Chinese President tells Tanzanian counterpart:
‘African Continent full of hope’
China and Tanzania agreed on Sunday to build a
comprehensive cooperative partnership characterized by mutual
benefit and win-win results. The agreement was reached at a meeting
between visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Tanzanian
counterpart Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete. Calling the East African country
an old friend and a good friend of China, Xi said the two countries
have maintained an all-weather friendship and China cherishes the
time-tested bond with Tanzania.
Earth warmer today than in the past 11,300 years
Using data obtained from 73 ice and sediment
core monitoring sites around the world, scientists have
reconstructed Earth’s temperature history back to the end of the
last Ice Age.
Syrian opposition in disarray
Opposition chief Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib on Sunday
announced his resignation from the National Coalition, throwing
Syria's divided opposition into disarray ahead of an Arab summit.