Middle East: January 2012 Archives
Thursday January 12, 2012
From our correspondents around the world!
In Gaza, Palestinians have no problem keeping past heroes alive. Not so for their bretheren in East Jerusalem, where Israel is in control and is trying to re-write Palestinian text books. Photo/GettyImages
Israel rewrites the history books. No Arafat. No Intifada. Palestinians say, no more.
How jazz found a foothold in India. A story of rhythm and racism.
We revisit Congo, where former rebels are getting away with murder.
Did an Irishman save Hitler's life? Disturbing documents surface in Dublin.
And a view from Beijing, where a foot in cold water is the poor man's recreation.
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- Trump broke U.S. law with dealings in Cuba, Newsweek report says
- Another bombshell has landed on Donald Trump's presidential run from Newsweek, which in a story released Thursday alleges the billionaire businessman broke U.S. law by doing business with Cuba.
- Commuter train crashes into N.J. station, killing 1, injuring 108 video
- Officials in New York and New Jersey say they need more information to determine what caused a commuter train to plow into a rail station at a high rate of speed killing one woman and injuring 108 people.
- Shimon Peres remembered as a visionary who worked tirelessly for Israel video
- Israelis waiting in line Thursday to pay their respects to Shimon Peres, their former prime minister and president, remembered him as a man who dedicated his life to the country and recruited friends and allies from around the world to his cause.
- Twitter says it won't cave to Turkey's demand that journalist Mahir Zeynalov be blocked
- Twitter says it won't block journalist Mahir Zeynalov's tweets from being seen within Turkey, despite a court order.
- Live Donald Trump rally in Bedford, N.H. LIVE video
- 2016 Republican nominee for president of the United States looks for support