Archive for May, 2013

Benghazi security forces’ impossible task

Friday, May 31st, 2013
Benghazi police battle against seemingly insurmountable odds

US and Germany assail Russia amid mixed messages on Syria arms sales – Irish Times

Friday, May 31st, 2013

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US and Germany assail Russia amid mixed messages on Syria arms sales
Irish Times
US secretary of state John Kerry during a press conference with German foreign minister Guido Westerwelle yesterday. Mrs Kerry said the S-300s would have “a profoundly negative impact on the balance of interests and the stability of the region and it ...
British voters not in the 'mood' for arms sales to Syria, MPs warnTelegraph.co.uk
UK scraps its arms ban on Syria rebels and 'sends a clear message to the thugs ...Daily Mail
Fears of arms race in SyriaSky News Australia
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ICC rejects Libya Gaddafi trial bid

Friday, May 31st, 2013
The International Criminal Court's pre-trial chamber rejects Libya's request to try the son of late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, Saif al-Islam.

Iran may be on invite list for Syria conference – Washington Times

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Iran may be on invite list for Syria conference
Washington Times
Military officials in Israel this week suggested they intend to bomb the system once it is confirmed to have arrived in Syria. And Germany's foreign minister has suggested Russia's actions are threatening to derail the upcoming conference. “We are ...

Analysis: A Nuclear Pakistan in the Neighbourhood – PKKH

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Analysis: A Nuclear Pakistan in the Neighbourhood
PKKH
Nuclear Weapons have many disadvantages as well. These weapons are considered to be immoral and highly dangerous. A single weapon is capable of destroying a whole city. The use of these weapons can lead to a world crisis, as when a bomb will ...

Possible Bomb Threat Near Boonville and Copperfield – WTAW

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Possible Bomb Threat Near Boonville and Copperfield
WTAW
The College Station Bomb Squad has responded to assist. Please avoid this area. Camelot Daycare parents need to pick ... Filed under Featured Stories, News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or ...

Russia urged not to arm Syria troops

Friday, May 31st, 2013
The US and Germany call on Russia not to supply Syria's military with an advanced missile system, as fighting rages in the key town of Qusair.

Asteroid 1998 qe2 flyby earth : Watch live on slooh – Northern Voices Online

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Asteroid 1998 qe2 flyby earth : Watch live on slooh
Northern Voices Online
Even if an asteroid the size of a house crashed on Earth at 30,000 mph, it would have an amount of energy roughly equal to the bomb that fell on Hiroshima — perhaps 20 kilotons. An asteroid ... You can follow any responses to this entry through the ...

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VIDEO: Fighting Afghan electoral fraud

Friday, May 31st, 2013
In an effort to see off electoral fraud in next year's Afghan presidential elections, officials are opening a number of voting registration centres across the country which will mean Afghans will only be allowed to cast their votes at the same centre which issued them the cards in the first place.

Syria shifts could change Obama’s calculus

Friday, May 31st, 2013
Shifts in Syria pressure reluctant Washington, says Kim Ghattas