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Japan raises incident level at nuclear site from 4 to 5

09:32 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Japan raised the incident level at the disaster-hit nuclear power plant Fukushima Daiichi from 4 to 5 on a 1-7 scale on Friday, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Experts are considering burying the plant into sand and concrete. It is estimated that over 10,000

President of Yemen declares state of emergency

09:33 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

President of Yemen Ali Abdullah Saleh announced state of emergency Friday, after protesters clashed with police leaving more than 40 people dead, according to the medics.

Pakistan demands apology from USA for drone attack

09:34 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Pakistan demanded Friday an apology and an explanation from the USA over Thursday’s drone strike on North Waziristan when 35 people died, Foreign Ministry stated.

Netanyahu: World must threaten Iran with military action

09:36 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has stated that the world must make clear that Iran would face "credible military action" if sanctions do not shut down Tehran's disputed nuclear program.

Libya: Coalition ready to strike, NATO spreeding plans

09:42 | broj komentara 0 | ANSAmed

Preparations are going ahead despite the sudden 'cease-fire' declared by Tripoli, which is held to be ''a bluff'' by Benghazi and a overdue move by Europe's governments.

Libya invites foreign mediators to monitor ceasefire

09:44 | broj komentara 0 | Ria Novosti

U.S. President Barack Obama said on Friday that the ceasefire in Libya must be implemented immediately otherwise there will be "consequences" for Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.

International community to continue to press Gaddafi to leave - Clinton

09:47 | broj komentara 0 | Ria Novosti

International community will continue to press Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to leave, the U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Friday.

Russia ready to give aid to Japan, give jobs to Japanese

09:49 | broj komentara 1 | Itar-Tass

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said that Russia is ready to extend humanitarian assistance to Japan, to accommodate victims at its health building centers and to look into the possibility of employment of Japanese in its territory.

Rompuy, Ashton on UN Security Council resolution on Libya

09:52 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The European Council has called on Colonel Kadhafi to relinquish power immediately and urged Libya to rapidly embark on an orderly transition to democracy through broad-based dialogue.

Oil prices fall after Libya declares cease-fire

10:17 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

World oil prices slipped Friday in volatile trade after major crude exporter Libya declared a cease-fire with rebels, easing fears about possible damage to its energy facilities.

Japan developments not expected to cause new global economic crisis, say Stavreski and Gill

10:19 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

World Bank Chief Economist of the Europe and Central Asia Region, Indermit Gill and Macedonian Vice PM and Minister of Finance Zoran Stavreski do not expect recent developments in Japan to cause a fresh economic crisis.

Gaddafi’s forces enter Benghazi suburbs

14:11 14:15 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

Friday night Al-Jazeera reported that Muammar al-Gaddafi’s troops were within striking distance of the Benghazi. Summit in Paris regarding situation in Libya, which could be followed by a military intervention. Obama warns Gaddafi to end attack against civilians, while Libyan

Japan says power restored at two Fukushima reactors

15:07 | broj komentara 0 | Ria Novosti

Workers have restored power to cooling systems at two of the six reactors at Japan's quake-damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, the NHK television reported.

Itar-Tass: Air force operation in Libya prepared by individual countries

15:13 | broj komentara 0 | Itar-Tass

An international air force operation against Libya is being prepared by individual countries. NATO will only help them with military planning and will coordinate their actions, a high-ranking military expert in Brussels told Itar-Tass on Saturday.

New quake south of NP, number of victims reaches 18,690

21:53 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

On Saturday, a strong quake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.1 degrees Richter shook Ibaraki Prefecture, south of Fukushima nuclear complex, severely damaged in quake and tsunami on March 11, but there is no threat of tsunami, Japan Meteorological Agency reported.

Moscow regrets coalition operation in Libya

22:44 22:46 | broj komentara 0 | Itar-Tass

Moscow has expressed regret over the start of an international operation in Libya, Foreign Ministry spokesman Alexander Lukashevich said.

US defence secretary postpone visit to Russia over int’l operation in Libya

22:46 | broj komentara 0 | Itar-Tass

U.S. Secretary of Defence Robert Gates has postponed his visit to Russia because of the international operation in Libya, the Pentagon press service said on Saturday, March 19.


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