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"I believe the truth must be stated: the international community is not placing a clear, red line for Iran," Netanyahu said at his weekly cabinet meeting on Sunday.
"The alleged "international isolation" of Iran is obviously nothing but a western propaganda item and the NAM meeting in Tehran proves this. Still western news media, DLF isn't far from alone in this, repeat this propaganda item even while reporting the facts reveal it as such. Do they really expect that their listeners will not detect such doublethink?" - b of Moon of Alabama, "The Myth Of An Isolated Iran," August 26, 2012.
Late on Sunday, the Syrian Army engaged in deadly clashes with foreign-backed insurgents in the flashpoint northwestern city of Aleppo.
The soldiers killed a number of armed men fighting against the government in the old city of Aleppo, which is located 355 kilometers (220 miles) north of Damascus.
The security forces also killed many insurgents in Wadi al-Sayeh district in the western city of Homs late on Sunday.
Earlier in the day, the Syrian Army killed some armed terrorists in clashes in the northwestern city of Idlib.
At least eight troopers were also wounded in the clashes that erupted Monday near the country’s southeastern border with Syria and Iraq on Monday.
Turkish sources say the fighting continues between security forces and the PKK members in the region.
A new report by Food Security and Nutrition Analysis Unit (FSNAU), managed by UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), showed that the food crisis has not been fully contained in Somalia although the estimate displays a 16 percent reduction from the beginning of the year.
Here's another factor according to the report: Normally, cortisol production decreases from midnight to 4 a.m. Staying up past midnight creates an irregular cortisol production pattern that may result in increased cortisol in your body as it tries to compensate. That's not good news for us night owls