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Sunday, October 24, 2010

Yemen Intensifies Battle with Terrorism Plus Other News

Yemen estimates 400 al-Qaida militants in country http://t.co/m1Gupel via @washingtonpost

Yemen in al Qaeda manhunt as U.S. preacher appears in tape http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE69N0K320101024

Yemen says foiled bomb plots ahead of football cup http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE69M1YP20101023

Did China Attack Lausanne Christian Congress? http://bit.ly/adftXL

BBC News - Afghanistan: Rebels die in attack on UN base in Herat http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-11612885

Gunmen attack U.N. building in western Afghanistan-local TV http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSSGE69M00820101023

 
Pakistani army airstrikes kill 12 suspected militants near Afghan border, official says http://bit.ly/brZf2O

Bahrain elections: Shiites make gains in Bahrain - latimes.com http://lat.ms/b5Wgg6

Iran parliament rejects talks on uranium enrichment suspension - Haaretz http://bit.ly/apLsqk

Iran says some academic courses too "Western" http://af.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idAFTRE69N14620101024

Bolivian President Due in Tehran Tonight http://english.farsnews.com/newstext.php?nn=8908021256

New South Korean, Dutch ambassadors meet Ahmadinejad http://www.tehrantimes.com/index_View.asp?code=229210
 

UK autopsy confirms suicide of Iraq weapon inspector http://bit.ly/aClXB3 - AFP
 
Drudge_Report German firms blocking FACEBOOK over security fears... http://drudge.tw/b2VIlx
  
Hamid Karzai's crackdown on private security puts $1bn Afghan aid at risk http://t.co/LqCFy7m via @guardian

NATO secretary general seeks 'strategic partnership' with Russia http://en.rian.ru/world/20101023/161061615.html

U.S. Seeks Wider CIA Role in Pakistan http://bit.ly/adC0tO

Tehran to Pare Subsidies, Seen as Risky Response to Sanctions - WSJ.com http://bit.ly/9QSdBt

U.S. man admits agreeing to spy for China - http://t.co/CJtgD7h http://t.co/LyT1iJj via @upi_top

THE JUAN WILLIAMS FIRING: NOW IS PRECISELY THE TIME FOR A NATIONAL CONVERSATION ABOUT THE THREAT OF RADICAL ISLAM http://bit.ly/cJbCES