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Reuters: World News

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 02:23:50 +0000
Reuters.com is your source for breaking news, business, financial and investing news, including personal finance and stocks. Reuters is the leading global provider of news, financial information and technology solutions to the world's media, financial institutions, businesses and individuals.
 Reuters: World News


Hurricane Willa strikes Mexico's Pacific coast

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 02:19:40 +0000
MAZATLAN, Mexico (Reuters) - Hurricane Willa slammed into Mexico's Pacific coastline on Tuesday evening packing winds of 120 mph (195 kph), buffeting buildings and dumping torrential rain on tourist resorts where thousands of people had moved to safety.
 Hurricane Willa strikes Mexico's Pacific coast


Japan PM Abe 'relieved' at hostage's release but wants to confirm identity

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 01:17:08 +0000
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that he was "relieved" that a Japanese hostage believed to have been captured in Syria three years ago had been released, but added that the government still needed to confirm the man's identity.
 Japan PM Abe 'relieved' at hostage's release but wants to confirm identity


El Salvador issues arrest order for Archbishop Romero's killer

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 01:02:04 +0000
SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - A Salvadoran judge on Tuesday ordered the arrest of a former military officer suspected of ordering the 1980 killing of Archbishop Oscar Romero, a Latin American human rights icon recently named a Roman Catholic saint.
 El Salvador issues arrest order for Archbishop Romero's killer


Japan says journalist captured in Syria three years ago has been freed

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 00:45:01 +0000
TOKYO (Reuters) - A man believed to be a Japanese freelance journalist who was captured three years ago in Syria has been freed, a Japanese government spokesman said on Tuesday.
 Japan says journalist captured in Syria three years ago has been freed


Trump says Saudis staged 'worst cover-up ever' on Khashoggi; U.S. revokes visas of some Saudis

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 00:26:22 +0000
WASHINGTON/ANKARA (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Tuesday Saudi authorities staged the "worst cover-up ever" in the killing of prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi this month, as the United States vowed to revoke the visas of some of those believed to be responsible.
 Trump says Saudis staged 'worst cover-up ever' on Khashoggi; U.S. revokes visas of some Saudis


Spain's parliament backs arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 00:22:23 +0000
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's parliament voted on Tuesday against blocking arms sales to Saudi Arabia, despite increasing international pressure to punish Riyadh for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.
 Spain's parliament backs arms sales to Saudi Arabia


Factbox - Who are the 15 Saudis who came to Turkey ahead of Khashoggi's killing?

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 00:22:23 +0000
DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has detained 18 people and dismissed five senior government officials as part of an investigation into the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
 Factbox - Who are the 15 Saudis who came to Turkey ahead of Khashoggi's killing?


Despite climate pledges, China struggles to break coal habit

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 00:17:06 +0000
XUZHOU, China (Reuters) - In a former mining district in eastern China, authorities have shut dozens of pits and invested billions of yuan to resculpt the broken landscape, creating gardens, forest walks and wetland parks, as well as a small museum dedicated to coal.
 Despite climate pledges, China struggles to break coal habit


U.S. revoking visas, exploring sanctions in Khashoggi death

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 23:59:35 +0000
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has identified some Saudi officials responsible for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and is taking action, including revoking visas and exploring sanctions, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday.
 U.S. revoking visas, exploring sanctions in Khashoggi death






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Democratic Underground, eller DU for kort, er nettets heftigste sted om du er interessert i amerikansk liberalistisk politikk. Med mer enn hundre tusen registrerte brukere og over 30 millioner postinger er det et av de mest populære forum på det amerikanske kontinent, og debatten holder høy kvalitet ettersom snittalderen på medlemmene er over 35 år. DU Wiki

Informed Comment - Juan Cole
Juan Cole er professor i historie og leder for Global Americana Institute.
Han kommenterer hendelsene i Midt-Østen i sin blogg, som har blitt et vanningshull for newsjunkies over hele verden.

Alternet - Larisa Alexandrovna
Hun driver nyhetsstedet Raw Story og blogger på huffingtonpost.com, og har et eget blogsted på www.atlargely.com. Hun deltar også i debatten på Democratic Underground som lala_rawraw.
NYTT: at-Largely er nominert til Best Political Coverage i Blog Awards.


Bradblog - Brad Friedman
Brad Firedman blogger om valgfusk og overgrep mot borgerrettighetene i USA. En skarp og gravende blogger det er verdt å få med seg.


Eschaton (Atrios) - Duncan Bowen Black
Atrios er en av de mest kjente bloggerne 'over there', og har mer enn 100.000 daglige treff. Han er tidligere kommentator på Air America radio, og er tilknyttet Media Matters Institute siden 2005.

H2O Man - Patrick O'Waterman
H2O Man poster også på Democratic Underground.

Rigorous Intuition - Jeff Wells
Jeff Wells er av få som kan skrive intelligent om temaer som UFOs, HAARP og andre 'konspirasjonsteorier' uten å ha det konspiratoriske verdensbilde som utgangspunkt. Han graver uansett tema, og kommer med mange kloke betraktninger.
Han poster på DU under nick Minstrel Boy.

Wake Up Call
Krigsveteraner fra østkysten i USA driver denne bloggen, som inneholder tanker om krig og USAs rolle i verdenspolitikken. Flere av disse er med i den ambulerende fredskampanjen Eyes Wide Open.

Lukery
Lukery blogger mest om Sibel Edmonds, og er en person i kretsen rundt henne. Bloggen er vel verdt å ta en kikk på.

Organized Rage
Organized Rage er en EU-relatert anglo-irsk blogg som skriver om livet fra arbeiderklassens perspektiv.


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