Syria rebels kill 60 Shiites; missiles hit Lebanon BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels have attacked a village in the country's east, killing dozens of local Shiites, activists said Wednesday, highlighting the increasingly sectarian nature of Syria's more than two-year-old conflict. A Syrian government official denounced the attack, saying it was a "massacre" of civilians.
June 12, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
Edward Norton in AFP I think that (goodwill) ambassadors in many ways can play a role in highlighting the models of success that the UN is promoting around the world,he said in accepting the appointment.
Dana Perino in WBOC TV 16 White House press secretary Dana Perino says they thought it would be better to postpone the event "rather than run the risk of anyone thinking that we were being opportunistic in highlighting the issue."
Stephen Harper in Globe and Mail We believe it is important to stay the course for now, but with an important caveat,Mr. Harper wrote in a university publication to be released later today, according to The Canadian Press. "Recent events are highlighting the real risks to...