Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Friday Iranian president-elect Hassan Rouhani had shown his true face after he was quoted as saying Israel was a “wound” that must be removed.
Netanyahu said Rouhani, due to take office on Sunday, was no less anti-Israel than his predecessor, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, and said the world must [...]
Kalatantari, who serves on president-elect Hassan Rouhani’s transition team and heads research on agricultural at the think tank Rouhani has headed since 1992, went on to say that if the water issue is not addressed, Iran could become “uninhabitable.”
“If this situation is not reformed, in 30 years Iran will be a ghost town. Even [...]
One year ago on May 7, President-elect Vladimir Putin‘s motorcade traversed the empty streets of Moscow, cleared of every living soul by the police, to his inauguration in the Kremlin. This anniversary passed mostly unnoticed by the public and mainstream media. The reason is not so much that it was overshadowed by Victory Day celebrations and protest demonstrations but because [...]
Protesters against Russian President-elect Vladimir Putin have clashed with police in the capital Moscow, ahead of Mr Putin’s inauguration on Monday for a third term.
The protest was peaceful until a small group of demonstrators tried to break through the lines of riot police.
Reports say opposition activists Alexei Navalny, Sergei Udaltsov and [...]
In addition to the outrageous and unacceptable attacks on the U.S. ambassador, other examples of anti-Americanism include Putin’s reaction to the popular protests that erupted in Moscow after the Russian parliamentary elections in December and also in March following the Russian presidential elections. President-elect Putin actually blamed the demonstrations on Hillary Clinton and the U.S. [...]
I would feel much better about the recession ending if we weren’t headed for a cliff.
“The great recession is over,” said NABE President-Elect Lynn Reaser.
“The vast majority of business economists believe that the recession has ended, but that the economic recovery is likely to be more moderate than those typically experienced following steep [...]
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President-elect Obama has pledged to lift the seven-year ban on federal funding for embryonic stem-cell research — a …
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If China doesn’t want to fund our debt, how are we going to fund our trillion-dollar yearly deficits? I have a bad feeling about this.
From the article:
At first glance, the declining Chinese appetite for U.S. debt – apparent in a series of hints from Chinese policy makers over the past two weeks, with [...]
Russia is reeling from the global financial crisis: its stock markets plunging , its currency on the brink. The drop in oil prices means the world’s second largest oil exporter – recently rich – is now in the red. How will America end up paying? Will financial crisis turn into political and military instability? Will [...]