02 Dec 2011

12 citizens, 4 soldiers killed in violence in southwestern Yemeni province

“Shelling in the southern Yemeni province of Taiz killed 12 citizens and wounded 45 Thursday, medics said. The Yemeni defense ministry added that four soldiers also had been killed in clashes Thursday afternoon in the southwestern Yemeni province.” Source: 12 citizens, 4 soldiers killed in violence in southwestern Yemeni province

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02 Dec 2011

Syria rebels ‘attack intelligence base, kill 8’

“Mutinous soldiers have attacked a Syrian air force intelligence base in the northwestern province of Idlib, killing eight people, a rights group said on Friday. “A group of deserters attacked an air force intelligence centre… killing eight people from the base,” the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said in a

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29 Nov 2011

Germany told to act to save Europe

“Germany is the only country in Europe that can act to save the eurozone and the wider European Union from “a crisis of apocalyptic proportions”, the Polish foreign minister warned on Monday in a passionate call for more drastic action to prevent the collapse of the European monetary union.” Source:

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29 Nov 2011

Prepare for riots if euro fails, Britain warns

“British embassies in the eurozone have been told to draw up plans to help British expatriates through the collapse of the single currency, amid renewed fears for Italy and Spain.” Source: Prepare for riots if euro fails, Britain warns

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29 Nov 2011

Iran students storm British Embassy in Tehran

“Iranian students stormed the UK Embassy in Tehran Tuesday, breaking down the door, throwing papers and replacing the British flag with an Iranian one, a CNN crew witnessed.” Source: Iran students storm British Embassy in Tehran – This Just In – CNN.com Blogs

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28 Nov 2011

Enraged Pakistanis burn Obama effigy, slam US

“Hundreds of enraged Pakistanis took to the streets across the country Sunday, burning an effigy of President Barack Obama and setting fire to US flags after 24 soldiers died in NATO air strikes.” (Enraged Pakistanis burn Obama effigy, slam US – Yahoo! News)

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28 Nov 2011

Gunmen attack Egypt’s gas pipeline

“Attackers set off explosives early Monday along a gas pipeline in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula that transports fuel to neighboring Israel and Jordan, forcing a shutdown and halting exports, the state news agency MENA reported.” (The Associated Press: Gunmen attack Egypt’s gas pipeline)

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26 Nov 2011

Pakistan to review relations with U.S., NATO, ISAF in wake of attack

“Pakistan will reassess its relationship with the United States, NATO and the International Security Assistance Force in the wake of Saturday morning’s attack by NATO forces on two military checkpoints inside Pakistani territory along its border with Afghanistan, the prime minister’s office said.” (Pakistan to review relations with U.S., NATO,

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26 Nov 2011

Colombian rebels kill 4 hostages, president says

“Colombia’s main leftist rebel group shot and killed four hostages held for more than a decade, President Juan Manuel Santos said Saturday, vowing to fight the rebels with everything in reach.” (Colombian rebels kill 4 hostages, president says – CNN.com)

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24 Nov 2011

24 Killed In Drug Cartel-Plagued Mexican State

“Attacks in the home state of Mexico’s most powerful drug cartel left 24 people dead and 17 of the victims’ bodies were found burned in two pickup trucks, officials said Wednesday.” (24 Killed In Drug Cartel-Plagued Mexican State | Fox News)

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