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04-22 Taliban claims victory near Islamabad Buner, NW Pakistan
C. 04-22 'Deeper' recession ahead says IMF Global
D. 04-22 Freddie Mac chief found dead Washington
4. 04-22 Nobel laureate to defend U.S. journalist Iran
5. 04-22 Clinton warns of Iran sanctions House of Representatives
6. 04-22 Iran accuses Israeli leaders of war crimes Iran
H. 04-22 UN head against new Somalia force UN
8. 04-22 Clinton: Pakistan in danger Washington
9. 04-22 India holds second election day India


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Morning News

Apr.22   NW Pakistan     Taliban claims victory near Islamabad Map of Buner Pakistan
  Militants who implemented Islamic law in violence-plagued Swat Valley last week have now taken control of a neighboring Buner district

  Global     'Deeper' recession ahead says IMF
  The International Monetary Fund: The global economy is set to decline by 1.3% in 2009, in the first global recession since World War II

  Washington   Freddie Mac chief found dead  41-year-old David Kellermann, the acting chief financial officer of struggling mortgage giant, has been found dead

  Iran Nobel laureate to defend U.S. journalist  Shirin Ebadi, an Iranian human-rights activist, has joined the legal team of Roxana Saberi, journalist convicted of spying and jailed in Iran

  House of Representatives Clinton warns of Iran sanctions  US Secretary of State has warned that Iran faces 'very tough sanctions' if it rejects offers of engagement over its nuclear program

Day News

  Iran Iran accuses Israeli leaders of war crimes  A conference of Islamic prosecutors drafted an indictment, accusing Israeli leaders of crimes against humanity and war crimes in Gaza

  UN UN head against new Somalia force  The Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon, has warned against sending a UN peacekeeping force to Somalia

Evening News

  Washington     Clinton: Pakistan in danger
  U.S. Secretary of State warned that Pakistan is in danger of falling into terrorist hands because of failed government policies

  India India holds second election day  Millions of voters are voting in 140 constituencies in 12 states in the second round of the country's month-long general election

  UN Security Council Tamil Tigers urged to surrender  The Council has called on rebels in Sri Lanka to lay down their arms and let the UN help evacuate civilians from the war zone

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