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Positive: Cambodia opposition drops boycott after Prime Minister makes rare deal

Cambodia’s opposition on Tuesday agreed to drop a parliamentary boycott following talks with Prime Minister Hun Sen, ending a year-long deadlock and easing political tension stemming from a disputed 2013 election. The decision came during a four-hour meeting between Hun Sen and Sam Rainsy, leader of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), after the Prime Minister guaranteed his longtime adversary a greater political stake in two crucial institutions. ‘From now on, there’s a balance of power between the ruling party and the other party that has seats in parliament,’ CNRP lawmaker-elect Yim Sovann, told a news conference.

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Gaza War Crimes, Mourning Dutch, Newspaper Vs. Mosquitoes

Worldcrunch.com / WHILE YOU SLEPT Wednesday, July 23, 2014 GAZA: WAR CRIME ACCUSATIONS An emergency UN Human Rights Council is being held in Geneva as Israel’s “Operation Protective Edge” enters its 16th day, with the death toll in Gaza now standing at least 647 , after new attacks this morning. UN human rights commissioner Navi Pillay opened the meeting saying that Israel may be committing war crimes in Gaza, where its punitive house demolitions and killing of children raise the “strong possibility” that it is violating international law, according to AFP . She also condemned Hamas for its “indiscriminate attacks.” Israeli and Palestinian leaders exchanged war crime accusations

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Yearlong Political Deadlock Ends វិបត្តិនយោបាយនៅកម្ពុជាត្រូវបញ្ចប់
Yearlong Political Deadlock Ends វិបត្តិនយោបាយនៅកម្ពុជាត្រូវបញ្ចប់ Yearlong Political Deadlock Ends វិបត្តិនយោបាយនៅកម្ពុជាត្រូវបញ្ចប់

Yearlong Political Deadlock Ends ​​ Cambodia’s political deadlock has ended. For nearly a year, the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party has refused to join the government, calling for electoral reforms in a system it says was deeply flawed. Following nearly five hours of meetings between top opposition officials and Prime Minister Hun Sen, that deadlock has ended

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Vladimir Putin chaired a Security Council Meeting in the Kremlin. English langu…

Vladimir Putin chaired a Security Council Meeting in the Kremlin. English language transcript. Kremlin, Moscow JV #ows #ohb Security Council meeting eng.news.kremlin.ru Vladimir Putin chaired a Security Council meeting in the Kremlin.

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