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Al-Jazeera boss steps down to be replaced by Qatari royal

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 21,2011

Wadah Khanfar, director general of Al-Jazeera Network. Photo: AFP   Read more…

Al-Jazeera top executive quits – VOR

Tuesday, September 20, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 20,2011

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Al Jazeera proves pro-American – VOR

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 14,2011
Frolova Inessa

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US ‘opposed Kenya on Somalia buffer zone’ – Nation

Thursday, September 8, 2011 Comments off
Map of Jubaland State of Somalia

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Laaska News  Sept. 8,2011
By KEVIN J. KELLY
The United States strongly opposes Kenya’s effort to establish a buffer zone in southern Somalia, a leaked diplomatic cable shows.

In the December 2009 message recently posted by WikiLeaks, a US State Department official is said to have “forcibly underscored” Washington’s concerns over reports that Kenya was “recruiting and training an ethnic Somali force as part of a ‘Jubaland’ initiative”.

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Australia, Japan in secret talks on whaling deal

Tuesday, January 4, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Jan.4,2011
By North Asia correspondent Mark Willacy(ABC)

 Leaked US government documents show Australian officials were willing to accept a compromise deal with Japan over whaling – despite then-environment minister Peter Garrett, publicly rejecting the idea.

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Eritrean leader fears US plans to kill him – cable

Saturday, December 18, 2010 Comments off

Laaska News December 18,2010.

By Aaron Maasho,Reuters December 18,2010.

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia- Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki fears the United States will try to kill him by firing a missile into his residence, according to a leaked cable from the U.S. embassy in Eritrea. Read more…