World

                
  • WTO meet fails: Developing nations demand fair farm policies

    WTO meet fails: Developing nations demand fair farm policies

    September 19, 2003

    The World Trade Organization’s ministerial meeting in Cancun collapsed Sept. 14 after a newly-formed alliance of developing nations said the U.S., European Union (EU) and Japan had failed to make acceptable proposals on agriculture and other...

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  • Panel on U.S. role in Chiles coup

    Panel on U.S. role in Chiles coup

    September 19, 2003

    DALLAS – On Sept. 11 the Dallas Peace Center presented a program titled “Terrorism, Theirs and Ours” at the Magnolia Theater. About 150 peace activists gathered to view the film documentary “The Battle of Chile, Part...

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  • Israeli cabinet threatens Arafat

    Israeli cabinet threatens Arafat

    September 19, 2003

    The Israeli government’s recent decision in principle to “remove” Palestinian President Yasser Arafat from his position of authority by expulsion or possibly assassination has provoked a storm of protest in the occupied territories. The decision has...

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  • International notes

    International notes

    September 12, 2003

    Korea: DPRK proposes solutions The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea proposed “a package of solutions” to the nuclear issue during six-party talks held late last month in Beijing. The Korean Central News Agency said these include...

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  • Recall attempt unfolds in Venezuela

    Recall attempt unfolds in Venezuela

    September 12, 2003

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and his country’s movement for independence and democracy are facing a new round of destabilization efforts. Venezuela, the world’s fifth largest oil-producing country, is facing a recall battle.

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