Posts Tagged ‘US foreign policy’


Daily International News 03.12.10

March 12, 2010

Daily International News
March 12, 2010

Japanese Coast Guard Arrests Anti-Whaling Skipper

Senior U.S. official handling N. Korea sanctions visits S. Korea

Britain says China won’t risk isolation over Iran
China fires back at US human rights criticisms
and China strikes back with report on U.S. human rights record [Xinhua]
Chinese minister insists Google obey the law
[AP] and China Tells Google To Go To Hell, Again [Business Insider]
China slams U.S. house speaker’s statement on Tibet
[Xinhua] – original Pelosi Statement

Israel seals off West Bank amid heightened tension

Israel moves to change law after Biden “mishap”
2 Israeli soldiers indicted for Gaza war conduct

(Other) Middle East
In Early Tally, Tight Iraq Race Deepens Splits
Iraqi PM starts laying groundwork for new govt
New Jersey man suspect in Yemen rampage

Central/South/SE Asia
Suicide bombs kill 43, wound 100 in Pakistani city
Thousands evacuated as flooding batters Kazakhstan
Thai protesters start bid to topple government

Somali rebels attack in capital for third day

Nicolas Sarkozy meeting UK party leaders

Three strong earthquakes strike Chile in quick succession
Mexico City hosts nation’s first gay marriages

Obama delays Asia trip to deal with health care

US State Department launches site to gather views on US foreign policy
Obama Says He Backs New Push to Overhaul U.S. Immigration Laws