RAF Set For No-Fly Syria Op

Introduction – Nov 11, 2012 We include the following article because it signals that the West is preparing for further intervention in Syria. Although it doesn’t spell out specific details its jingoistic tone is aimed at less astute readers in much the same way as similar articles about Iraq and Libya appeared shortly before ‘Western…

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10. There are about 10 types of capacitors. 9. Theory tells you how a circuit works, not why it doesn’t work. 8. Not everything works according to the specs in the data book. 7. Anything practical you learn will be obsolete before you use it,…

South African Mine Unrest Comes Home to Roost

South African Mine Unrest Comes Home to Roost Workers from the Anglo American Platinum mines who were evicted from company housing due to a wildcat strike. There are 75,000 miners currently on strike in the industry., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr. Mine unrest comes home to roost The effects of…

Myanmar Rescuers Struggle to Bring Help to Quake Victims

Myanmar Rescuers Struggle to Bring Help to Quake Victims Myanmar rescuers struggled Monday to bring help to outlying villages hit by an earthquake that aid agencies say has killed at least 13 and caused a bridge and mine to collapse. A series of powerful aftershocks rattled nerves after Sunday’s 6.8-magnitude quake, which sent terrified people…

Sayyed Nasrallah to Speak on Martyrs Day

Sayyed Nasrallah to Speak on Martyrs Day Local Editor Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah Address crowds on Monday during Martyrs Day festival. Hezbollah holds the festival at 6:00 pm (local time) in Sayyed Shuhadaa complex in Beirut’s southern suburb. The party also staged several celebrations on this occasion in the Lebanese regions putting wreaths…