Euro jumps after Greek rescue deal
The euro jumped more than one US cent after news
that European finance chiefs had agreed a crucial deal to provide a
massive bailout to debt-wracked Greece. The common European currency
jumped to $1.3291 within minutes of the announcement from Brussels,
from $1.3185 immediately before.
Red Cross seeks way to deliver aid in Syria
The Red Cross said it was in talks with the
Syrian authorities and rebels to halt the violence so that it can
deliver aid, amid calls to allow women and children out of the
besieged city of Homs.
Russia to skip ‘Friends of Syria’ meeting in Tunis
‘Because it only supports opposition’s cause’:
Russia on Tuesday said it will not attend an
international conference in Tunis this week aimed at seeking
political change in Syria because the meeting only supported the