News Archive - January 2011

Egypt protest intensifies, Mubarak turns to army

31. 01. 2011
Protesters intensified their campaign on Monday to force Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak to quit as world leaders struggled to find a solution to a crisis that has torn up the Middle East political map

Police fire shots to disperse new Tunis protest

20. 01. 2011
Tunisian police fired shots into the air on Thursday to try to disperse hundreds of protesters demanding that ministers associated with the rule of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali leave the government.

Mini Jobs Referendum on Track

20. 01. 2011
Slovenian voters will soon head to the polls to vote on the mini jobs bill as union and student activists took no more than 12 days to gather the necessary 40,000 signatures to call the referendum.

Obama and Hu share intimate dinner at White House

19. 01. 2011
The U.S.-China relationship has gone “global”, says Secretary of State Hilary Clinton.