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Daily International News 08.31.10

August 31, 2010

Daily International News
August 31, 2010

Northeast Asia
Korea-related
Japan says too early to resume Korea nuclear talks
[AP]
Kim Jong Il, Amid U.S. Sanctions, Extols China’s Economic Gains
[Bloomberg]
South Korea offers North aid, China wants nuclear talks
[Reuters]
North Korean Pair Viewed as Key to Secret Arms Trade
[WSJ]
ANALYSIS-North Korea’s “family firm” sidles up to China
[Reuters]
The Korea discount: blame the businessmen
[FT]
Jang Song-thaek to get North’s No. 2 post: source
[JoongAng]
Reading Between the Lines of Kim’s Secret China Trip
[Chosun]
President Lee views N.K. leader’s China trip positively
[Yonhap]
Op-ed [Victor Cha]: Jimmy Carter’s N.Korea Mission Was a Success [Chosun]
ROK, US to hold joint naval drills in West Sea Sept. 5-9
[Korea Times]

China
China court ‘accepts first HIV job discrimination case’
[BBC]

Japan
Ichiro Ozawa confirms Japan leadership bid
[BBC]
Japanese stocks drop 3.5% on yen fears
[BBC]
Japan Airlines slashes workforce
[BBC]

Southeast Asia/Pacific
Burma’s Than Shwe ‘remains senior general’
[BBC]
Australia’s Gillard rejects new vote, vows stability
[BBC]

South/Central Asia
India’s economy grew 8.8 percent in June quarter
[AP]
Petraeus: Afghan concern about Pakistan is legit
[AP]
Libdem coalition partner Clegg in surprise visit to Afghanistan
[Guardian]
Afghanistan bomb attacks kill twenty-one US soldiers in 48 hours
[Telegraph]

Middle East
Abbas, Barak held secret meeting in Jordan
[AFP]
Abbas seeks active US mediation in Mideast talks
[AP]
Netanyahu heads to U.S. for peace summit
[Reuters]
PM says Iraq wins independence as U.S. ends combat role
[Reuters]

Africa
South Sudan to end use of child soldiers
[BBC]
S.African gov’t ups wage offer to civil servants
[AP]
From 08.30 Gaddafi seeks EU funds to curb illegal migrants [FT]

Europe
Eurozone unemployment still at 10%
[BBC]
Dutch arrests may have been dry run, U.S. source says
[CNN]
WikiLeaks founder questioned by Swedish police
[AP]
Bjørn Lomborg: $100bn a year needed to fight climate change
[Guardian]
Greenpeace blocks Greenland drilling
[AP]

Americas/Domestic
Mexican Police Arrest Alleged Drug Kingpin
[NYT]
US investigates potential terrorist test run
[AP]
Op-ed: Obama speech on Iraq has risks [WaPo]
Why Gloom Looms Over Obama’s Iraq Address
[TIME]
Exclusive: Glenn Beck Launches “News And Opinion” Website, The Blaze
[Mediaite]
Clemens Pleads Not Guilty to Perjury, Obstructing Steroid Probe
[Bloomberg]

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Daily International News 01.12.10

January 13, 2010

I posted this yesterday but it didn’t update for some reason! 😦

Daily International News
January 12, 2010


North Korea

S. Korea and U.S. Dismiss N. Korea’s Peace Talks Proposal
[NYT]

Japan
Investors Seek To Dump JAL On Delisting Fears
[WSJ]
U.S. Seeks to Defuse Sense of ‘Crisis’ in Japan Alliance
[WSJ] and Japan’s foreign minister reaffirms close ties with U.S. [WaPo]

China
China ‘successfully tests missile interceptor’
[BBC]
Baidu hacked by ‘Iranian cyber army’
[BBC]
On Asia-Pacific trip, Hillary Clinton downplays U.S.-China friction
[WaPo]

Southeast Asia
Five charged over Thai-Saudi jewel mystery
[BBC]

Middle East
Iranian nuclear physicist killed in bombing
[WaPo]
Work begins on first planned Palestinian city
[AP]
Tough Sanctions May Not Persuade Iran to Quit Nuclear Program
[Bloomberg]

Europe
Russia and US to resume arms control talks
[AP]
Britain bans Islamist group at centre of march row
[Reuters] and [Guardian]Islam4UK to be banned, says Alan Johnson
Iraq invasion ‘had no legal mandate’, Dutch inquiry finds
[Times of London]
Italy may suspend Berlusconi trials by decree
[Reuters]

Domestic
Ford: I’m gearing up for Senate race
[NY Post]
Some fear Kan. ruling may spur abortion violence
[AP]