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U.N. Security Council emergency meet on Korean war threat

U.N. Security Council emergency meet on Korean war threat

  • December 19 2010

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said Saturday that the UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday to discuss on the Korean Crisis. Earlier North Korea warned South of nu [...]

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WikiLeaks: US finds Indian police incapable and below par

WikiLeaks: US finds Indian police incapable and below par

  • December 19 2010

In a cable sent on Feb 2007, US embassy cable states India's police and security force are below standard "India's police and security forces are overworked and hampered by bad police practices, in [...]

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South Korea discards warning, to go ahead with artillery drills on Monday

South Korea discards warning, to go ahead with artillery drills on Monday

  • December 18 2010

South Korean troops disregarded North's warning and are getting ready for artillery drills on a border island shelled by North Korea last month. Russia and China have expressed concerns over tensions [...]

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North Korea warns South of nuclear war, if artillery drills happen as planned

North Korea warns South of nuclear war, if artillery drills happen as planned

  • December 18 2010

North Korea warned south of 'self-defensive blows', nuclear war, if south korea went ahead with planned artillery drills on disputed islands and said it would launch two retaliatory strikes if it fail [...]

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WikiLeaks Julian Assange thinks something is wrong in the United States

WikiLeaks Julian Assange thinks something is wrong in the United States

  • December 18 2010

Julian Assange talked to reporters in Friday from Bungay, England, where he is currently out on bail. Assange was arrested after WikiLeaks started publishing 250,000 secret U.S. diplomatic cables, [...]

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China reacts to Japan's new defense policy as

China reacts to Japan's new defense policy as "irresponsible"

  • December 17 2010

Japan on Friday announced the change in its defense policy. Japan asserted its need to change its defense policies because of China's rising military spending, North Korea's nuclear ambitions. " [...]

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2010 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Chinese human rights activist Liu Xiaobo

2010 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Chinese human rights activist Liu Xiaobo

  • December 16 2010

Chinese human rights activist Liu Xiaobo is awarded the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize in absentia. Liu Xiaobo was arrested and detained by Chinese authorities months ago on charges of "inciting subversion [...]

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North Korea prepares for third nuclear test

North Korea prepares for third nuclear test

  • December 15 2010

North Korea is on preparation of new nuclear test by digging tunnel at its nuclear test site.  Sources said it would be ready to conduct a third nuclear test by Marc. This is in return as their riv [...]

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Italian PM Berlusconi wins no-confidence vote

Italian PM Berlusconi wins no-confidence vote

  • December 15 2010

Rome was on Wednesday recovering from a night of violence that left 90 people injured and dozens arrested after Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi survived a crucial no-confidence vote.Berlus [...]

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South Korea govt accepts resignation of army chief: Official

South Korea govt accepts resignation of army chief: Official

  • December 14 2010

SEOUL: South Korea's presidency on Tuesday accepted the resignation of army chief General Hwang Eui-Don, the defence ministry said.A ministry spokesman confirmed to AFP that Hwang had offered his r [...]