Archive for February 1st, 2010


Daily International News 02.01.10

February 1, 2010

Happy February!!!!

Daily International News
February 1, 2010

N. Korea designates additional ‘no-sail’ zones: sources
2 Koreas hold talks days after exchanging gunfire
01.30 N. Korea may have interest in ‘Grand Bargain’: Lee [Yonhap]

Door for talks with Dalai Lama still open, national sovereignty non-negotiable: CPC official
[China] and China sticks to hard line in talks on Tibet [AP]
Arms Deal Cools U.S.-China Ties

Middle East
01.30 U.S. Speeding Up Missile Defenses in Persian Gulf [NYT]

Nuclear nonproliferation on hold as US and Russia debate
UN chief Ban Ki-moon begins talks on Cyprus

Americans arrested taking children out of Haiti
[Reuters] and U.S. to Resume Airlift of Injured Haitians [NYT]
Obama 2010 budget deficit soars to record
Draft Defense Department budget avoids weapons cuts, adds aircraft
Obama to Weigh Objections to Holding Terror Trial in New York