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About 83 Percent Of Serbian Citizens Against GMOs – Survey

About 83 Percent Of Serbian Citizens Against GMOs – Survey

In Serbia, nearly 83 percent of citizens voted to ban the presence of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) on their territory, according to a survey conducted by the portal 021.rs. Of 1,827 people surveyed, 82.9 percent voted for complete prohibition of GMOs, 10.9 percent are against the ban, while 6.1 percent are undecided, according to a press release. The group “Citizens […]

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Human Rights Watch: Syrian Rebels Committed War Crimes, Killed 190 Civilians

Human Rights Watch: Syrian Rebels Committed War Crimes, Killed 190 Civilians

BEIRUT (AP) — Jihadi-led rebel fighters in Syria killed at least 190 civilians and abducted more than 200 during an offensive against pro-regime villages, committing a war crime, an international human rights group said Friday. The Aug. 4 attacks on unarmed civilians in more than a dozen villages in the coastal province of Latakia were systematic and could even amount […]

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Vietnam independence hero General Giap dead at 102

Vietnam independence hero General Giap dead at 102

General Vo Nguyen Giap, architect of Vietnam’s military victories over France and the United States, has died, family members and government officials said. Giap, 102, died on Friday evening in a military hospital in the capital of Hanoi where he had spent close to four years growing weaker and suffering from long illnesses. The son of a peasant scholar, he […]

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Golden Dawn leader arrested on charges of forming a criminal organization

Golden Dawn leader arrested on charges of forming a criminal organization

Greek police have arrested the leader, several MPs and dozens of members of ultra-right Golden Dawn party on charges of leading a “criminal organization.” The party promised to respond with mass rallies of its supporters. Greek police issued arrest warrants for Golden Dawn leader Nikos Michaloliakos, party spokesman and MP Ilias Kassidiairis, two other prominent members, at least five other […]

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Golden Dawn Leader, Top Officials Arrested

Golden Dawn Leader, Top Officials Arrested

By Demetris Nellas, Huffington Post ATHENS, Greece — Police arrested the leader and other top officials of the extreme-right Golden Dawn party on Saturday on charges of forming a criminal organization, in an escalation of a government crackdown after a fatal stabbing allegedly committed by a supporter. It is the first time since 1974 that a party head and sitting […]

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