30 Dec

Events of Interest and Analyses, A Foreign Perspective



Clashes erupt as protests spread across Syria

At least 32 reported killed in fighting between security forces and demonstrators as thousands rally against Assad.
Last Modified: 30 Dec 2011 15:46 GMT

Middle East

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Pakistan supreme court to probe memo scandal

Setback for government as investigation is ordered into alleged bid to seek US help to rein in the powerful military.
Last Modified: 30 Dec 2011 14:47 GMT

Central & South Asia

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Angry Kurds bury victims of Turkish attack

 Erdogan voices regret and army offers condolence but PKK calls for “uprisings” over air raid that killed 35 civilians.
Last Modified: 30 Dec 2011 14:36 GMT

Israeli air strike kills Palestinian in Gaza

 Reported member of Army of Islam killed and five others injured by Israeli air raid east of main city in besieged strip.

Last Modified: 30 Dec 2011 10:24 GMT

Egyptian women in Cairo protest against the army's use of violence against female protesters

Rise up and be heard, Arab sisters          

Raghida Dergham: Women have sometimes been left on the sidelines of the Arab Spring. But there is now a rare opportunity to seize the moment and change the region for good.

Portfolio 2011: The year in pictures          

The year’s most unforgettable photographs.

Arab League monitors

Syrians plan protests to draw monitors’ attention

Pro-democracy protesters say they do not expect Arab League monitors to protect them but hope they will notice their plight


World review

Members of Japanese government panel to investigate accident at Fukushima nuclear power plant

The ecologically tumultuous year ‘rewrote the record books’


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