International

Conservative sworn in as 4th Greek PM in 8 months

AP - World News - Wed, 2012-06-20 10:59
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greek conservative party head Antonis Samaras was sworn in as prime minister Wednesday at the helm of a three-party coalition that will uphold the country's international bailout commitments....

Turkey hits Kurdish rebels across Iraqi border

AP - World News - Wed, 2012-06-20 10:58
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkish warplanes and attack helicopters have struck Kurdish rebel targets inside Iraq after a rebel attack killed eight Turkish soldiers, Turkey's military said Wednesday - the latest attempt by Turkey to fight off a persistent threat from Kurdish insurgents seeking regional autonomy....

Aung San Suu Kyi finally gets honorary doctorate

AP - World News - Wed, 2012-06-20 10:31
OXFORD, England (AP) -- It was a long wait, but Aung San Suu Kyi has finally received her honorary degree from Oxford University....

Toulouse gunman captured, hostages released

AP - World News - Wed, 2012-06-20 10:10
TOULOUSE, France (AP) -- A French police official says that a gunman who had taken four people hostage in a bank in Toulouse has been captured, and the hostages released....

Prominent cases of asylum-seeking at embassies

AP - World News - Wed, 2012-06-20 10:05
LONDON (AP) -- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has entered the Ecuador Embassy in London seeking asylum. Some prominent cases of other asylum seekers taking shelter in embassies over the years:...

Israeli strike kills suspect in ambush from Egypt

AP - World News - Wed, 2012-06-20 09:19
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli aircraft fired missiles Wednesday at Gaza militants involved in a deadly infiltration from Egypt earlier in the week, killing one and severely wounding the other, the military claimed. It was Israel's first official linking of the ambush to Gaza militants....

Developing countries to the rescue at G-20

AP - World News - Wed, 2012-06-20 06:34
LOS CABOS, Mexico (AP) -- The scene at the just-concluded Group of 20 summit held in this seaside resort would have been unthinkable a decade ago: Hundreds of dignitaries gathered in opulent Mexican hotels and convention halls to hammer out an economic bailout for Europe. Meanwhile, the leaders of Brazil and China kicked in tens of billions of dollars to the International Monetary Fund to rescue downtrodden Spain and Greece....

Bilderberg: The Great Game with Author Daniel Estulin

TruthNews.US - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 05:33
Infowars.com | Alex talks with Russian ex-patriot and Bilderberg researcher and author Daniel Estulin about the last Bilderberg confab in Virginia and the agenda devised in secrecy for humanity by the global elite.
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