Africa protest hits UN climate talks
A protest by African nations accusing rich
countries of doing too little to cut greenhouse gas emissions slowed
UN climate talks on Monday just four days before world leaders are
due to forge a deal in Copenhagen.
Palestine slams Israeli new measure
Palestine Liberation Organization chief
negotiator Saeb Erekat, slammed on Monday the Israeli Government
approval of millions of dollars for expanding Jewish settlements in
West Bank, which it considered national priority areas.
Greek PM outlines cuts, issues debt warning
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou
outlined sweeping public spending cuts on Monday to bring Greece’s
deficit into line and warned that a spiralling debt crisis could
sink the economy.