US embassy cables leak sparks global diplomatic crisis 0

Post Views: 4 More than 250,000 dispatches reveal US foreign strategies Diplomats ordered to spy on allies as well as enemiesSaudi king urged Washington to bomb IranDavid Leigh The release of more than 250,000 US embassy cables reveals previously secret

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Wikileaks: Secret US Embassy Cables 0

Post Views: 0 Wikileaks began on Sunday November 28th publishing 251,287 leaked United States embassy cables, the largest set of confidential documents ever to be released into the public domain. The documents will give people around the world an unprecedented

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A Superpower’s View of the World 0

Post Views: 3   The US Diplomatic Leaks US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and US President Barack Obama: Never before in history has a superpower lost control of such vast amounts of such sensitive information. 251,000 State Department documents,

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Russia and NATO 0

Post Views: 1 “Not a Piece of Furniture”  The results of the NATO summit were as predictable as a Soviet Communist Party congress, with the word “peace” replaced by “war”. NATO’s embrace of the US agenda of missile defence, nuclear

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Ireland and the House of Cards 0

Post Views: 3 The Chains of Capital are Only as Strong as the Weakest Link Around here lately there’s been much talk about the Easter Rising. It’s nothing particularly interesting: just the “Men of 1916” turning up as the stars

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Estados Unidos, declive económico-social 0

Post Views: 1 Aunque la mayor culpa de la grave crisis económica que padece Estados Unidos fue motivada por los ocho años de la mala administración del ex presidente George W. Bush, hoy las culpas las esta pagando el actual

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Ireland bailout protest draws 100,000 to Dublin streets 0

Post Views: 3 Demonstrators protesting austerity measures throw fireworks at gardaí protecting the Dáil from anarchist groups Henry McDonald in Dublin and Andrew Clark Sionnach Langan, aged three, was taken on the march. Photograph by Niall Carson/PA One of the

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Elecciones fraudulentas: Haiti: la historia interminable 0

Post Views: 2 En estos momentos, se está viviendo lo que podría ser un inicio de golpe de Estado en Haití. Hoy mismo, horas antes del momento previsto para el cierre de los colegios electorales –las 4:00 de la tarde

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Both Koreas issue threats on eve of US-Seoul war games 0

Post Views: 4   The mother of a South Korean marine killed by the North Korean shelling of Yeonpyeong island cries at his funeral yesterday. Photograph: Pool/REUTERS North Korea says if US deploys nuclear carrier in Yellow Sea ‘no one can

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Israel: Soldiers’ Punishment for Using Boy as ‘Human Shield’ Inadequate 0

Post Views: 2 Two Sergeants Demoted and Given Suspended Sentences (Jerusalem) – An Israeli military court’s sentence on November 21, 2010, for two soldiers found guilty of using a Palestinian boy as a “human shield” during the 2008-09 offensive in

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