Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov discussed a constitutional committee meant to draft the Arab country’s new Constitution as well as Moscow’s efforts to revive the war-ravaged nation’s economy.
They must survive government culls, gamekeepers, poisoning, persecution and increasingly busy roads but, in modern times at least, Britain’s carnivores have never had it so good: Badger, otter, pine marten, polecat, stoat and weasel populations have ‘markedly improved’ since the 1960s, according to a new study.
Unlock them with an app, drop them off anywhere, and nip past lanes of stationary car traffic: The humble bicycle is seeing a revival in China as a new generation of start-ups help tackle urban congestion and pollution with fleets of brightly colored two wheelers.
Orumieh Lake in northwest Iran will be introduced as international reference for revival once consensus is reached among member states of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), said director for planning in Orumieh lake revival.
The First International Silk Road Expo in China provides an appropriate occasion for all countries located along the ancient route to discover Iran's pivotal role in its revival, said Iran's culture minister.