Posts Tagged ‘UK TV debate’


Daily International News 04.16.10

April 16, 2010

Daily International News
April 16, 2010

Southeast/East Asia
South Korea: External explosion sank ship

Tibetans mourn as China quake toll hits 791
Quake hoax in N China under probe
Malaysia halts Iran petrol sales

South/Central Asia
Kyrgyz president formally resigns after turmoil
Kyrgyzstan extends US lease on Manas air base

Officials take weapons from ousted leader’s family
Afghan suicide attack targets foreigners

Hospital blast kills 10 in SW Pakistan
From 04.15 Report on Bhutto assassination rips Pakistani government, security agencies [FP]

Middle East
Iran holds own nuclear conference as new UN sanctions loom

Iran bars reformist leader from Japan conference
Yemen rebels fire on military plane, breaching truce
‘Palestinian collaborators’ executed by Hamas

Sudan begins counting in polls marred by boycotts
Zambia hit by worst cholera outbreak in years

10 million watch UK’s 1st TV election debate

Bishop Williamson convicted of Holocaust denial

Gates calls for ratification of Colombia free trade agreement
Lawyer: Charges dropped against 9 missionaries

Argentina to repay 2001 debt as Greece struggles to avoid default

Special Report: U.S. shifts gears to tackle homespun terrorism
Obama extends hospital visitation rights to same-sex partners of gays

From 04.15 C.I.A. Document Details Destruction of Tapes [NYT]
47 arrested in human smuggling raid
[Arizona Republic]