approximately 4,000 military and 2,000 civilian personnel as well. The infrastructure improvements are expected to generate economic benefits and significant employment opportunit.
nce 1975 and received 2,175,000 visitors in 2012, according to data provided by the country's tourism ministry. BOGOTA, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos.SEE PORTFOLIO
sing the need to elevate civilian power alongside military power as equal pillars of U.S. foreign policy. She called for an integrated "smart power" approach to solving global pr.READ MORE
in removing LRA leader Joseph Kony or his top commanders from the battlefield," Obama said. "I believe that deploying these U.S. armed forces furthers U.S. national security inte.READ MORE
I'm not concerned about a double-dip recession," he told a press conference on Tuesday. "I am concerned the recovery we're on is not producing jobs as quickly as I'd like." Andrew .READ MORE
ry, we had to take some extraordinary measures," Beblawi said, stressing that the government had to interfere to protect citizens and bring back stability and security to the stre.READ MORE
6.5 million turkeys this year, figures from the U.S. Department of Agriculture revealed. LOS ANGELES, June 16 (Xinhua) -- Republicans, Democrats and Independents strongly agree th.READ MORE
SU Emergency Operations Center ordered a full campus evacuation about 11:30 a.m. To fix unexpected traffic jam, LSU police officers took over manual control of traffic lights to be.READ MORE
some nuclear tests in 1998. WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) -- The October unemployment rate in the United States edged down 0.1 percentage point, a relatively good news for the U.S. .READ MORE
tians overwhelmed peacekeepers trying to distribute food in the city centre on Monday, ignoring warning shots and plundering all supplies within minutes. Peacekeepers had started .
aring to reopen its embassy in Washington Monday (July 20) with the original Cuban flag that was taken down in 1961, when the two nations cut off ties. In a move heavy with symboli.
were identified as Lieutenant Andres Serrano, 29, and Oscar Castillo, 33, both active members of Colombia's air force with ample flying experience. The ICRC delegation left for th .
nors and regional and multilateral partners agreed to restore the operational capacity of the government of Haiti and urgently conduct post-disaster and reconstruction-focused ne.