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Daily International News 03.15.10

March 15, 2010

Daily International News
March 15, 2010

East Asia
China hits at currency ‘protectionism’
[FT] and Premier Wen says China will keep yuan “basically stable” [Xinhua]

AfPak
Contractors Tied to Effort to Track and Kill Militants
[NYT]
Rocket attack kills 1 at NATO base in Afghanistan
[AP]
Pakistan bombs ‘Taliban positions’
[Al Jazeera]

India
2 held for plot to attack BARC, ONGC terminals
[Times of India]

SE Asia
Protestors against the Thai governemnt take to the streets again
[Economist]

Middle East
Israeli prime minister calls settlement dispute with U.S. regrettable, hurtful
[WaPo] and Officials: US wants Israel to cancel building plan [AP]
Israelis nab senior Hamas leader
[CNN]
Allawi takes surprise Kirkuk lead
[Al Jazeera]
US military hands over prison to Iraqi government
[AP]
Yemen launches new airstrikes on al-Qaida hideout
[AP]

Europe
EU ready ‘to take unilateral sanctions against Iran’
[AFP]
Socialists triumph over Sarkozy’s party in regional elections
[France 24]
EU ministers map out Greek rescue plan
[DW]
Panic in Georgia After a Mock News Broadcast
[NYT]

Africa
Darfur rebel row jeopardises Sudan peace deal
[BBC]
Zimbabwe: Zuma Intervenes
[AllAfrica]
SAfrican youth leader convicted of hate speech

Americas
Two Drug Slayings in Mexico Rock U.S. Consulate
[NYT] and Narcos blamed for killings of 3 with US consul tie [AP]
Widespread power blackout hits Chile
[CNN]

Domestic
Dodd’s New Plan for Finance Rules Aims to Give More Muscle to Fed
[WSJ]

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