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International Developments

Overall

Part 4 with Sen. Graham over 9/11 and control

– “U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will seek a delicate balance between calming military tensions with China and backing ally Japan against Beijing on a trip to Asia this week that is being overshadowed by a territorial row in the East China Sea.

– Netanyahu will go to Rome to talk with Pope Francis

– “Europol says American and European authorities have taken control of 690 websites that were selling counterfeit merchandise.

– NATO: If Karzai doesn’t sign the pact, the Afghan mission is over

– “The U.S. and other Western countries have admitted Israel into an informal group in Geneva that will provide it with some influence before the U.N. top human rights body, officials said Monday.

– U.N.  charges Bashar al-Assad with war crimes

– “Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is reporting progress toward the elimination of Syria’s chemical weapons but says meeting the mid-2014 deadline under the “volatile” security conditions in the war-torn country requires an “unprecedented effort” by the international community.

– “US calls on China to rescind air defence zone to avoid Japan confrontation

Middle East

– In Israel, a tiny minority of families control the wealth

– “Thousands Protest Forced Urbanization of Israel’s Bedouin

– Saudi Arabia states OPEC will not change output ceiling [cont’d.]

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