Tag: <span>territory</span>

School terms to alter in Northern Territory from 2018

By Elliana Lawford Posted December 10, 2015 22:10:07 The Northern Territory Government has mentioned its changes to the college holiday calendar are being created to stay away from disruptions brought on by the month-lengthy holiday in the middle of the year. From 2018, the four-week break after term two will be decreased to a three-week…


Red Cross seeks permission to function in IS territory

Posted December 06, 2015 22:23:ten The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) says it is attempting to establish relations with the Islamic State group in the hopes of delivering aid to the ten million men and women living below its handle. “Yes, we are of course hunting at developing a connection [with IS],” the…


Syrian troops seize territory from IS in central province

By ALBERT AJI and BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian troops backed by Russian airstrikes captured areas from the Islamic State group in the central province of Homs on Monday, in the latest push since the aerial campaign began nearly two months ago, state media and a monitoring group said. The Britain-based…