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Latest update : 2010-09-01

For some, Obama’s Iraq speech leaves “too many questions unanswered”

Initial reaction to Obama’s Oval Office address is mixed online. The Slate’s Fred Kaplan found it “frustrating and unfocused”. The Wall Street Journal thinks Obama focused too much on the “huge price” and burdens of the last 7 years. Elsewhere we look at the problem of overweight recruits in the US Army and whether one junk food innovation, “deep-fried beer”, could contribute! WEDNESDAY, 1st SEPTEMBER, 2010

 

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Articles in today’s international press review:
 
The Slate: Lost in a muddle
 
Washington Post: Obama's Oval Office speech was good, but the gravitas was great
 
Wall Street Journal: Oval Office Ambivalence
 
The Times: Iraqis fear a return to chaos as US troops pull out
 
International Herald Tribune: “Making Soldiers Fit to Fight, Without the Situps”
 
Gawker: “Deep fried beer”

 

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2016-06-28 Brexit

'Iceland: How far will they go?'

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2016-06-28 Brexit

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2016-06-27 Brexit

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2016-06-27 Brexit

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2016-06-23 European Union

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