Archive for November 5th, 2009


Daily International News 11.05.09

November 5, 2009


U.N. Assembly Set to Call For Probes Of Gaza War [NYT]

North Korea

Group of U.S. experts to visit N. Korea this month: sources [Yonhap]


Japan to replace top nuclear envoy: source [Yonhap]

Matsui Goes Wild, and So Do His Fans in Japan [NYT]


Three Gorges water plan postponed [BBC]

EU launches WTO action over Chinese mineral restrictions [EU Observer]

Govt buys ticket for Disney Shanghai [China Daily]

The missing link – Op-Ed on internet access ban in Xinjiang


Thai envoy recalled from Cambodia [BBC]


India Restricts Coverage of Dalai Lama’s Visit [NYT]


Afghan strife makes UN relocate [BBC]

+ Iraq Pentagon Expected to Request More War Funding [NYT]

Middle East

Saudi air force hits Yemen rebels after border raid [Reuters]

Hezbollah denies arms ship claims [BBC]

Obama Push for Mideast Peace Dealt Setback, Arabs Say [Bloomberg]

Abbas says will not seek reelection: officials [Reuters]


Ousted Honduran leader asks Clinton stand on coup [AP]

House Prepares Health Vote, Undaunted by Elections [Bloomberg]