Britain warns Israel there will be a ‘strong reaction’ if it presses ahead with settlement expansion plans

The Interior Dept closing 1.6 million acres of fed. land slated for oil shale

China bans shark fin soup

Italian Treasury – Urgent measures to increase the capital base of Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena

A brilliant Op-Ed on the ongoing euro crisis stupidity

ISRAEL AUTHORIZES ‘GROUND OPERATION’ TO STOP GAZA ROCKETS