monday. Security forces have cleared the area […]