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File - President Barack Obama talks with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel as they walk from the Oval Office to the South Lawn Drive of the White House, following their meetings, May 20, 2011.
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Greater-Nuclear Israel and U.S.' GWOT Bombed Nuclear-Free ME Proposal
Article by WN.com Correspondent Dallas Darling | Not only are nuclear weapons the most terrifying weapon ever created by humankind, but they are the most indiscriminate and genocidal. As for Israel, i... (photo: White House / Pete Souza)
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II proceeds through the Royal Gallery before the State Opening of Parliament in the House of Lords, at the Palace of Westminster in London Wednesdsay May 27, 2015.
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Queen Elizabeth sets in train Britain's in-out EU referendum
Queen Elizabeth II speaks during the State Opening of Parliament in the House of Lords on Wednesday. Photo: Arthur Edwards | 'It will not be easy': David Cameron faces EU, immigration tussle British E... (photo: AP / Suzanne Plunkett)
British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks during a press conference at the end of the NATO summit at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, Wales on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014.  Deccan Chronicle 
UK government unveils European union referendum plan
London:  UK plans tougher immigartion polices under a referendum for the EU membership by the end of 2017 and more autonomy for Scotland. | In a speech to mark the official reopening of Parliamen... (photo: AP / Jon Super)
Brexit   European Union   Photos   Queen Elizabeth II   Wikipedia: Proposed referendum on United Kingdom membership of the European Union  
Visitors cool off in a pond at the Nishat Mughal Garden, which overlooks Dal Lake, in Srinagar on July 04, 2012. Holidaymakers continue to flock to the scenic Kashmir valley, a destination favoured by Indian tourists to escape the scorching heat of the Indian plains, as summer vacations in Delhi and other parts of India were extended between one to two weeks.  Deccan Chronicle 
Intense heatwave in many parts of India, toll 1242
New Delhi: The intense heatwave sweeping through many parts of the country has claimed 1242 lives over the last few days, with Andhra Pradesh and Telangana bearing the brunt as these two states accoun... (photo: WN / Imran Nissar)
2015 Indian heatwave   Global warming   Heat waves in India   Photos   Wikipedia: 2015 Indian heat wave  
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President George W. Bush attaches the Presidential Medal of Freedom on former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Voa News
Quartet Mideast Envoy Tony Blair Resigns
Associated Press | JERUSALEM — | Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Wednesday stepped down from his post as the international community's Mideast envoy, of... (photo: AP / Ron Edmonds)
Mideast Quartet   Mideast crisis   Photos   Tony Blair   Wikipedia: Tony Blair  
South Korea's presidential candidate Park Geun-hye of the ruling Saenuri Party waves to her supporters upon her arrival to cast her ballot for the presidential election at a polling station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. Stars and Stripes
Envoys from South Korea, US, Japan discuss North Korean nuke threat
SEOUL, South Korea -- The top nuclear envoys from South Korea, the United States and Japan agreed Wednesday on the need to increase pressure on North Korea and urged the ... (photo: AP / Lee Jin-man)
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British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks during a press conference at the end of the NATO summit at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, Wales on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. Deccan Chronicle
UK government unveils European union referendum plan
London:  UK plans tougher immigartion polices under a referendum for the EU membership by the end of 2017 and more autonomy for Scotland. | In a speech to mark the o... (photo: AP / Jon Super)
Brexit   European Union   Photos   Queen Elizabeth II   Wikipedia: Proposed referendum on United Kingdom membership of the European Union  
Migrants and asylum seekers gather amidst tents and shelters at a makeshift camp in Calais, northern France, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Philadelphia Daily News
UN chief cool on EU smuggler boat destruction plan
BRUSSELS (AP) - U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed doubts about European plans to destroy migrant smuggler boats and says the focus should be on saving live... (photo: AP / Michel Spingler)
EU Migrant Crisis   Humanitarian Disaster   Photos   Refugee Rights   Wikipedia: April 2015 Mediterranean Sea migrant shipwrecks  
Visitors cool off in a pond at the Nishat Mughal Garden, which overlooks Dal Lake, in Srinagar on July 04, 2012. Holidaymakers continue to flock to the scenic Kashmir valley, a destination favoured by Indian tourists to escape the scorching heat of the Indian plains, as summer vacations in Delhi and other parts of India were extended between one to two weeks. Deccan Chronicle
Intense heatwave in many parts of India, toll 1242
New Delhi: The intense heatwave sweeping through many parts of the country has claimed 1242 lives over the last few days, with Andhra Pradesh and Telangana bearing the br... (photo: WN / Imran Nissar)
2015 Indian heatwave   Global warming   Heat waves in India   Photos   Wikipedia: 2015 Indian heat wave  
