US envoy reaches Cairo on Mideast peace tour
US Middle East envoy George Mitchell reached
Egypt on the latest leg of a whirlwind regional tour after stops in
Israel and Syria earlier on Sunday, as Washington bids to jumpstart
stalled peace talks.
'Pacific needs help to combat climate change'
Developed countries need to act urgently to help
vulnerable Pacific island nations cope with climate change,
international aid group Oxfam said Monday.
Iran says no plans to build nuclear weapons
'Signatory to the Non-Proliferation Treaty':
Iran reiterated on Monday it has no plans to
build nuclear weapons, after US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
warned Tehran that any pursuit of atomic arms was futile.