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China not in favor of arbitrary interpretation of UN resolutions on Libya: envoy

Thursday, May 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News May 5,2011

UNITED NATIONS, May 4 (Xinhua) — China is not in favor of any arbitrary interpretation of the United Nations Security Council’s resolutions nor any actions that go beyond the Council’s mandate concerning Libya, Li Baodong, the Chinese permanent representative to UN said here Wednesday. Read more…

Somalia:Madaxweyne Shariif oo Maanta ka dhoofay Muqdisho ayaa ka dagay Adis ababa

Saturday, January 29, 2011 Comments off

Saturday, January 29,2011 Laaska News

Madaxweynaha Soomaaliya iyo wafdi uu hogaaminayo ayaa saaka ka dhoofay garoonka diyaaradaha ee magaalada Muqdisho
isagoo ku sii jeeda magaalada Adis ababa halkaas oo uu kaga qeybgelidoono Shirka Madaxda wadamada Midowga Afrika oo
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Israel silent over Egypt protests – AP

Saturday, January 29, 2011 Comments off

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s prime minister ordered government spokesmen to keep silent Saturday on anti-government protests in neighboring Egypt. Security officials nonetheless expressed concern the violence could threaten ties with its important ally and spread to the Palestinian Authority. Read more…

USA:Obama leads memorial for Arizona shooting

Thursday, January 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 13,2011.

US president Barack Obama led a national outpouring of grief while calling for unity at an emotional memorial after an Arizona shooting that unleashed fierce debate about inflammatory political rhetoric. Read more…

China hiding military build-up: WikiLeaks

Friday, January 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 07,2011.
Australia’s intelligence agencies believe China is hiding the extent of a massive military build-up that goes beyond national defence and threatens regional stability, the latest WikiLeaks cables show.

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Documents reveal Australia’s Cold War concerns

Saturday, January 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 1,2011.
By online political correspondent Emma Rodgers(ABC).
Secret cabinet documents from 1980 reveal how Malcolm Fraser’s cabinet grappled with the desire to back the US during escalating Cold War tensions while protecting Australia’s own military and trade interests.

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Australia feared nuclear attack over US ties: archives

Saturday, January 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Jan.1,2010.

By online political correspondent Emma Rodgers(ABC)

Malcolm Fraser’s cabinet was warned in 1980 that boosting its military ties with the US could put Australia at risk of a nuclear attack and expose it to involvement it in American operations contrary to its national interest, secret cabinet documents show. Read more…

Fraser’s cabinet reluctant to launch Agent Orange probe

Saturday, January 1, 2011 Comments off

By online political correspondent Emma Rodgers(ABC)

Malcolm Fraser’s cabinet resisted growing calls throughout 1980 for a judicial inquiry into the effects of Agent Orange on Vietnam veterans and their children because it would have put the government in an “impossible position”, secret Read more…