Starving N. Korea begs for food, but U.S. has concerns about resuming aid (WaPo)
When are the ‘children of the revolution’ coming to North Korea?
Abbas: $460 million in US aid “does not mean they dictate to us whatever they want”
Mahmoud Abbas: “The US is assisting us in the amount of $460 million annually. This does not mean that they dictate to us whatever they want, because we do what we view as beneficial to our cause. I recall that they said, ‘Don’t go to the Arab Summit in Damascus,’ but we went. They demanded that we should not sign the Egyptian reconciliation document [between Fatah and Hamas], but we sent Azzam Al-Ahmed to sign it.”Â (Source)
Return our sphinx or else, Turkey tells Germany
BERLIN – Turkey’s culture minister on Thursday demanded Germany return an ancient sphinx uncovered from a German archeological dig nearly a century ago or it would revoke permits for other excavations. (source)
Cameron sells the weapons that kill our soldiers:
Cameron defends Gulf arms sales: British PM backs presence of arms companies accompanying him on tour of Middle East, during interview with Al Jazeera.
Cameron can’t answer why Turkey should be in the EU:
Why does David Cameron want Turkey into the EUSSR SO badly? Notice that Cameron cannot give a straight answer on this. (Vlad)
Tens Of Thousands March In Tunisia, Yemen, Bahrain, Jordan
In Yemen’s capital, Sana’a, and the main southern city of Aden, tens of thousands demonstrated to demand that veteran President Ali Abdullah Saleh step down. Daily clashes have killed 15 people and wounded scores in the country this month. (Radio Liberty)
Not Your American Dream:Â Poverty for All in the Name ofÂ “Social Justice”
The rally has actually been organized by the International Socialist Organization.
Trumpka calls for death by taxation: