Kerry retreats from US stance that Assad must go

Kerry retreats from US stance that Assad must go
The communiqué, which was agreed to by both Russia and the United States, ducked the issue of Assad's future by saying that each side — the Syrian opposition and the regime — would be able to veto candidates for an interim government who they found …
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Vancouver airport debuts US passport self-scan
Passengers travelling to the United States from Vancouver airport can scan their own passports in an effort to get passengers to clear customs more quickly, according to the Vancouver Airport Authority, but the new technology will not be available to …
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SC unseats Lanao del Norte mayor over US passport
In unseating Mayor Rommel Arnado of Kauswagan, Lanao del Norte, the Supreme Court on April 16 noted that he was able to use his United States passport to travel in and out of the Philippines even after renouncing his American citizenship on April 3 …
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