Category: Australia


The UN Security Council on Saturday adopted a resolution calling for a 30-day cease-fire in Syria “without delay”.  “All parties [should] cease hostilities without delay and commit to ensuring a durable humanitarian pause for at least 30 consecutive days throughout […]


The driver who injured 19 after hitting a number of pedestrians with his vehicle on a Melbourne, Australia, street had mental health issues and a record of drug abuse, authorities said Thursday. The 32-year-old man was arrested after striking Christmas […]


Australia announced a temporary suspension of its air operations in Syria on Tuesday, following the downing of a Syrian bomber by a U.S. jet. In a statement, the Defense Ministry said operations had been “temporarily ceased” as a “precautionary measure” […]