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Abe’s comments “wrong and dangerous”: article – Xinhua

XinhuaBEIJING, Feb. 28 (Xinhua) — The world should be cautious against Japan’s attempt to break its peaceful constitution and the potential threat to regional peace, Chinese experts warned on Friday. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s…

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Libya votes amid ‘dividing’ boycott – BBC News

BBC NewsLibyans took to the polls on Thursday to elect a 60 member assembly, which will draft Libya’s constitution. Overnight, five polling stations were bombed in the eastern city of Derna and the vote is…

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In pictures: Kiev clashes – BBC News

In pictures: Kiev clashesBBC NewsStones thrown towards police during a rally near Ukraine’s house of parliament in Kiev Stones were thrown at police in central Kiev as clashes broke out amid tensions over proposed changes…

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Ukrainian prime minister offers to resign – Reuters

ReutersKIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov offered his resignation on Tuesday, saying he was stepping down because of the threat to the economy caused by two months of unrest, his press service said….

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Polling on constitution underway in Egypt – Xinhua

XinhuaCAIRO, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) — Egyptians started casting their votes Tuesday on the country’s new draft constitution, which is widely seen as a milestone during Egypt’s political transition after Islamist president Mohamed Morsi was ousted…

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Egypt holding key vote on constitution – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCAIRO — Egyptian voters hit the polls Tuesday to have their say over a proposed new draft of the nation’s constitution that may usher in fresh elections by the summer. The referendum marks the…

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Iran Presidential Election 2013

  On June 14th Iran will be holding its 2013 presidential elections. Given the ever present tension between the United States and Iran, and the domestic conflict Iran experienced during it’s last presidential election (2009)…


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