Supporters wait for the speech of former Bavarian state premier ...
Feb 22nd, 2012
(Reuters) - Supporters wait for the speech of former Bavarian state premier Edmund Stoiber at the Christian Social Union (CSU) traditional Ash Wednesday meeting in Passau February 22, 2012. REUTERS/Michael Dalder(GERMANY - Tags: POLITICS) -
CAIRO (AP) - Police swiftly swung into action on Sunday to drive hundreds of supporters of Egypt's ousted Islamist president from Cairo's famed Tahrir Square, firing heavy tear gas to clear them from the central plaza barely minutes after they took it over. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian markets were mostly under water on Thursday as never-ending speculation about the fate of U.S. stimulus lifted bond yields globally, while Japanese shares struggled to find their footing after a spill. Moves were modest ahead of central bank meetings in the European Union and UK, and the latest read on U.S. ec... [Full Article]
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - As protests roiled the Ukrainian capital and other cities, three of the country's former presidents on Wednesday gave support to the demonstrators and warned the tensions could be spinning into an uncontainable crisis. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
Gulf Cooperation Council states must be part of the negotiations between major world powers and Iran, oil-rich Saudi Arabia's former intelligence chief said on Sunday. Iran and major powers broke through a decade of gridlock on November 24 to agree an interim deal that would freeze parts of Iran's controversial nuclear programme while eas... [Full Article]