Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Al-Qaeda, France, Somalia on the ropes and so much more

French minister says veil ban won't endanger troops

Gates, French minister agree on Afghan war surge strategy - #cnn

War on Al Qaeda Affiliates Succeeding but Long-term Persistence Critical, CIA Vets Say- Security Management

Somalia needs thousands more peacekeepers: UN

15 die in Somalia as parliament demands gov't vote

RT sonaliranade UK spy chief warns of changing threat from al-Qaida, new fear over dissident Irish Republicans:

RT srbijadanas China must confront risks of yuan rise -China economist | Reuters -

Does White House have the CIA's back? - #cnn

RT @washtimes U.S. commandos quietly train Yemeni military - Washington Times

Pakistani Printers Make Fake Afghan Voting Cards

Karzai castigates Pakistan for providing refuge to terrorists

Arab states attack UN atom agency report on Israel

Turkey's PM tells businessmen to boost Iran trade

Mitchell: Current talks will not derail Israel-Syria deal

Mitchell to hand Assad Netanyahu's proposed Golan withdrawal map

Saudi deal could be first of more Gulf U.S. arms pacts

WTO critical of NASA payments to Boeing: report - MarketWatch

Gaza attacks: Phosphorus bombs hit Israel

In case you missed some of my post yesterday you can catch them again on the blog.

Germani Jewish group ready to set sail for Gaza

North Korea Proposes Military Talks With South

Alleged Bronx Bomb Plotter’s Latest Defense Strategy? Pretend He’s in The Matrix

Dual Australian-US citizen faces new terrorism charges @abcnews

U.S. Diplomat Sees no Rapid Return to North Korea Nuke Talks

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