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Archive for May 16th, 2009

IAEA Chief: ‘Israel Would Be Insane to Attack Iran’

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16 May 09 | JPo

Israel would be “utterly insane” to attack Iran, outgoing International Atomic Energy Agency chief Mohamed ElBaradei said in an interview with German daily Der Spiegel Saturday.

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16 May 2009 at 7:31 pm

U.N. Signals ‘No’ to A.U. Request for Somalia Peacekeepers

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16 May 09 | VOA News and BBC

The United Nations Security Council has told the African Union it will not take over the A.U. peacekeeping mission in Somalia under current conditions. But African officials remain hopeful the world body will change its mind.


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16 May 2009 at 7:21 pm

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U.S. Drone Strike in North Waziristan Kills 40

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16 May 09 | AWC News

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16 May 2009 at 7:13 pm

Greek Nationalists Protest Bilderberg Club Meeting

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16 May 09 | AP

Police heavily guarded a luxury resort in Greece on Saturday where a secretive annual rendezvous of top politicians and business leaders reportedly took place.Several dozen Greek demonstrators gathered outside the Astir Palace hotel in the coastal town of Vouliagmeni to criticize the Bilderberg Group, an international group that was founded half a century ago in the Netherlands.

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The Impotent President

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by Paul Craig Roberts

15 May 09 | Counterpunch

Who runs America?

What do you suppose it is like to be elected president of the United States only to find that your power is restricted to the service of powerful interest groups? Read the rest of this entry »

Barak: Netanyahu to Back Palestinian State, Israel MP Says Otherwise

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16 May 09 | Ha’aretz, Raw Story and PTV

Defense Minister Ehud Barak on Saturday said Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was ready to declare his support for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.


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Israel Would Use U.S. Bombs to Attack Iran

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16 May 09 | Ha’aretz and PTV

Israeli government ministers and Knesset members who will help make the decision about whether to attack Iran’s nuclear facilities do not have to wait any longer for a preparatory briefing by the Israel Air Force.


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16 May 2009 at 2:04 pm

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