Posts Tagged ‘ war ’

Hariri persists with calls for calm as tribunal tensions simmer

Aug 17th, 2010 | By admin

BEIRUT: Ambiguity continues to surround the tug of war among Lebanese parties over investigations into former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri’s murder as Premier Saad Hariri remains silent over Hizbullah’s refusal to cooperate with the UN-backed tribunal.…. Read this article Full Text RSS Feeds | WordPress Auto Translator



Sen Kerry: Karzai must fight graft or lose support (AP)

Aug 17th, 2010 | By worldnews

KABUL, Afghanistan – U.S. Sen. John Kerry told the president of Afghanistan on Tuesday that his efforts to battle corruption were crucial if he wants
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UN says millions without help in Pakistan floods (AP)

Aug 17th, 2010 | By worldnews

SUKKUR, Pakistan – Many of about 20 million people affected by flooding in Pakistan have yet to receive any assistance despite a growing international relief
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A campaign for war with Iran begins

Aug 16th, 2010 | By admin

Salon Obama administration officials, as well as U.S. lawmakers and European diplomats passionately made the argument this spring that tough sanctions on Iran were necessary to avoid war.…. Read this article Full Text RSS Feeds | WordPress Auto Translator



Asia stops to remember end of World War II (AP)

Aug 15th, 2010 | By worldnews

TOKYO – Asia paused on Sunday to remember Japan’s surrender to the allied forces which ended World War II 65 years ago, as the Japanese
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Canada: Tamil migrants in good condition (AP)

Aug 15th, 2010 | By worldnews

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Hundreds of Tamil asylum seekers from war-ravaged Sri Lanka spent a grueling three months at sea in a cramped, ramshackle cargo
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Underneath Lebanon, Israel sees hidden battlefield (AP)

Aug 14th, 2010 | By worldnews

MOUNT ADIR, Israel – With tensions mounting along their shared border, Israel’s military says Hezbollah is moving fighters and weapons into the villages of south
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WikiLeaks says it won’t be threatened by Pentagon (AP)

Aug 14th, 2010 | By worldnews

STOCKHOLM – WikiLeaks will soon publish its remaining 15,000 Afghan war documents, despite warnings from the U.S. government, the organization’s founder said Saturday. The Pentagon
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Europe right-wingers at controversial Japan shrine (AP)

Aug 14th, 2010 | By worldnews

TOKYO – French nationalist Jean-Marie Le Pen and other European right-wing politicians paid a visit Saturday to a Japanese shrine that has drawn outrage for
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La. Senate race turns ugly

Aug 13th, 2010 | By politicsnews

Graphic photos of abuse and menacing illegal immigrants aren’t typical fodder for campaign ads. But in Louisiana’s increasingly nasty Senate race, they’re now all across the airwaves. Both Democratic Rep. Charlie Melancon and incumbent Republican Sen. David Vitter are up with new negative ads this week, teeing off an ad war that
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