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Daily International News 09.13.10

September 13, 2010

Daily International News
September 13, 2010

Northeast Asia
U.S. envoy ‘optimistic’ about prospects for engagement with N. Korea
Rare North Korea meet delayed due to leader’s health – report
Two Koreas agree to hold family reunion talks Friday
[Korea Times]
S. Korean final report reaffirms DPRK’s culpability in sinking warship
SKorea to send rice, other aid to flood-hit NKorea
Middlesbrough Ladies set to tour North Korea
[USA Today]
‘Direct line’ to government draws Chinese netizens
First Chinese female judge sworn in at ICJ
Japan frees Chinese fishing crew
Japan foreign minister apologizes to US POWs
Japan PM and rival prepare for party showdown

South/Central Asia
Nato urged to allow partition of Afghanistan
At least 13 killed in Kashmir protests

Middle East
Saudi Arms Deal Advances
Israel Bends Slightly on Settlement Building
Erdogan claims victory in Turkey referendum
Iran bail decision on American stirs backlash
U.N. nuclear body and Iran clash over barred inspectors
‘Rampant abuse in Iraq jails’
[Al Jazeera]

Zimbabwe court frees on bail US health workers
Commission of Africa Hits Out Over Trade Talks, Calls for Billions in Aid
[All Africa]
Guinea suspends run-off campaigning after clashes

Russia denies Georgian claims of ethnic cleansing
New UN drugs czar takes office
UK officials won’t meet US Lockerbie investigators
Government accused of ‘abuse of power’ after cancelling 2011 Queen’s speech
British unions back coordinated strikes against cuts
Phil Woolas campaign ‘sought to make white folk angry’

On 200th birthday, Mexico battered but not broken
Fate of tax cuts is key issue as Congress returns
In Del., GOP comes out swinging against tea party
Imam Rauf ‘exploring options’ over NY Islamic centre
Opinion: Post-9/11, we’re safer than we think [WaPo]
Immigration overhaul could leave gay couples out