WASHINGTON – U.S. President Barack Obama has ordered a protracted, open-ended military campaign that will expand airstrikes to support Iraqi and Kurdish ground troops in their fight to reclaim and hold the vast northern territories taken over by the Islamic State terrorist army. 974 more words
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Lowering the risk to yourself and the ones you care about during a natural disaster can be something you don’t think about until you’re in the middle of one. 390 more words
OTTAWA- Prime Minister Stephen Harper will address the United Nations General Assembly later this month in New York City.
The Harper government has at times had an uneasy relationship with the UN, and the prime minister has faced accusations of shunning the world body. 108 more words
2014 International Youth Day: Youth and Mental Health
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On 17 December 1999, in its resolution 54/120, the United Nations General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth (Lisbon, 8-12 August 1998) that 12 August be declared International Youth Day.