Palestinians inspect the scene of an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern of Gaza Strip on March 14, 2014. A small armed faction in the Gaza Strip fired rockets at Israel on Thursday, drawing retaliatory air strikes and pushing cross-border violence into a third day despite a truce called by the more powerful Palestinian group the Islamic Jihad. Photo by Ahmed Deeb / WN The Siasat Daily
Israel, Hamas warn each other after fresh attacks
Tel Aviv/Gaza, May 27: | Israeli Defence Minister Moshe Yaalon on Wednesday warned the Islamic Hamas movement to refrain from any attempt to fire rockets at Israel, after... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
Gaza Strip   Operation Protective Edge   Photos   Rockets attacks on Israel   Wikipedia: 2014 IsraelGaza conflict  
Spectators watch FIFA President Sepp Blatter during a live viewing of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup hosts announcement, at the King Baudouin stadium in Brussels, Thursday Dec. 2, 2010. Sun Sentinel
U.S. indicts 14 in alleged FIFA corruption and bribery scheme
Top officials of world soccer's governing body were indicted in New York early Wednesday on charges they corrupted the sport by taking over $150 million in bribes in retu... (photo: AP / Yves Logghe)
2018 & 2022 World cup   Corruption in football   Loretta Lynch   Photos   Wikipedia: 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup bids  
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Electrical failure leaves Belgian airports at standstill
Belgian airports were at a standstill Wednesday after an electrical failure at air traffic control in Brussels caused Belgium-bound flights to be diverted, with departure... (photo: EC)
Airport glitch   Belgian airports   Brussels airport   Photos   Wikipedia: Brussels Airport  
Dansh Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt pays respects Sunday Feb. 15, 2015, at the Copenhagen Synagogue for the victims for the Saturday nights shootings in Copenhagen. Danish police shot and killed a man early Sunday suspected of carrying out shooting attacks at a free speech event and then at a Copenhagen synagogue, killing two men, including a member of Denmark's Jewish community. Five police officers were also wounded in the attacks. Tampa Bay Online
Danish prime minister calls June 18 parliamentary election
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) Danish Social Democratic Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt on Wednesday announced that parliamentary elections will be held on June 18. | S... (photo: AP / Thomas Borberg)
2015 Danish election   Denmark   Helle Thorning-Schmidt   Photos   Wikipedia: Danish general election, 2015  
A Palestinian member of Hamas's armed wing on patrol during an anti-Israel rally in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, on November 13, 2014. The Independent
Hamas accused of torturing and killing Palestinians in 'spine-chilling and brutal campaign', says Amnesty
Hamas has been accused of “spine-chilling actions” including abducting, killing and torturing its own people in Gaza by Amnesty International. | In a report entitled ... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
Gaza War   Israeli-Palestinian Conflict   Palestinian Human Rights   Photos   Wikipedia: Hamas  
An Afghan security officer takes a position at a house near an ongoing attack on a guesthouse in Kabul Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Dawn
Afghan Taliban gunmen killed after attack on Kabul guesthouse
KABUL: Four Taliban insurgents armed with assault rifles and a grenade launcher stormed a guesthouse in the diplomatic quarter of the Afghan capital overnight and held ou... (photo: AP / Allauddin Khan)
Attacks on Kabul   Photos   Taliban Insurgency - Afghan   Terrorism in Afghanistan   Wikipedia: Taliban  
 Taiwanese actress Shu Qi gestures during a photo call for "Three times" directed by Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-Hsien, shown in competition at the 58th international Cannes film festival, southern France, Friday, May 20, 2005. (AP Photo/Lionel Screen Daily
Columbia Pictures, China Film Co ready ‘My Best Friend’s Wedding’ remake
The partners are moving ahead on their local-language co-production and Chinese remake of the rom-com in a move that will resonate with the global vision of new Sony Pict... (photo: APphoto )
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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II proceeds through the Royal Gallery before the State Opening of Parliament in the House of Lords, at the Palace of Westminster in London Wednesdsay May 27, 2015.
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In this Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 photo, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe gives his policy speech during an opening session at the lower house of parliament in Tokyo. Japan's Cabinet endorsed Tuesday, Jan. 29, a record-high 92.6 trillion yen ($1.02 trillion) general budget for the coming fiscal year aimed at buoying growth through more public works spending while raising defense outlays to counter tensions with China.
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A Palestinian member of Hamas's armed wing on patrol during an anti-Israel rally in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, on November 13, 2014.
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Magnets for sale decorate a tourist shop, one showing an image of U.S. President Barack Obama smelling a cigar, at a market in Havana, Cuba, Monday, March 16, 2015. The magnet in the bottom row, second from left, reads in Spanish: "Here, nobody gives up," a popular quote attributed to Cuba's late revolutionary hero Camilo Cienfuegos. Magnets to the right show Cuba's revolutionary hero Ernesto "Che" Guevara.
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