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Monday, October 18, 2010

Political Economy Update: Chinese Firms Goes Around Iran Sanctions While Somalia Terror Group Hate Mobile Money Transfers

U.S. Envoy to Discuss Sanctions With Iran's Neighbors - WSJ.com http://bit.ly/dDjxd3

US says Chinese firms ignoring Iran sanctions: report http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_asiapacific/view/1087744/1/.html

raykwong China Escalates Fight With U.S. on Energy Aid. (NYT) http://twurl.nl/jmex48 NRDC to DC: "Bite me."

BBC News - Al-Shabab ban mobile phone money transfers in Somalia http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-11566247


France's gas stations running out of fuel - http://bit.ly/czzMgW #cnn

Gaza tunnellers turn former lifeline into export channel http://bit.ly/bC0R52

AP Report: Top 400 US charities see billions less in donations, marking worst decline in 20 years http://cot.ag/9qcgbl -CC