09 Aug

Events of Interest and Analyses, A Foreign Perspective






British PM recalls parliament over riots  

David Cameron recalls parliament after third day of unrest as first death reported since riots began in the UK capital.

Last Modified: 09 Aug 2011 16:20 GMT


 British Prime Minister David Cameron talks to Acting Borough Commander Police Superintendent Jo Oakley in Croydon, south of London, on 9 August

UK riots

16,000 police to take to streets new

The number of police officers on the streets of London is to be almost trebled tonight, as the riots claimed their first death.


Nancy Wake in front of the Australian war memorial in London in 2004

Resistance heroine who led 7,000 men against the Nazis

John Lichfield pays tribute to Nancy Wake, the Second World War’s most decorated woman, who has died at the age of 98


Juliano Mer-Khamis, the founding director of the theatre group, son of an Israeli and Palestinian, was shot dead outside the venue in April by a masked gunman

Israel arrests third actor in refugee theatre group

Organisers of a pioneering drama project in a Palestinian refugee camp have accused Israel of a campaign of intimidation after soldiers arrested a third member in the space of a few days.

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