N.Korean leader still undecided on giving up nukes
North Korean leader Kim Jong-II has still not
decided whether to give up his nuclear weapons despite a disarmament
pledge under an international deal, a senior analyst said Wednesday.
West Bank roadblocks to remain despite Palestinian objections
Israel will not remove its West Bank roadblocks,
erected to stop attacks by militants, Israel's Defence Minister
said, turning down a key Palestinian demand just days before US
President George W. Bush arrives to promote recently restarted peace
Pakistan poll delay a ploy to help Musharraf - Opposition
Opposition parties accused Pakistan's Government
Wednesday of delaying elections to avoid likely defeat and said they
feared the move could lead to more violence in a country still
shaken by the assassination of Benazir Bhutto.