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Daily International News 05.27.10

May 27, 2010

Daily International News
May 27, 2010

NK/China/ROK [Cheonan-related]
North Korea to Suspend Naval Hot Line With South
SKorea holds navy drill; NKorea scraps sea accords
China not assigning blame in South Korea sinking
China again calls for proper handling of ROK warship sinking
North Korea: Succession Signals

Northeast Asia [non-Cheonan]
Japan-U.S. pact on Futenma relocation to be unveiled on Fri.
Another death at China iPhone maker’s plant

Southeast/Central Asia
Fugitive Ex-Leader Denies Financing Thai Protests
Afghans: Pakistani Taliban commander rumored dead

Middle East
Benjamin Netanyahu to meet Barack Obama in US
Russia says Iran was deaf to its nuclear proposals
U.S. withdrawal from Iraq will be on time, Vice President Biden says

Sudanese president sworn in after election win

Spanish politicians approve 15bn-euro austerity plan
U.S. Chides Europe’s Crisis Response

Obama redefines national security strategy, looks beyond military might
Justice Department poised to challenge Arizona immigration law
‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Repeal Gets Critical 15th Vote In Senate Committee
Obama to keep drilling moratorium for 6 months-aide
Breaking Report: “Top Kill” Effectively Plugged Oil Leak, Officials Say

Kingston residents trapped inside homes as Jamaican death toll rises
Report: Mexican drug lord killed in shootout