Thursday, August 28, 2008
Ancient RomeRome eram non constructum in a dies. Notitia in is iunctum ero hic nunc. .
BBC World News
- Russia in new Ukraine attack threat Russia will respond to any attack on its interests in Ukraine, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says, drawing a parallel with the 2008 Georgia war.
- Hamas-Fatah unity deal announced Rival Palestinian factions of Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal after a meeting in the Gaza Strip.
- Plane search examines coastal debris Authorities in Australia are looking at material washed ashore to find out if it is related to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
- Obama pledges Japan islands support US President Barack Obama tells Japan that islands it disputes with China are covered by a bilateral defence treaty, as he begins an Asian tour.
- More held in S Korea ferry disaster Authorities in South Korea arrest four more crew members from the ferry that sank last week and raid the offices of companies linked to its owners.
- Dancer's death sparks Rio clashes Weeks before the World Cup, deadly clashes break out in the Brazilian city of Rio after the body of a young man is found, allegedly beaten by police.