Bible Prophecy News 11-19-2012 In a telephone conversation with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi on Friday, Putin said Russia planned to support Cairo's efforts directed at normalizing the situation in the Palestinian territory, the Kremlin said in a statement. The remarks come after Egypt’s Prime Minister Hisham Qandil visited the Gaza Strip on Friday, where he urged the world leaders to stop Tel Aviv’s attacks.
Qandil promised to intensify Egypt’s efforts to “stop this aggression and achieve a lasting truce."
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Jerusalem Israel - Egypt - Hamas - Putin - Germany
Obama - Pakistan, Iran - EU - UN - November 2012
|Monday, November 19, 2012 5:15 AM PST|
|EU concerned about Gaza death toll|
The Hindu Mon, 19 Nov 2012 02:41 AM PST
Itâs foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton, however, said rocket attacks from Gaza into Israel must stop.
|EU, Merkel say Israel has right to "defend itself"|
B92 Fri, 16 Nov 2012 09:25 AM PST
BRUSSELS, BERLIN, JERUSALEM -- EU foreign policy chiefCatherine Ashton and German Chancellor
Angela Merkel issued statements on Friday saying that Israel has "a right to defend itself".
Europe's Depression, Japan's Disaster, And The World's Debt Prison
Zero Hedge Sun, 18 Nov 2012 10:55 AM PST
Originally posted at Der Spiegel , Prison of Debt Paralyzes West By Cordt Schnibben Be it the United States or the European Union,
most Western countries are so highly indebted today that the markets have a greater say in their policies than the people.
Why are democratic countries so pathetic when it comes to managing their money sustainably? In the midst of this confusing crisis,
|Majority of Britons would vote to leave EU|
Arab News Sun, 18 Nov 2012 11:58 AM PST
LONDON: A majority of Britons would vote to leave the EuropeanUnion if given the chance,
according to a survey published yesterday.
Saturday, November 17, 2012 5:09 PM PST
Putin on the defensive with Angela Merkel
|World powers to confer on Iran next week|
Space War Sat, 17 Nov 2012 16:04 PM PST
Brussels (AFP) Nov 15, 2012 Top negotiators from six world powers will meet in Brussels next week to discuss diplomatic efforts to defuse the Iran nuclear crisis, EU foreign policy chief CatherineAshton's office said Thursday. The meeting to be hosted by Ashtonon Wednesday will be the first on the sensitive issue since the US election that saw President Barack Obama returned to office
The Scotsman Fri, 16 Nov 2012 16:55 PM PST
Russian president Vladimir Putin hit out at visiting German chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday for
raising questions about the imprisonment of Pussy Riot, suggesting she was poorly informed about the group.
|Saturday, November 17, 2012 5:10 AM PST|
|EUâs Ashton Blames Hamas for Israeli Raids on Gaza|
Palestine News Agency Sat, 17 Nov 2012 03:51 AM PST
BRUSSELS, November 17, 2012 (WAFA) â European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton Friday held Hamas responsible for the Israeli air raids on the Gaza Strip that had so far left 40 Palestinians, including women and children, dead and more than 400 injured, most of them civilians.
Putin criticizes Angela Merkel
UPI Fri, 16 Nov 2012 13:06 PM PST
MOSCOW, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Germany is involved in a "cartel" with other members of the European Union, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday.
|Saturday, November 17, 2012 4:12 PM PST|
|Turkey should consider return of death penalty, says Erdogan|
Guardian Unlimited Sat, 17 Nov 2012 15:40 PM PST
Turkish prime minister accused of populism after suggestion that would move country further away from EU membership Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkey should consider bringing back the death penalty, a decade after Ankara abolished capital punishment as part of reforms aimed at European Union membership. Political commentators accused the Turkish prime minister of populism ahead of the 2014 ...
|Ed Miliband: reform EU to make it work for Britain|
Daily Telegraph Sat, 17 Nov 2012 13:34 PM PST
Ed Miliband has called for major reforms of the European Union to make it work properly for Britain - including its budget, its immigration policy and its rules banning national governments from helping business.
|The euro has become Germany's new Deutschemark|
Daily Telegraph Sat, 17 Nov 2012 13:26 PM PST
"You must tell your readers," says Prof Gunther Schmid, one of Germany's leading labour market experts, leaning forward over the Berlin brasserie dining table to emphasise his point. "It will be a disaster if Britain leaves the European Union."
