Daily International News 06.02.10

June 2, 2010

Daily International News
June 2, 2010

Northeast Asia
Japan PM quits with FinMin Kan frontrunner for job
Op-ed: Revolving door keeps turning in Japan [FT]
Op-ed: How Will Hatoyama Move Affect Global Relations? [WSJ]
N. Korea’s Kim Jong-il resurfaces after disappearing amid tension
South Koreans vote for local offices amid tensions
S. Korea, U.S. mil-mil exercises in Yellow Sea next week

China says no thanks to US defense chief
Chinese premier starts two-day visit to Myanmar
China to further bilateral ties with Japan: FM
China cartoon brings reminder of Tiananmen, erased
‘Goddess of Democracy’ creator deported, says lawmaker
Foxconn raises worker pay by 30 pct after suicides
Apple boss defends conditions at iPhone factory

Southeast/Central Asia
Thai PM survives confidence vote over Bangkok protests
Taliban Attacks Shake Afghan Peace Gathering

Middle East
Iran Says New sanctions could mean confrontation
Israel deports all activists from Gaza-bound ships
Obama speaks with Turkish prime minister about flotilla raid
Mideast Peace Push May Survive Raid on Gaza Activists
Gaza Situation ‘Unsustainable,’ Clinton Says as Ship Approaches

Libyan executions of foreigners are condemned
US court rules ex-Somali PM can be sued over torture
Liberia sends seven to US on cocaine-smuggling charges

David Cameron’s first PMQ’s as Prime Minister [Times UK]
Balkan hopefuls meet EU leaders in Sarajevo [BBC]
Russia launching 520-day Mars mission simulation
Polish Pilot Saw Chance of Landing
‘Morally bankrupt’ Sarah Ferguson weeps on Oprah
[Times UK]
Body of gunman found after Cumbria shootings
[Times UK]

Cancun mayor charged with ties to drug cartels
BP Gulf Spill Prompts Criminal, Civil Investigations by U.S.
Gores Announce They’re Separating After 40 Years of Marriage
Party switcher Parker Griffith, Rep. Arthur Davis lose in Alabama primaries


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