Wednesday, June 23, 2010

World Watch: Eye in the sky

* Israel: The country’s latest spy satellite was launched yesterday that includes a camera with the capacity to “pick out missiles and launchers on the ground.”

* World: Will this weekend’s G20 summit lead to tangible, real results or will it be an exercise in futility?

* Libya: An Amnesty International report blasted Libyan authorities for the mistreatment of African migrants including “indefinite detentions (and) the continued disappearance of dissidents.”

* Turkey: Kurdish rebels will keep attacking the Turkish state until its demands for more autonomy an control are met, said a guerilla leader.

Image – BBC News
Online Sources- Xinhua, MSNBC, BBC News, AP

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