TITLE

The World

AUTHOR(S)
Fastenberg, Dan; Barovick, Harriet; Romero, Frances; Sanburn, Josh; Silver, Alexandra; Suddath, Claire; Tharoor, Ishaan; Webley, Kayla
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);2/7/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs from around the world. Topics addressed include a terrorist attack at the Domodedovo airport in Moscow, Russia that killed 35 people and wounded many more, a life sentence given to Ahmed Ghailani in a New York courtroom for his involvement in the bombings by the al-Qaeda terrorist group of U.S. embassies in Tanzania and Nairobi, the swearing in of a new parliament in Afghanistan, a study sponsored by the British government that warns of a global food crisis, and leaked documents that reveal concessions the Palestinian Authority was prepared to make in its negotiations with Israel.
ACCESSION #
57984932

 

Related Articles

  • The World. Fastenberg, Dan; Barovick, Harriet; Romero, Frances; Sanburn, Josh; Silver, Alexandra; Suddath, Claire; Tharoor, Ishaan; Webley, Kayla // Time International (South Pacific Edition);2/7/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 5, p12 

    The article presents news briefs from around the world. Topics addressed include a terrorist attack at the Domodedovo airport in Moscow, Russia that killed 35 people and wounded many more, a life sentence given to Ahmed Ghailani in a New York courtroom for his involvement in the bombings by the...

  • The World. Fastenberg, Dan; Barovick, Harriet; Romero, Frances; Sanburn, Josh; Silver, Alexandra; Suddath, Claire; Tharoor, Ishaan; Webley, Kayla // Time;2/7/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 5, p12 

    The article presents news briefs from around the world. Topics addressed include a terrorist attack at the Domodedovo airport in Moscow, Russia that killed 35 people and wounded many more, a life sentence given to Ahmed Ghailani in a New York courtroom for his involvement in the bombings by the...

  • PASSPORTS FOR SALE? Robinson, Simon // Time International (South Pacific Edition);8/9/2004, Issue 31, p11 

    The article reports on how terrorists are illegally procuring South African passports. Pakistani police have recently recovered fake South African passports from the possession of Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani, the Tanzanian al-Qaeda operative wanted for his alleged role in the 1998 U.S. embassy...

  • A Debate About the Significance of the Ahmed Ghailani Trial Verdict. Yin, Tung; Vladeck, Stephen I. // National Security Law Report;May2011, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p1 

    The article focuses on a debate about the significance of Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani, a suspect in the bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania trial verdict. It mentions that U.S. president Barack Obama's decision to lift his previously imposed freeze on new military trials for Guantanamo...

  • Bin Laden's Back Channel. Moreau, Ron; Hussain, Zahid; Yousafzai, Sami // Newsweek;8/16/2004, Vol. 144 Issue 7, p30 

    Profiles Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Neem Noor Khan, a key link between far-flung operatives and Al Qaeda's inner circle. Arrest of the 25-year-old computer specialist; How Khan and his computer offer a glimpse into the inner workings of Al Qaeda; The subsequent arrests of dozens of suspects,...

  • MILEST0NES. Watson, James D. // Time International (South Pacific Edition);8/9/2004, Issue 31, p12 

    The article presents information about some notable people, including mountaineer Edurne Pasaban and journalist Tiziano Terzani, who were in news recently for different reasons. Edurne is fast recovering from frostbite and exhaustion sustained during climbing expeditions in Nepal. Noted...

  • DECODING THE THREAT. Brian; Duffy; Ragavan, Chitra; Whitelaw, Kevin; Barnes, Julian E.; Kaplan, David E.; Latif, Aamir // U.S. News & World Report;8/16/2004, Vol. 137 Issue 5, p14 

    Offers a look at the War on Terrorism and United States politics as of August 2004. Elevation of the terrorist threat level to orange and the disclosure of al Qaeda plans to attack financial centers in the U.S.; Disclosure that the intelligence data on which the attack plans were premised were...

  • This Just In: Torture Still Doesn't Work. The System Still Does. Mullen, Shaun // Moderate Voice;11/18/2010, p14 

    A blog related to the trail of Ahmed Ghailani, one of the suspects in the bombing of American embassy in Kenya, is presented.

  • Afghanistan Democracy in Context. Haidari, M. Ashraf // Journal of International Peace Operations;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p31 

    The article looks into the social and political factors that surrounded the August 20, 2009 national elections in Afghanistan. It notes how the declining security in the country and the terrorist alliance between the Taliban and al-Qaeda have threatened the cancellation of the elections. It also...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics