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Red Cross Says Civil War in Syria

Bill531 Wrote: Jul 17, 2012 6:58 AM
Since when did the Red Cross become an authority on American foreign diplomacy?

North Korea: The Korean Central News Agency reported a meeting of the central authorities that decided to relieve Vice Marshal Ri Yong-ho, the Chief of the General Staff of the Korean Peoples' Army, from all military and party positions. The official explanation cited unspecified illness.

Background: The Chief of the General Staff of the Korean Peoples' Army is the de facto senior military officer in armed forces who commands all three armed forces. The North Korean General Staff, like the Nazi and Soviet General Staffs,...

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