Daily Archives: July 9, 2017

US-Russian Cease-fire Deal Holding in Southwest Syria

A U.S.-Russian brokered cease-fire for southwest Syria was holding hours after it took effect on Sunday, a monitor and two rebel officials said, in the latest international attempt at peace-making …

US Security Chief Says Syria Cease-fire ‘Important Step’ As Start Nears

U.S. President Donald Trump’s security adviser says a cease-fire that has taken effect in southwest Syria is an important step toward eventual peace throughout the country.

National security adviser H.R. …

In Houston, Former Refugees are Transformed Through Their Art

With the delicacy of a conductor, Ammar Alobaidi runs his right index finger across his acrylic work � a bright, abstract piece that reflects his love for cubism and three …

U.S./RUSSIAN CEASEFIRE TAKES EFFECT IN SOUTHWEST SYRIA

A U.S.-Russian brokered ceasefire for southwest Syria was holding hours after it took effect on Sunday, a monitor and two rebel officials said, in the latest international attempt at peace-making …

Republicans Blast Trump Idea for Cybersecurity Unit with Russia

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he and Russia’s president had discussed forming a cybersecurity unit, an idea harshly criticized by Republicans who said Moscow could not be trusted …