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May 08, 2021

Asian people under attack in US

A reporting centre for anti-Asian hate crimes, released statistics showing that from March 2020 to March 2021, there were 6,603 reported incidents of anti-Asian hate in the US. That’s almost...

Obama wows Berliners but McCain closes poll gap

Marc Wadsworth White House hopeful Barack Obama spoke to an adoring crowd of more than 100,000 Germans in Berlin. He told them that the US and Europe have drifted apart and it is time for the two great nations to come together again.But the American news m ...

Top lawyer plans to sue Bush over Iran threats

Chris Gelken - Tehran, IranAn American lawyer has sensationally offered to represent Iran in an international lawsuit against Israel and his own government in an effort to stop Washington and Tel Aviv from waging war against Tehran.Francis A. Boyle says fo ...

Obama Europe trip latest: Berlin, yes. Paris and London?

Marc Wadsworth Media chiefs for the Barack Obama campaign have confirmed to The-Latest that the American presidential hopeful WILL visit Germany to give a keynote speech on Thursday. But top sources at Obama's Chicago headquarters say that even they do ...

Obama security fears: will he won't he visit UK?

Barack Obama's planned trip to Britain is shrouded in mystery amid very serious concerns about his safety being voiced by security experts. One high level American diplomatic source did not list London at all among the Democratic Party candidate's ...

Fat cats profit from global 'oil shortage' lie

Ismael Hossein-Zadeh - US-based economistPopular perceptions of the recently sky-rocketing oil price is that there is an oil shortage in global energy markets. The perceived shortage is generally blamed on the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting countries ...

EU demands that Tsvangirai should rule Zimbabwe

"The European Union will accept no Zimbabwean government other than a government led by Morgan Tsvangirai," (pictured, left) a top French politician has boldly stated.Foreign minister Bernard Kouchner, whose country officially took over the EU ro ...

Gaza truce is a sham, say analysts

Chris GelkenIt has been a long time coming, especially for the one and a half million Palestinians of the Gaza Strip. It is also providing a welcome period of calm for the residents of the small southern Israeli towns of Siderot and Ashkelon. But after ...

Russia hits back at 'human rights abuse' claims

Human rights campaigners Amnesty International have condemned abuses in Russia including 'extra-judicial killings and kidnappings'. But a legal expert in the former Soviet Union hit back by saying his country did not need what he called unfounded a ...

Why Barack Obama won and Hillary Clinton lost

       Barack Obama seized the Democratic presidential nomination last night in a historic leap toward his once near- impossible aim of becoming the America's first Black president. A defeated Hillary Clinton manoeuv ...

'Obama Clinches Democratic Nomination'

America's ABC News has predicted that Barack Obama will have enough delegates to secure the Democratic nomination after the votes from the final primary contests are counted tonight, based on the preliminary exit polls. Obama, the first term Illinois S ...

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