Israel's President Shimon Peres (L) chats with his Vietnamese ...
Nov 23rd, 2011
(Reuters) - Israel's President Shimon Peres (L) chats with his Vietnamese counterpart Truong Tan Sang under a statue of late Vietnamese revolutionary leader Ho Chi Minh at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi November 23, 2011. Perez is in Hanoi for an official visit to Vietnam from November 22 to 26. REUTERS/Kham (VIETNAM - Tags: POLITICS) -
JERUSALEM (AP) - An official Israeli committee on Thursday handed the government its proposal for ending a contentious system that grants Jewish ultra-Orthodox seminary students automatic exemptions from military service, setting the stage for what could become the first major conflict in the new Israeli coalition government. (Source: Associated Pr... [Full Article]
BEIJING (AP) - A top North Korean envoy delivered a letter from leader Kim Jong Un to Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday and told him Pyongyang would take steps to rejoin stalled nuclear disarmament talks, in an apparent victory for Beijing's efforts to coax its unruly ally into lowering tensions. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) - Nearly 40 years after hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese fled the country's Communist regime by boat, a growing number are taking to the water again. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]