Posts Tagged ‘tijuana’

h1

Daily International News 01.04.11

January 4, 2011

Daily International News
January 4, 2011

Northeast Asia/Pacific
Bosworth calls for ‘serious negotiations’ as key strategy to deal with N. Korea
[Yonhap]
Pyongyang Joins Majority in criticizing PM Kan, DPJ
[WSJ]
Japan to Propose Closer Military Ties With S. Korea
[NYT]
From 01/03 Japan Is on High Alert as a Virus Infiltrates Bird-Heavy Regions [NYT]
China official warns of 300-year desertification fight
[BBC]
Australia floods ‘to hit global steelmaking’
[BBC]

South/Central Asia
Pakistani governor opposing blasphemy law killed
[Reuters]
Afghan leader complains of foreign interference
[AP]
From 01/03 Judges Set to Rule on Afghan Election Complaints Within 2 Weeks [NYT]
Kyrgyzstan to name mountain after Vladimir Putin
[BBC]

Middle East
PM: Israel never said no to freeze
[Al Jazeera]
Iran Offer of Nuclear Site Tour Irks U.S.
[WSJ]
Israel arrests UK consulate staff over ‘stadium plot’
[BBC]
US fugitive commits suicide in Israeli prison
[AP]
Lebanon asks U.N. to guard gas from Israeli drilling
[Reuters]

Africa
Ivory Coast’s Gbagbo agrees to lift blockade of rival
[Reuters]
Ivory Coast: Africa mediation fails to end stalemate
[BBC]
Sudan president: I’ll support south if it secedes
[AP]
Alexandria church bomb: Egypt Coptic pope urges calm
[BBC]
From 01/03 Uganda bars media from outing gays [BBC]

Europe
Greece plans Turkey border fence to tackle migration
[BBC]
EU eyes return to sanctions against Belarus
[Reuters]
Belarus releases one of five opposition presidential candidates
[Deutsche Welle]
Spain 2010 deficit ‘was less than target’
[AFP]
5 ships trapped by ice off eastern Russia
[AP]

Americas
Brazil Is Poised to Pressure Beijing on Currency Policy
[WSJ]
Argentina thieves tunnel into Buenos Aires bank
[BBC]
Severed head hung from bridge in Tijuana, Mexico
[AP]
Bus bomb kills five in Guatemala City
[BBC]

Domestic
Obama Is Said to Consider Naming JPMorgan’s Daley to Top White House Post
[Bloomberg]
Food-Safety Funding Battle Looms as Obama Prepares to Sign Reform Bill
[Bloomberg]
Incoming House GOP chairmen have a long list of issues to investigate
[WaPo]
Capt. Owen Honors expected to be relieved of command over lewd videos, official says
[WaPo]
Scalia: Constitution does not protect women against discrimination
[WaPo]
Goldman Investment in Facebook May Draw SEC Scrutiny
[Bloomberg]

Advertisements
h1

Daily International News 01.20.10

January 20, 2010

Daily International News
January 20, 2010

East Asia
S. Korea, DPRK hold another round of working-level talks: gov’t
[Xinhua]
S. Korean nuclear envoy leaves for U.S.
[Xinhua]
China’s support for more Iran sanctions in doubt
[Reuters] and [Xinhua] China calls for further talks on Iran nuclear issue
SKorean defense chief: Hit North 1st if threatened
[AP]
Sellafield returns nuclear waste to Japan [BBC]

Southeast Asia
Vietnam jails four, including lawyer, for subversion
[Reuters]
8 Arrested in Firebombing of Malaysian Churches
[NYT]

Middle East
Iran ‘formally rejects nuclear fuel deal’
[BBC]
Britain suspends direct flights to Yemen
[AP]

AfPak
Parliament anger over Karzai Cabinet choices
[CNN]

Africa
Sudan would accept separation, says President Bashir
[BBC]
Religious clashes kill 200 in Nigerian city
[Reuters]

Europe
Dutch far-right MP in court over anti-Islam comments
[Reuters]
France plays down reported rift with U.S. over Haiti
[Reuters]

Americas
Mexican judge orders Tijuana kingpin to face trial
[AP]
Chavez foe to be imprisoned on graft charges
[AP]

Domestic
One year later: How Obama has learned to become a wartime commander in chief
[WaPo]
Republican Brown beats Coakley in special Senate election in Massachusetts
[WaPo]
U.S. charges 22 with bribery in arms sting
[Reuters]
8 people are killed in shooting near Appomattox
[WaPo]