Olli Heinonen, deputy director of the U.N. International Atomic ...
Nov 20th, 2010
(Reuters) - Olli Heinonen, deputy director of the U.N. International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), speaks with Javad Vaeedi (L), Iran's deputy nuclear negotiator in Tehran October 29, 2007. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi -
JERUSALEM (AP) - Zeev Elkin has faced a wave of criticism since he was made the de facto chief of Israel's Foreign Ministry two months ago: He isn't prepared for compromise with the Palestinians. He doesn't speak English well enough. He is a West Bank settler. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
WASHINGTON (AP) - The director of the National Security Agency said Tuesday the government's sweeping surveillance programs have foiled some 50 terrorist plots worldwide, including one directed at the New York Stock Exchange, in a forceful defense of spy operations that was echoed by the leaders of the House Intelligence Committee. (Source: As... [Full Article]
By Mirwais Harooni KABUL (Reuters) - Seven Taliban insurgents including suicide bombers attacked the main airport in the Afghan capital, Kabul, early on Monday, with explosions and gunfire heard near an area that also houses major foreign military bases. The attackers took up positions inside a partially constructed building next to the internation... [Full Article]