Polio in Syria: accidental bioterrorism?

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS – Fri. 01.11.13: Papers report on alleged Israeli air strikes in Syria. Meanwhile, the Daily Beast focuses on the threat of a polio outbreak in Syria. Christopher Dickey says foreign jihadists may have brought the disease into the country without knowing it. Also: drama at the UK phone-hacking trial, shock in Toronto as an alleged video of Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack resurfaces and a new lease of life for Saddam Hussein’s palace in Basra.