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A TAPE RELEASED TODAY BY THE PENTAGON SHOWS OSAMA BIN LADEN DISCUSSING...

A tape released today by the Pentagon shows Osama bin Laden discussing the September 11 attacks, saying: "All that we had hoped for" was collapse of floors above where planes hit,” "We calculated in advance the number of casualties" based on "position of

World | December 13, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 639

THE EUROPEAN COURT OF JUSTICE WILL DELIVER ITS FINAL VERDICT ON DECEMB...

The European Court of Justice will deliver its final verdict on December 14 over whether the French are breaching European law by refusing to accept beef from Britain.

World | December 13, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 598

A GUNBATTLE HAS BROKEN OUT AT INDIA'S PARLIAMENT IN NEW DELHI AFTER FI...

A gunbattle has broken out at India's parliament in New Delhi after five unidentified armed intruders stormed the building at around midday on Thursday. Two gunmen have been killed, the Indian prime minister's office told CNN, while two others are believe

World | December 13, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 745

THE ISRAELI CABINET CUT OFF CONTACT WITH PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY PRESIDE...

The Israeli Cabinet cut off contact with Palestinian Authority President Yasser Arafat Thursday, saying it holds him directly responsible for an ambush of a bus in the West Bank Wednesday that killed 10 and injured 30 others.

World | December 13, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 680

GDP IN THE GROUP OF SEVEN LEADING INDUSTRIAL NATIONS SHRANK BY 0.2 PER...

GDP in the Group of Seven leading industrial nations shrank by 0.2 per cent in Q3, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development said on December 12.

World | December 12, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 860

U.S. B-52 BOMBERS RESUME HEAVY ATTACKS ON AL QAEDA FIGHTERS HOLDING OU...

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World | December 12, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 686

“YASSER ARAFAT PLEDGED TO FIGHT TERRORISM AND CRACK DOWN ON ORGANIZATI...

“Yasser Arafat pledged to fight terrorism and crack down on organizations that support it,” European Union foreign policy chief Javier Solana said after meeting with the Palestinian Authority president on December 11. Solana also met with leaders of Pales

World | December 12, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 738

ZACARIAS MOUSSAOUI, A FRENCH CITIZEN OF MOROCCAN DESCENT, IS THE FIRST...

Zacarias Moussaoui, a French citizen of Moroccan descent, is the first indicted for the September 11 terror attacks. He has been charged with conspiring with Osama bin Laden and al Qaeda to "murder thousands of people" in New York, Pennsylvania and at the

World | December 12, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 901

A PAIR OF ASTRONAUTS VENTURED OUTSIDE THE SPACE SHUTTLE ENDEAVOUR ON M...

A pair of astronauts ventured outside the space shuttle Endeavour on Monday, the second spacewalk in as many weeks to make repairs to the International Space Station. Linda Godwin and Daniel Tani wrapped some thermal blankets around the base of the statio

World | December 11, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 758

PRESIDENT BUSH SAID A VIDEOTAPE OF OSAMA BIN LADEN PURPORTEDLY BRAGGIN...

President Bush said a videotape of Osama bin Laden purportedly bragging about the September 11 terrorist attacks will show viewers that he is guilty of "incredible murder." The tape will be shown today.

World | December 11, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 783

FORMER YUGOSLAV PRESIDENT SLOBODAN MILOSEVIC HAS REFUSED TO ENTER A PL...

Former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic has refused to enter a plea on genocide charges at the U.N.

World | December 11, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 772

SOUTH KOREA HAS UNVEILED ITS NEWEST AND ARGUABLY MOST SPECTACULAR FOOT...

South Korea has unveiled its newest and arguably most spectacular football stadium, the last of 20 venues to be built or redeveloped for next year's World Cup. Seogwipo Stadium on the resort island of Jeju is the last of South Korea's World Cup facilities

World | December 11, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 791

U.S. FIGHTER JETS ON DECEMBER 11 BOMBARDED POSITIONS IN THE EASTERN AF...

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World | December 11, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 890

ISRAELI ATTACK HELICOPTERS STRUCK TARGETS IN BEIT HANUN IN NORTHERN GA...

Israeli attack helicopters struck targets in Beit Hanun in northern Gaza early in the morning on December 11, CNN reported, citing Palestinian sources. Witnesses identified the targets as a building housing Palestinian President Yasser Arafat's personal g

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DIPLOMATS EXPECT BRITAIN TO ANNOUNCE ON DECEMBER 11 IT WILL LEAD AN IN...

Diplomats expect Britain to announce on December 11 it will lead an international peacekeeping force in Afghanistan. Although the force won't be composed of United Nations peacekeepers, diplomats say the Afghan leadership and contributing countries want t

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RUSSIA AND THE UNITED STATES HAVE COME “VERY CLOSE” TO REACHING AN AGR...

Russia and the United States have come “very close” to reaching an agreement on the reduction of the amount of nuclear weapons, US Secretary of State Colin Powell said December 10, after a meeting with the Russian foreign minister Igor Ivanov.

World | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 719

THE UNITED NATIONS AND ITS SECRETARY-GENERAL, KOFI ANNAN, HAVE JOINTLY...

The United Nations and its secretary-general, Kofi Annan, have jointly been awarded with the 100th Nobel Peace Price. Annan was joined by South Korean Foreign Minister Han Seung-soo, the president of the U.

World | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1302

ISRAEL REJECTED A TEMPORARY CEASE-FIRE OFFER BY FOUR MILITANT PALESTIN...

Israel rejected a temporary cease-fire offer by four militant Palestinian groups on December 9 to halt their attacks through the end of Ramadan if Israel agreed to stop assassinating their members.The offer came the same day a suicide bombing at a Haifa b

World | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 782

VENEZUELANS JAMMED SUPERMARKETS AND HURRIED TO WITHDRAW MONEY FROM BAN...

Venezuelans jammed supermarkets and hurried to withdraw money from banks ahead of a strike called by big businesses to protest new economic legislation. President Hugo Chavez condemned the strike as a political maneuver and urged Venezuelans to go to work

World | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 787

EASTERN ALLIANCE FORCES MADE KEY GAINS ON DECEMBER 10 AGAINST AL QAEDA...

Eastern Alliance forces made key gains on December 10 against al Qaeda fighters positioned high in Afghanistan's rugged White Mountains near the border with Pakistan. Alliance troops had taken two al Qaeda command centers and four tunnel complexes, CNN re

World | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 762

UK TROOPS APPEAR TO BE READY TO PLAY AN IMPORTANT PART IN THE MULTI-NA...

UK troops appear to be ready to play an important part in the multi-national peace keeping force for Afghanistan, army sources have told BBC.

World | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 822
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