Alec Weisman's

Archive of My Clips on LIGNET 8/1-8/31/12

In Foreign Affairs on August 31, 2012 at 8:52 am

These are an assortment of the clips I have written while working for Newsmax’s new site, Langley Intelligence Group Network (LIGNET) from August 1 – August 31. These articles were published on their site following review by their Analysis Team. Shorter pieces (InBriefs) do not require any sign up, however longer articles (Analysis) do require a subscription to the site.

August 31 – United Kingdom: Barclays Names Insider as CEO

August 28 – Bahrain: Escalating Violence Highlights Lingering Sectarian Resentments–Escalating-Violence-Highlights-Lingering-

August 28 – Gambia: President Calls for Mass Executions

August 27 – Australia: Police Reopen Investigation into 1982 Israeli Consulate Bombing

August 24 – Colombia: Cabinet Resigns After President’s Request

August 24 – Kyrgyzstan: Coalition Collapse Could Disrupt Russian Military Agreement

August 23 – Niger Bracing for Threats from Al Qaeda

August 23 – Cuba: Twelve Mining Officials Sentenced to Prison for Corruption

August 21 – Jordan’s King Seeks to Drive Wedge Between Islamists

August 21 – New Zealand: Prime Minister Announces Early Troop Withdrawal From Afghanistan

August 17 – Chevron to Appeal Brazil Ban on Drilling and Operations

August 16 – Ecuador/Peru: Pipeline Pact Needs to Reassure Foreign Investors–Pipeline-Pact-Needs-to-Lure-Foreign-

August 16 – South Africa: Government Seeks to End Deadly Strike

August 15 – Panama Canal Widening Will Dramatically Alter Global Shipping

Reposted on Newsmax Money: Panama Canal’s $5.3 Billion Expansion to Boost Global Shipping

August 14 – Bahrain Reinstates Ambassador to Iran

August 11 – South Korean President Visit to Disputed Islands Infuriates Tokyo

August 9 – Islamist Violence Endangers Nigeria’s Oil Boom

August 8 – Egypt: Government Retaliates Against Islamic Militants in the Sinai

August 7 – Shell Bets on China in the South China Sea

August 6 – Israel/Egypt: Israel Stops Terrorists After 15 Egyptian Border Guards Killed

August 3 – Uzbekistan: Government Banning Foreign Military Bases to Ease Russian Fears

August 3 – Honduras: Government Bans Firearms in Violence-TOrn Province


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