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Thursday, October 28, 2010

Is France Succumbing to Bin Laden's Threat And China Shows its Iron Hand Again Plus More News

Bin Laden tape is real, French say - http://bit.ly/abYXTq #cnn

France to become first Nato nation to hand over control to Afghan forces - Telegraph http://bit.ly/dy4NKO

cnnbrk Minister: #French troops may withdraw from #Afghanistan in 2011. http://on.cnn.com/9wOF5k
Was China behind cyber attack on Nobel Peace Prize website? http://t.co/gpZmVfb via @AddThis

slkbrooke Daughter of missing China dissident seeks US help -Yahoo http://yhoo.it/dcYf6h #tcot

Clinton to Press China on Rare Earth - WSJ.com http://bit.ly/bw36d7

China slows Iran oil work as U.S. energy ties warm http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE69R1L120101028

RT @tweetmeme US agencies don’t track billions in Afghan spending | The Daily Caller - Breaking Ne.. http://bit.ly/bdn7BP
 
US: new Iran nuclear proposal would have tougher terms http://bit.ly/claPn5
 
RT @httweets Nigeria seized weapons shipment believed to be came from Iran was stopped in India - Hindustan Times http://bit.ly/8ZsGW8

Pak-American held for US metro bomb plot - The Times of India http://t.co/7AwGhiX via @timesofindia
 
EU leaders back treaty change to ward off crises http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSLDE69R1FF20101028

Assad: No indication Syria-Israel peace talks will resume soon http://bit.ly/bHZ12e

Russia confirms it won't supply Iran with prohibited arms http://news.xinhuanet.com/english2010/world/2010-10/28/c_13580402.htm

Bahrain tries 27 suspected Shiite militants http://bit.ly/ce7HWg
 
Ehud Netzer, archeologist who located Herod's tomb, dies at 76 - Haaretz http://bit.ly/aCviNd

Hamas: Israel will pay high price for entering Gaza http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3976538,00.html
 
VeraFortune RT @TzionE: Nigeria intercepts 13 Iran missile container destined for Gaza - http://bit.ly/adXlXF - Wow! Nice catch. #Israel #terror #tcot
 
India, Malaysia agree to enhance cooperation to counter terrorism http://bit.ly/9IlmBV
 
Jerusalem_Post Fayyad: PA will declare independent state in August 2011: Palestinian Authority PM tells Italian newspaper: Israel... http://bit.ly/b0T4ee

Hoping this is false - "Hotel Rwanda" hero implicated in terrorism case http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE69Q4NB20101027
   
The Geopolitical Importance of Tajikistan and Central Asia's Fergana Valley http://t.co/BZk82SK

BBC News - 'Eleven militants killed' in Pakistan drone attack http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-11641201

Russian military could be drawn back into Afghanistan http://t.co/z237cxj via @guardian
  
PA against persuading Hamas to join peace process http://www.jpost.com/MiddleEast/Article.aspx?id=192996

FoxNews.com - U.S. Airstrikes in Pakistan Kill 14 in 24 Hours http://fxn.ws/bxjCYg

declanm Israeli security expert on "useless" body scanners:I can smuggle through "enough explosives to bring down a Boeing 747" http://bit.ly/dm8T9i