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Daily International News 02.07.11

February 7, 2011

Daily International News
February 7, 2011

Egypt approves 15 percent raise for govt employees
Egypt demonstrators entertain to keep morale high
[AP] and Cairo Protesters Try to Keep Up the Pressure [NYT]
Realpolitiktian: Obama’s Handling of Egypt
[New York Mag]
Egypt diplomacy: White House races to keep pace with events put in motion by protests

Obama Says Egypt Not Going Back to Way It Was Before
Egypt checks diplomatic pouches as precautionary measures
Tunisian president to get emergency powers
Tunisia ban on Ben Ali’s party
[Gulf Daily]

Northeast Asia
South Korea Questions Boat Passengers From North

N.Korea Red-Faced as Russia Denies UN Security Council Claim
N. Korea may send heir apparent to China to secure support: analyst
Japan PM says Russia visit to Kurils ‘unforgiveable’

Ex-U.S. intelligence official says Japan-U.S. alliance unbalanced

Southeast Asia
Thai, Cambodian clashes resume at disputed border

South/Central Asia
Top India and Pakistan diplomats meet in Bhutan
Pakistani investigators name Musharraf accused in Benazir’s murder case
US presses Pakistan’s president to free American
6 WWF volunteers abducted in Indian tiger reserve
Police arrest opposition protesters in Bangladesh
Afghan bombing kills 1; gunmen kill local chief

Middle East
Iran unveils missiles, satellites as warning to foes
Hariri court holds hearing to discuss law issues
Kuwait minister resigns and avoids ‘torture death’ questions
[The National]

Sudan’s Bashir to accept referendum result’
Nigerian president launches election campaign

Labour government did ‘all it could to secure release of Lockerbie bomber’

WikiLeaks Founder Back in Court to Challenge Extradition
Report: Russia warns US over missile defense plans
Dutch lawmaker back in court for hate speech case
Dutch protest Iran’s execution of Dutch-Iranian woman

Critics move to claw back millions from UN
Is the GOP nomination worth having in 2012?
Palin’s Bold Attacks, Quiet Strategy Puzzle Republicans for 2012
Jeb Bush should run now, for at least eight reasons
[National Review]
AOL Buys Huffington Post: Is It Crazy?