Archive for October, 2010

“US has unprecedented imperial military presence in the world”


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Taliban hold secret talks with Afghan president

“This undated photo originally received by the Associated Press Monday, July 21, 2003 shows former Taliban governor of eastern Nangarhar province and No. 3 in the Taliban hierarchy Maulvi Abdul Kabir, at right with black turban and glasses, addressing the faithful in the tribal border regions of Pakistan, not far from the border with Afghanistan. [...]

China: Blood shortage causes delay in surgeries

China’s Red Cross asked citizens around the country Friday to urgently donate blood because of an acute shortage that has prompted delays in some surgeries. An emergency notice on the agency’s website said blood was in especially short supply this year and called for emergency measures, such as blood drives, in Beijing and the provinces [...]

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America risking “another Vietnam” in Afghanistan – Gorbachev

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has said in an interview that it is “impossible” for US-led coalition forces to secure victory in Afghanistan. He said he supported US President Barack Obama’s decision to start bringing home troops in July 2011 since the alternative was nothing less than “another Vietnam.” In an interview with the BBC [...]

Iran ready for nuclear talks after November 10

Iran is ready to hold its first talks with world powers in more than a year about its disputed nuclear program any time after November 10, EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said on Friday. The meeting with a group of six world powers would be the first in the long-running dispute since October 2009 [...]

North Korea, South Korea exchange gunfire

North Korean and South Korean military units exchanged gunfire near their border Friday, South Korean authorities said. No casualties were reported. The exchange happened after North Korean forces fired two rounds from a 14.5 millimeter machine gun at a South Korean military guard post near the border town of Chorwon, South Korea, about 73 miles [...]

German anatomist now selling bodies online

Still wondering what to get that special someone for the holidays? Why not “earrings with giraffe tail slices” from German anatomist Guenter von Hagens’ new online shop for euro41.53 ($57.55)? Von Hagens, famous for his “Body Worlds” traveling exhibition of preserved human bodies and body parts, said Friday his new Internet shop is going online [...]

Sailing On- Self Titled EP