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11 September 2012 Military News

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  • US Official Killed in Protest in Libya VOA 11 Sep 2012 -- Demonstrators angered over an amateur American-made film that mocks and insults Islam's Prophet Muhammad shot at and set fire to the U.S. consulate in the Libyan city of Benghazi Tuesday, killing a State Department officer.
  • U.S. 'Helped Cover Up' Soviet Role In Katyn RFE/RL 11 Sep 2012 -- New evidence appears to lend weight to the belief that the U.S. administration helped cover up Soviet guilt for the 1940 Katyn massacre of Polish officers.
  • Iran sets conditions in 1st day of IAEA Board of Governors meeting IRNA 11 Sep 2012 -- The first day of the meeting of the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) was held while Iran set two conditions for reaching an agreement with the UN nuclear watchdog on a new modality.
  • Mehmanparast: Talks with IAEA to be followed up within legal framework IRNA 11 Sep 2012 -- Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast said here on Tuesday that talks with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will be followed up within the legal and technical frameworks.
  • Iran's insurance industry defeats western sanctions IRNA 11 Sep 2012 -- Iran's insurance industry has defeated US sanctions despite Washington's will to give a crushing blow to Tehran, Director of Iran's Central Insurance Mohammad Karimi said Tuesday.
  • Israel Has Right to Act Independently Regarding Iran - PM RIA Novosti 11 Sep 2012 -- The international community has no moral right to restrict Israel in its actions toward Iran until it sets 'do not cross' lines for the Iranian nuclear program, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday.
  • Netanyahu Steps Up Israeli Threats Against Iran VOA 11 Sep 2012 -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has stepped up threats to attack Iran over its nuclear program, which he says is being used to develop nuclear weapons.
  • China's Silence on Xi Jinping Fuels Speculation VOA 10 Sep 2012 -- The Chinese government's refusal to comment on the health and status of the country's leader in waiting - Vice President Xi Jinping - is fueling a wide range of rumors about his well-being, as well as speculation about the country's leadership transition.
  • Absence of China's next leader prompts rumors CNA 11 Sep 2012 -- Mounting speculation is surrounding China's vice-president, Xi Jinping, the man in line to become China's next leader, after he unexpectedly canceled a series of public engagements and was last seen in public over a week ago.
  • Five Dead as Yemen Defense Minister Survives Bombing RIA Novosti 11 Sep 2012 -- Yemen's defense minister survived a car bomb attack on Tuesday, but the blast killed at least five of his bodyguards, regional media said on Tuesday.
  • Senior Al-Qaeda Commander Killed in Yemen RIA Novosti 11 Sep 2012 -- The second in command of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has been killed by government troops in Yemen, SABA news agency reported citing military officials.



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