|Sunday, November 18, 2012 6:01 PM PST|
|Iran holds rival Syria peace conference|
CBC.ca Sun, 18 Nov 2012 07:51 AM PST
Iran held a conference to reconcile Syria's government with opposition factions and end the country's civil war, the official IRNAnews agency reported.
|Iran holds Syria reconciliation conference|
The Hindu Sun, 18 Nov 2012 04:24 AM PST
Iran held on Sunday a conference to reconcile Syriaâs government with opposition factions and end the countryâs civil war, the officialIRNA news agency reported. The report said the one-da...
|Sunday, November 18, 2012 4:12 PM PST|
|Prelude to the European Council|
European Voice Sun, 18 Nov 2012 14:58 PM PST
There is a school of thought that whether or not the European Council meeting at the end of this week (22-23 November) comes up with a deal on the European Union's budget for 2014-20 depends on David Cameron, the British prime minister.
|Thursday, November 15, 2012 7:33 PM PST|
|Putin extends Russian defence ministry reshuffle|
The Star Thu, 15 Nov 2012 16:04 PM PST
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin fired two defence ministry deputies on Thursday, broadening a reshuffle after the sacking of the defence minister last week over a fraud investigation.
|Merkel Must Urge Putin To Respect Political Dissent: Human Rights Watch|
International Business Times Thu, 15 Nov 2012 12:36 PM PST
Human Rights Watch has called for German Chancellor Angela Merkel to pressure Russian President Vladimir Putin into easing the crackdown on political dissent. Merkel and Putin are scheduled to meet Friday in Moscow at the conclusion of two days of meetings between government ministers covering a broad range of economic and political issues.
|Where did 180 Russian websites go?|
Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! Canada News Thu, 15 Nov 2012 11:09 AM PST
More than 180 websites have been blacklisted and blocked under a restrictive new Internet law signed by President Vladimir Putin last July, which critics warn may be the start of a wider crackdown on free speech in Russian cyberspace.
|Putin Urges Peace in Gaza Conflict|
Russian Information Agency Novosti Thu, 15 Nov 2012 10:56 AM PST
Russian President Vladimir Putin urged on Thursday Israelis and Palestinians to prevent the escalation of violence in the Gaza Strip where the Israeli army is carrying out a large scale operation targeting Palestinian militants and their infrastructure.
|UPDATE 2-Putin extends Russian defence ministry reshuffle|
Reuters Middle East via Yahoo! Maktoob News Thu, 15 Nov 2012 10:25 AM PST
* Two new appointees are allies of new defence minister * Reshuffle on heels of probe into ministry corruption (Adds RussianTechnologies statement) MOSCOW, Nov 15 (Reuters) - RussianPresident Vladimir Putinfired two defence ministry deputies on Thursday, broadening areshuffle after the sacking of the defence minister last weekover a fraud investigation. Putin dismissed deputy minister Yelena ...
|Putin tells Netanyahu to avoid escalation of Mideast violence|
Business Recorder Thu, 15 Nov 2012 07:54 AM PST
MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday urged both Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the Palestinians to avoid escalating Gaza violence that has killed 15 Palestinians and three Israelis.
|Pakistan-Russia ties forging new alignments|
The Japan Times Thu, 15 Nov 2012 07:37 AM PST
Pakistan Army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited Russia in early October in a renewed attempt to improve relations with Moscow. His visit came after the cancellation of the visit of Russian PresidentVladimir Putin to Pakistan. This would have been the first-ever visit of a Russian President to Pakistan and, as such, was loaded with significance. Putin was also to participate
|Swiss experts to clear Philippine bombs|
Gulf Times Thu, 15 Nov 2012 13:40 PM PST
AFP/Manila Swiss experts will soon begin clearing unexploded bombs in the southern Philippines
, after Muslim rebels and the government signed a peace pact, the European Union said yesterday.
|EU to set up online market for surplus military equipment|
Reuters UK Thu, 15 Nov 2012 12:38 PM PST
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Cash-strapped European Union countries, trying to get the most value out
of shrinking defence budgets, will soon be able to sell or swap surplus tanks or fighter jets on a new
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|Russian treason laws expanded|
The Herald Wed, 14 Nov 2012 19:31 PM PST
MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin, above, has broadened the definition of treason, with opponents saying it could put almost anyone who has contact with foreigners at risk.