Archive for February, 2011

Iran opposes ‘racist’ 2012 logo

Monday, February 28th, 2011
Iran could boycott the London Olympics after claiming the Games' 2012 logo is racist because it resembles the word "Zion".

A Murky Merchant of Death – RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty (blog)

Monday, February 28th, 2011

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty (blog)

A Murky Merchant of Death
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty (blog)
RFE/RL is pursuing a developing story today about Belarus arms sales to Ivory Coast . The UN has accused Belarus of selling attack helicopters to Laurent Gbagbo, the Ivory Coast dictator who has refused to abide by the results of a November election ...

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Fuel Removed From Iranian Nuclear Reactor – Global Security Newswire

Monday, February 28th, 2011

CTV.ca

Fuel Removed From Iranian Nuclear Reactor
Global Security Newswire
Iran has long touted the Bushehr plant's as a major achievement in its nuclear program, which the United States and other nations suspect is geared toward developing nuclear weapons. Tehran has insisted its atomic ambitions are strictly peaceful. ...
Stuxnet Attack on Iran…the Worm that Keeps on GivingAllGov
Iran blames broken pump for atom fuel removal-expertsReuters Africa
New setback at Iran's Bushehr plantAsia Times Online
Jewish Telegraphic Agency -swissinfo.ch -The Associated Press
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World urges end to Libya violence

Monday, February 28th, 2011
Foreign ministers from around the world condemn violence against civilians in Libya, as foreign migrants struggle to cross into Tunisia.

A Small Nuclear War Would Stall Global Warming – LiveScience.com

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Fox News (blog)

A Small Nuclear War Would Stall Global Warming
LiveScience.com
One hundred Hiroshima-sized bombs make up a mere 0.03 percent of the worldwide nuclear weapons arsenal. This article was provided by Life's Little Mysteries, a sister site of LiveScience. Follow Natalie Wolchover on Twitter @nattyover.
A little nuclear war might not be so bad?American Thinker (blog)

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Nuclear Weapons and Conservation: Connecting the Dots – Miller-McCune.com

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Miller-McCune.com

Nuclear Weapons and Conservation: Connecting the Dots
Miller-McCune.com
Ecologist Nick Haddad discusses his massive experiment in creating habitat corridors on lands protected because they surround guarded nuclear sites. By Jai Ranganathan Hydrogen bombs and environmental conservation are two things that do not go together ...

Americans killed in UAE air crash

Monday, February 28th, 2011
Four Americans are killed when their small plane crashes shortly after take-off in the United Arab Emirates.

Oman protests despite reform vow

Monday, February 28th, 2011
Protesters take to the streets in Oman for a third day, despite ruler Sultan Qaboos' promise of reforms and more jobs.

Council on Hemispheric Affairs – The Cutting Edge

Monday, February 28th, 2011

The Cutting Edge

Council on Hemispheric Affairs
The Cutting Edge
To be fair, it is not only Russia that boasts such significant inventory of arms sales to the region. A number of European countries, as well as Israel, are showing their highly lauded military products to Latin states, and China's growing influence in ...

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Under the patronage and in the presence of HE Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al-Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Eco-friendly Corporations Sponsor 1st Green Building Solutions Conference & Exhibition

Monday, February 28th, 2011
Doha, Qatar : The region's leading environment friendly construction companies and corporations are showing their commitment to sustainable development by sponsoring and participating in the Green Building Solutions (GBS) Conference & Exhibition Doha 2011.During a press conference at the W Hotel & Residences, organizer the Barwa & Qatari Diar Research Institute (BQDRI)