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Daily International News 01.19.10

January 19, 2010

Just FYI, Xinhua has launched a new English language version of their website and it is pretty awesome.

Daily International News
January 19, 2010

Haiti
01.18 Security fears mount in lawless post-earthquake Haiti [WaPo]
01.18 Homeless Haitians Told Not to Flee to U.S. [NYT]
01.18 It’s Blame America Time Again [WSJ]

Japan
Japan-U.S. alliance “indispensable” for Asia-Pacific region: Hatoyama
[Xinhua]
JAL files for bankruptcy in record failure
[Japan Times]

China
China says Google ‘no exception’ to law [Xinhua]
Google postpones phone launch in China
[SMH]
01.18 Google Investigating If China Staff Involved in Cyber Attack [WSJ]
China calls for further talks on Iran nuclear issue [Xinhua]
Xinjiang to continue lifting communication restrictions: spokesperson
[China Daily/Xinhua]
China safeguards int’l interests in opposing Japan’s atoll bid: FM
[Xinhua]

Southeast Asia
Burma’s Supreme Court hears final Suu Kyi appeal
[BBC]

AfPak
01.18 After Hearing in Pakistan, 5 Americans Allege Torture [NYT]
Reconciliation with Taliban Unlikely: Gates
[Quqnoos]

Middle East
US Blackwater lawsuit signatures sought by Iraq
[BBC]
01.18 EU and Iraq sign energy agreement [DW]
01.18 Iran mulls downgrading ties with UK [Al Jazeera]

Africa
Guinea: Parties Agree on Unity Govt, Elections
[AllAfrica]

Domestic
Cadbury Accepts Fresh Kraft Offer
[WSJ]
Senate election in Massachusetts could be harbinger for health-care reform
[WaPo]

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