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Daily International News 11.03.11

November 3, 2011

Daily International News
November 3, 2011

Northeast Asia
Japan
Japan Revives a Sea Barrier That Failed to Hold
[NYT]
Utility: No risk from fission at Japan nuke plant
[AP]
Koreas
NKoreans stock for cold, build to Kim anniversary
[AP]
Seoul gun-shy of pipeline deal with Moscow and Pyongyang
[LAT]
S Korea holds annual military drill at Yeoju
[Xinhua]
Seoul to start repairing road leading to Kaesong complex next week
[Yonhap]
China
U.S. Report Accuses China and Russia of Internet Spying
[NYT]
Nun dies in 11th self-immolation among Tibetans
[AP]
Shenzhou-8 docks with Tiangong-1
[Xinhua]
Taiwan president’s proxy to meet China’s Hu at APEC next week
[Kyodo]
Construction of Taiwan’s 4th nuclear power plant to continue: Ma
[Kyodo]
Chinese mining firms in Zambia under fire for mistreating workers
[Guardian]

South/Central Asia
Pakistan grants India ‘most favored nation’ trade status
[WaPo]
Suspected US missiles kill 2 in Pakistan
[AP]
Militants Attack Civilian Contractor in Western Afghanistan
[NYT]
Judge Sentences Pakistan Cricketers, Agent to Prison
[NYT]

Middle East
UK military steps up plans for Iran attack amid fresh nuclear fears
[Guardian]
Deadly twin blasts target guards in Iraq
[Al Jazeera]
Israel to ‘prevent’ aid ships reaching Gaza
[Al Jazeera] 
Syrian forces kill five in Homs, day after Arab deal
[Reuters]
Car ploughs into Yemeni protest march, injuring 15
[Reuters]

Africa
New outcry erupts in Egypt against military rulers
[AP]
Gadhafi son said to be in vast Sahara
[AP]
Uganda fighters attack military base in east Congo
[AP]
Rwanda gives DR Congo back tonnes of smuggled minerals
[BBC]

Europe
G-20
Sarkozy, Obama push for financial crisis solution
[AP]
Chinese president, other BRICS leaders meet ahead of G-20 summit
[Xinhua]
Gordon Brown Op-Ed: Greece — No Continent Is an Island
[NYT]
Greek government on brink of collapse
[Reuters]
China refuses to commit to EFSF amid Greek concerns
[BBC]
Business Leaders Urge Bigger Role for Yuan
[WSJ]
Other Europe
Italy’s Berlusconi faces mounting pressure to go
[Reuters]
Russia Declares Deal to Join Trade Group
[NYT]
Russian convicted in arms conspiracy plot
[CNN]
Scientology church appeals French fraud conviction
[AP]

Americas
Cuba legalizes sale, purchase of private property
[AP]

Domestic
US Occupy protesters clash with police at Oakland port
[BBC]
Even After ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,’ Gay Soldiers Remain Unequal In The Military
[TPM]
Brittany Norwood convicted of killing Lululemon co-worker Jayna Murray
[WaPo]
President Obama stays away from deficit panel
[POLITICO]
Herman Cain denies new harassment allegations, accuses Rick Perry of fueling stories
[WaPo]
Herman Cain confronts more harassment allegations
[POLITICO]
Herman Cain On That China Comment: Once Again, I Misspoke (VIDEO)
[TPM]
Solyndra warned W.H. of troubles in October 2010
[POLITICO]
Bernanke Gives Impetus to New Stimulus
[Bloomberg]
Forty House Republicans Back Revenue Increases to Cut Deficit
[Bloomberg]
Biggest Public Firms Paid Little U.S. Tax, Study Says
[NYT]
Glaxo to pay $3B to settle U.S. sales, Avandia cases
[WaPo]

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