New UN Envoy to Syria Afraid of Failing his Mission

0 London, Sep 4.- The new UN envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, described his mission as nearly impossible, and expressed pessimism at the escalation of violence by an opposition backed by the United States and its allies. "I'm aware of how difficult it is. I cannot say impossible, but nearly impossible," said Brahimi, an ex Foreign Minister of Algeria who

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China’s First Space Lab Module Tiangong-1 Without Mishaps

2 Beijing, Oct 7. -China's first space lab module Tiangong-1, located now at 362 kilometers from the Earth, successfully accomplishes its mission and has good conditions, sources linked to the project reported.All the tests carried out to the remote control system, video and audio equipments and to temperature and humidity sensors have been successful, according to a communiqué released on

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