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Category Archives: International Politics

BBC: Voters head to polls for UK general election

New York Times: Britons Go to Polls in Tight Race for Parliament


Ahmadinejad at the UN Today

BBC: Nuclear review talks face competing aims

Daily News: Sen. Chuck Schumer goes nuclear on Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Times Online UK: Ahmadinejad’s arrival ‘may hijack nuclear conference’

The Washington Post: Ahmadinejad, Clinton face off at U.N. nuclear meeting

CNN: Ahmadinejad, U.N. at odds over conference’s aim

Financial Times: Israel’s survival at stake, Clinton warns
Hillary Clinton, US secretary of state, on Monday warned Israel that its survival could be in jeopardy unless it reached a peace deal with the Palestinians.

BBC: Netanyahu holds talks with Obama amid settlement row
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has held talks with US President Barack Obama – their first meeting since a row over plans to build homes in East Jerusalem.

Reuters: Struggle for Jerusalem goes on, four decades after war
Wael Kawamle was raised by his Palestinian parents just outside the ancient walls of Jerusalem, yet his children have never visited that city.

Reuters: Israel, undeterred, to build in East Jerusalem
Undeterred by turbulence in its ties with the United States and Britain, Israel on Wednesday confirmed further plans to expand the Jewish presence in occupied East Jerusalem, with more building freshly approved.

Some news the networks aren’t discussing but you should be reading.
Times Online: Capture of Taleban leaders suggests $12bn US gamble is paying off
Times Online: General Stanley McChrystal puts focus on Afghan province of Kandahar
BBC: Two more fake Irish passports ‘used in Hamas murder’
BBC: EU condemns passport use in Dubai killing