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Daily International News 04.20.10

April 20, 2010

Daily International News
April 20, 2010

East/Southeast Asia
North Korea readying for third nuclear test: report
Nuclear talks not possible if Pyongyang linked to sinking of S. Korean ship

U.S. to Pursue Effort on China Currency, Levin Says
Army deploys against Thailand’s ‘red shirt’ protesters

Central/South Asia
Ousted Kyrgyz leader Kurmanbek Bakiyev ‘in Belarus’

Kyrgyz interim leaders struggle to quell unrest
Afghan deputy mayor slain as he prays in mosque

Pakistan: President Gives Up Expanded Powers

Middle East
High-ranking al-Qaida in Iraq leader killed
US summons Syrian envoy over Hezbollah

Turkey offers to act as Iran intermediary
Azerbaijan puts off joint military drills with US

East Sudan parties concede defeat, cry fraud
MPs in Djibouti scrap term limits
Somali pirates seize 3 Thai ships with 77 crew

New volcanic ash cloud threatens to close British airspace again
UK regulator launches Goldman probe

Cuba’s Catholic cardinal says country in crisis
Chavez hosts Latin American allies for summit

Goldman Sachs taps ex-White House counsel
Obama Reverses Bush Sex-Discrimination Policy in School Sports