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Reuters: World News

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:47:55 +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


Iran displays domestically built mobile missile defence system

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:30:50 +0000
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran displayed what it described as a domestically built long-range, mobile surface-to-air missile system on Thursday, Iranian state media reported.
 Iran displays domestically built mobile missile defence system


Japan's Yokohama says to join race to host newly legalised casino

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:28:23 +0000
TOKYO (Reuters) - Yokohama, Japan's second-largest city, raised its hand on Thursday to host a casino resort, a newly legalised industry the government hopes will stimulate the economy and tourism.
 Japan's Yokohama says to join race to host newly legalised casino


South Korea says U.S., North Korea will restart dialogue 'soon'

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:21:54 +0000
SEOUL (Reuters) - The United States and North Korea are expected to reopen denuclearisation talks soon and they will go well, a senior South Korean official said on Thursday, boosting hopes for progress in negotiations after a prolonged stalemate.
 South Korea says U.S., North Korea will restart dialogue 'soon'


French yellow vests join global activists at G7 counter-summit

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:18:55 +0000
HENDAYE, France, IRUN, Spain (Reuters) - Anti-globalisation and climate activists have teamed up with yellow vest protesters and Basque nationalists ahead of a G7 meeting in France this weekend to confront a rich-poor divide they say is growing due to the "cynicism" of world leaders.
 French yellow vests join global activists at G7 counter-summit


Ocean Viking rescue ship awaits port access in latest migrant standoff

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:14:21 +0000
MILAN (Reuters) - Two charities running rescue missions in the Mediterranean Sea have said Italy has ignored requests to allow their ship to bring 356 migrants ashore, exposing Europe's latest failure to deal with African migration.
 Ocean Viking rescue ship awaits port access in latest migrant standoff


Indonesia blocks internet in Papua to help curb violent protests

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:11:13 +0000
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia has cut off internet access in eastern Papua to prevent provocative posts online from fuelling violence, after protesters torched buildings, a market and a prison over mistreatment of students and perceived ethnic discrimination.
 Indonesia blocks internet in Papua to help curb violent protests


Former Australian deputy prime minister Tim Fischer dies at 73

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:06:45 +0000
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Former Australian deputy prime minister Tim Fischer, whose rural voter base was critical for the introduction of tough gun control laws in the aftermath of the country's worst mass shooting in 1996, has died aged 73.
 Former Australian deputy prime minister Tim Fischer dies at 73


Banks in Hong Kong condemn violence, urge restoration of 'harmony'

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 03:53:13 +0000
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Some of Hong Kong's biggest banks published full-page newspaper advertisements on Thursday calling for the preservation of law and order in the Chinese territory and condemning violence, as weeks of pro-democracy protests show no sign of abating.
 Banks in Hong Kong condemn violence, urge restoration of 'harmony'


Frontline view: Making the case for violence in Hong Kong protests

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 03:52:56 +0000
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Pun sees himself as a peaceful, middle-class Hong Kong student. Yet since the beginning of June, he has been building barricades and throwing bricks at police, risking his own liberty to fight, as he sees it, for the city's freedoms.
 Frontline view: Making the case for violence in Hong Kong protests






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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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