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Office workers walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm during their disaster drill in Tokyo Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014
Nikkei 225   Photos   TOPIX index   Tokyo stocks   Wikipedia: TOPIX  
 The Japan News 
Nikkei ends above 15,500 for 1st time in 6 months
Mon 28 Jul 2014
Jiji Press The benchmark Nikkei Stock Average kept rising to end above 15,500 for the first time in about six months on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Monday, helped by purchases reflecting hopes for str... (photo: AP / Koji Sasahara)
Australia gives $4.7 million for Gaza relief
Australia Aid to Gaza   Gaza Ceasefire   Hamas Militants   Photos   Wikipedia: 2014 IsraelGaza conflict  
 The Hindu 
Australia gives $4.7 million for Gaza relief
Mon 28 Jul 2014
The Australian government is providing five million Australian dollars (4.7 million $) in urgent humanitarian assistance to Gaza, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced on Monday. | The Minister said... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
In this image made from video provided by the Libyan national army via AP Television, Tripoli joint security forces on vehicles with heavy artillery stand guard on the entrance road to the parliament area after troops of Gen. Khalifa Hifter targeted Islamist lawmakers and officials at the parliament in Tripoli, Libya, Sunday, May 18, 2014. Forces loyal to a rogue Libyan general attacked the country's parliament Sunday, expanding his eastern offensive against Islamists into the heart of the country's capital.  Sun Star  Mon 28 Jul 2014
38 killed as Libyan forces battle militias in east
CAIRO — Heavy clashes between Libyan soldiers loyal to a renegade general and Islamist-led militias killed 38 people, health officials said Sunday, as fighting between rival militias around the capi... (photo: AP / Libyan national army)
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A pro-Russian rebel touches the MH17 wreckage at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.  WorldNews.com  Mon 28 Jul 2014
Was Downed Malaysian Flight Over Ukraine a False Flag?
Article by WN.com Correspondent Dallas Darling | Was the downing of flight MH117 over Ukraine a false flag? Since there has been a history of wars initiated by false flags, caused by aggressive and di... (photo: AP / Vadim Ghirda)
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Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, left, and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseniy Yatsenyuk attend a signing ceremony of the agreement in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. Ukraines opposition leaders signed a deal Friday with the president and European mediators for early elections and a new government in hopes of ending a deadly political crisis. Russian officials immediately criticized the deal and protesters angry over police violence showed no sign of abandoning their camp in central Kiev. South China Morning Post Sun 27 Jul 2014
Ukraine's pro-West parties face bitter campaign after Yatsenyuk resignation
Ukraine's prime minister has launched what promises to be a bitter election campaign that could divide pro-Western parties and complicate their efforts to fight pro-Russi... (photo: AP / Andrei Mosienko)
Arseniy Yatsenyuk   Photos   Politics   Ukraine   Wikipedia: Arseniy Yatsenyuk  
U.S. faces intelligence hurdles in Malaysia airlines flight crash Longview News Journal Sat 26 Jul 2014
U.S. faces intelligence hurdles in Malaysia airlines flight crash
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — A series of unanswered questions about the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shows the limits of U.S. intelligence gathering even when it is in... (photo: UN / Devra Berkowitz)
Malaysian Airlines   Photos   Plane Crash   UN Security Council   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines  
South Koreans watch TV reporting North Korea's missile test at a Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Oct. 12, 2009. Boston Herald Sat 26 Jul 2014
North Korea fires short-range missile into sea
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Saturday, a South Korean defense official said, adding to its u... (photo: AP / Lee Jin-man)
2014 North Korea missile tests   Nuclear   Photos   Seoul   Wikipedia: List of North Korean missile tests  
European Council President Herman Van Rompuy, center, arrives for a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday March 26, 2010 The Irish Times Sat 26 Jul 2014
EU extends sanctions against senior Russian officials
The European Union has extended sanctions against senior Russian officials in the wake of the shooting down of the Air Malaysia flight last week. | Two hundred and ninety... (photo: AP / Virginia Mayo)
2014 Ukraine crisis   EU sanctions on Russia   MH17 shootdown   Photos   Wikipedia: List of individuals sanctioned during the 2014 pro-Russian unrest in Ukraine  
Mcdonald's in Xizhi. Xizhi (Chinese: ; pinyin: Xzh Q) is an inner city district in New Taipei City in northern Republic of China (Taiwan). Independent online Fri 25 Jul 2014
China takes no chances in meat safety scare
Reuters Shanghai | China’s food regulator has visited close to 600 restaurants, businesses and food distributors as it investigates a fast-spreading food safety sca... (photo: Creative Commons / Solomon203)
2014 China food scandal   Food safety in China   McDonald's - China   Photos   Wikipedia: Food safety incidents in China  
A currency trader works in front of a screen showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index at the Korea Exchange Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Sept. 9, 2011. Asian stocks swung between gains and losses Friday as traders weighed news China's inflation moderated slightly against disappointment that Fed chief Ben Bernanke offered no immediate support for the ailing U.S. economy. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index fell 1.83 percent, or 33.71, to close at 1,812.93.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon) Dayton Daily News Fri 25 Jul 2014
Asian stocks bolstered by US economic data
Most major Asian stock markets rose Friday after U.S. unemployment claims fell to an eight-year low and tensions over the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet eased. | Japa... (photo: AP / Ahn Young-joon)
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