Thai, Cambodian troops in new exchange of heavy fire
BANGKOK, April 23, AFP Heavy fighting broke out
again Saturday between Thai and Cambodian soldiers, a day after six
died in the bloodiest border clash since the UN appealed for a
permanent ceasefire in February.
Obama condemns ‘outrageous’ Syria violence, Iran aid
WASHINGTON, April 23, AFP - US President Barack
Obama condemned Syria’s “outrageous” use of violence, accusing the
regime of seeking Iran’s aid in a brutal month-long crackdown that
left over 70 people dead Friday.
Haiti’s Martelly urges world to ignore vote results
PORT-AU-PRINCE, April 23, AFP Haiti’s
president-elect Michel Martelly urged the international community
Friday to “not recognize the results of legislative elections”
tainted by fraud to benefit the ruling party.
Fasting Mexican gets her wish to see royal wedding
MEXICO CITY, April 23, AFP A 19-year-old Mexican
woman who fasted for 16 days in a bid for an invitation to the royal
wedding of Prince William has finally been granted her wish.