Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Cyber War Takes Center Stage and Other Developments

Iran struggling to contain foreign-made computer worm - http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/09/27/AR2010092706606.html

RT @tweetmeme 'Computer virus in Iran actually targeted larger nuclear facility' - Haaretz Daily N.. http://bit.ly/aBhghw


Cyber takes centre stage in Israel's war strategy http://af.reuters.com/article/energyOilNews/idAFLDE68R0GB20100928

CIA allegedly bought flawed software for attacks | InSecurity Complex - CNET News http://t.co/clB9VyC via @cnet

DAWN.COM | World | CIA ups drone strikes over Europe attacks plot: report http://t.co/EMVFbms

BreakingNews Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales slams WikiLeaks over release of Afghan war documents, says it's 'not a Wiki' - AFP http://bit.ly/c9m6Rz

BBC News - Extremist websites skyrocketing, says Interpol http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-11382124

Dobroyeutro Robots are changing the face of war: analyst (via @abcnews) - http://cot.ag/bHRVd2 #drones


jayhussey Two trucks found in Baghdad – one full of explosives, the other full of dollars: ...via MEMRI: http://bit.ly/98T5DA

BBC News - Israeli FM Lieberman's UN speech 'not cleared with PM' http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-11429959

Webecz #world BBC News - Norway terror suspects 'plotted cartoon attacks' http://ow.ly/2LopS http://ff.im/-rgEfc

Brazil's finance minister warns of international 'currency war' - International Business Times http://bit.ly/8YaRE7

BBC News - US missile strike 'kills al-Qaeda chief' in Pakistan http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-11429016

Greece searches ship for North Korean arms - source http://af.reuters.com/article/cameroonNews/idAFLDE68R0LD20100928


We are closely monitoring what is happening on the other side of the border http://dover.idf.il/IDF/English/News/today/10/09/2705.htm

Terrorist Attacks ‘Surpassed the Number and Pace of Attacks During any Year Since 9/11′: http://t.co/VjShw4x

Hamid Karzai in tearful plea for peace with Taliban http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/sep/28/hamid-karzai-taliban-afghanistan

Moscow mayor quits ruling party after being sacked http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/world/2010/0929/1224279906865.html

Iran - to pay $92m for 1983 Beirut bombing

Iraqi President: U.S., Iran Both Prefer Al-Maliki – Without Coordinating http://www.thememriblog.org/blog_personal/en/30646.htm

Top US commander in Iraq holds security talks with Turkey http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3961367,00.html
 
Arabs from north accused of recruiting for Hamas http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3961581,00.html

2 Druse charged with contacting Syrian intelligence http://www.jpost.com/Israel/Article.aspx?id=189536

Syrian leader Assad to visit Iran next month 'to tighten ties' http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3961713,00.html

PM says will meet Abbas in Paris, but PA yet to agree http://www.jpost.com/MiddleEast/Article.aspx?id=189575


Arafat ordered Hamas attacks against Israel in 2000 http://www.jpost.com/MiddleEast/Article.aspx?id=189574

Israel Navy peacefully takes over Gaza-bound activist boat http://www.jpost.com/MiddleEast/Article.aspx?id=189502

RT @TelegraphNews Trained monkeys guard athletes at Commonwealth Games - Telegraph http://bit.ly/9ZDNwq

Symbolic Gesture: Ahmadinejad to throw stone towards Israel http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3961362,00.html



RT @USATODAY China's aggressive posture stuns Japan, experts http://usat.me/40333514

Shell increases oil trade with Iran – despite sanctions http://t.co/N181t9B via @guardian


Abbas: 'If building continues we will have to stop talks' http://www.jpost.com/MiddleEast/Article.aspx?id=189491

BBC News - Israel warship 'trails' Gaza blockade-busting aid boat http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-11425408

RT @tweetmeme Has Israel turned into a natural gas superpower? - Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel .. http://bit.ly/bpzSiQ

Eurocopter unveils new-look helicopter http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE68Q3V820100927

US warns Syria: Don't destabilize Iraq, Lebanon http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3961311,00.html


3-China tells Japan not to interfere in disputed isles http://af.reuters.com/article/energyOilNews/idAFTOE68R02M20100928

RT @tweetmeme Vice PM: Settlement freeze was a mistake - Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News http://bit.ly/dsUhCn

RT @tweetmeme Netanyahu seen unlikely to accept U.S. compromise in Mideast talks - Haaretz Daily N.. http://bit.ly/bwyZ35

Russian president fires Moscow's pro-Putin mayor http://bit.ly/a8mNef

Video Wires 4: President Shimon Peres Talks About Iran http://t.co/4GHRJ0d