- Economics or politics: What is behind Russia’s gas price rows?
For a year now, Moscow has been raising the pressure as far as gas is concerned. The row with… 27/12/06 07:12 CET
- African Union demands Ethiopia withdraws from Somalia
The African Union and the Arab League have issued a joint demand that all foreign troops leave… 27/12/06 07:12 CET
- Minsk-Moscow gas dispute threatens transit to EU
The smooth flow of Europe’s winter energy supply from Russia is in doubt. Belarus is threatening to… 27/12/06 07:12 CET
- Israel claims attack on Palestinian militants won’t violate truce
Israel has decided to retaliate militarily after a rocket attack by Palestinian militants seriously… 27/12/06 02:12 CET
- Iraqis fear more violence after Saddam hanging.
Saddam Hussein has said he will die like a martyr. The former dictator made the comment in a… 27/12/06 02:12 CET
- Former US president Gerald Ford dies
The former US president Gerald Ford has died, aged 93. Praised by George W Bush for his integrity… 27/12/06 02:12 CET
- Iran MPs direct government to review IAEA cooperation
Iran’s parliament has passed a bill directing the government to revise cooperation with the United… 27/12/06 02:12 CET