Libya: Zuma says Gaddafi will not quit
...Zuma said Col Gaddafi would agree to a ceasefire but would not step down - as demanded by Nato....http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-13597702
South Korea digging for evidence in Agent Orange probe
Inquiries were prompted by allegations that American soldiers dumped large amounts of Agent Orange on Korean land.http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/asia-pacific-13598247
Islamists ambush army, gunfights resume in Yemen
Islamist militants who overran a southern town killed five soldiers in an ambush Tuesday while fresh clashes erupted between government forces and fighters loyal to the country's top tribal leader.http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/M/ ... 1-17-24-46
Cities that weathered housing bust now suffering
Severe price declines have spread to Dallas, Denver, Minneapolis and Cleveland, which had mostly withstood the bust in housing since 2006. The damage has now gone well beyond cities hit hardest by unemployment and foreclosures, such as Phoenix and Las Vegas.http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/ ... 1-17-40-34
Now renting: luxe condos built for the global rich
The hand-watered grass roofs and outdoor movie theaters. The heated, valet-attended porte-cocheres. The pet spas offering canine cardio and play dates for your puppy.http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/ ... 1-06-52-21
Violence escalates across Yemen amid civil war fears
During Tuesday's fighting, the tribesmen seized control of the upper house of parliament, the headquarters of Mr Saleh's ruling General People's Congress party, the interior ministry and a key road leading to the airporthttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-13611188
Libya says Nato air raids 'killed 700 civilians'
Spokesman Moussa Ibrahim said more than 4,000 people had been wounded....http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-13611132
Bombs thrown at police officers in Craigavon
A number of golf balls were also thrown.
DUP denies whistle-blower claims
The claims come in Tuesday's Belfast Telegraph which reports it has obtained leaked US cables from the whistle-blowing website, WikiLeaks.
CRIMINALS IMAINE THEY'RE INVISIBLEhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-13604759
Karzai warns NATO not to become "occupying force"
..they were at risk of being seen as an occupying force rather than an ally....
THE PREPOSTEROUS IN OVERDRIVEhttp://af.reuters.com/article/worldNews ... WH20110531
Graft scandal signals lame duck S.Korea presidency
The corruption scandal will likely be followed by a string of other similar cases....http://af.reuters.com/article/worldNews ... J220110530
U.S. House Defeats Debt Ceiling Measure
The vote on the debt-limit increase was 97 in favor, all Democrats, and 318 opposed -- 236 Republicans and 82 Democrats. Support for the increase not only failed to win a simple majority; it fell 180 votes short of the two-thirds vote needed for passage under the streamlined procedures Republicans used to bring the measure to the floor. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-05-3 ... rade-.html
Lebanon’s Palestinians to march to border
“Our people are ready. The road to Palestine is covered with thorns, [but] Palestinians did not hesitate to step on land mines on May 15 on their way toward Palestine,” Maqdah added. “We are fed up with 63 years of displacement.” http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Politi ... z1NyobFDT6
Herat martyr attack prolongs till one in the morning, 75 enemy personnel killed
..a bloody battle which lasted till 01:00 am local time (May. 31) when the last remaining Mujahid jumped off the building and blew up his explosives vest on the police standing underneath, killing and wounding several puppets.
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