Daily International News 11.16.09

November 16, 2009


N. Korea unwilling to give up nuclear ambition: former U.S. diplomat [Yonhap]

N. Korea demands U.N. Command’s dissolution [Yonhap]

First H1N1 infection reported at joint park in N. Korea [Yonhap]



Despite Japan visit, wrestling over U.S. base continues [WP]



Obama Pushes Rights With Chinese Students [NYT]

China rounds up dissidents as President Obama touches down in Beijing [Times UK]



Myanmar’s Suu Kyi seeks meeting with junta chief [AP]



India puts nuclear plants on alert: report [Reuters]


Middle East

Israel could annex more of West Bank: minister [Reuters]

Frustrated Palestinians to seek UN backing for separate state [Times UK]



Italian women disappointed by Gaddafi “party” [Reuters]

Al-Qaeda still biggest threat to British security, says Gordon Brown [Times UK] and Obama says al Qaeda still greatest threat to U.S. [Reuters]



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