Archive for December 5th, 2010

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court has ordered the arrest of two senior police officers on Sunday.

They are accused of negligence in the murder of former PM Benazir Bhutto (photo, from aljazeera.net), who died in a gun and suicide attack in the city of Rawalpindi in December 2007. (more…)

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Brazil recognised a Palestinian state on the 1967 borders.

Israel answered by expressing its disappointment, saying Brazil’s decision flew in the face of efforts to negotiate a peace deal. (more…)

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Last month poll in Burma brought strong UN criticism saying they were neither free nor fair, and clashes on the border between troops and ethnic Karen rebels. (more…)

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