Jerusalem, capital for both states:
Israel, Palestinians welcome EU stance
ISRAEL: Israel and the Palestinians on Tuesday
welcomed an EU statement that Jerusalem should be the capital of
both the Jewish state and a future Palestinian state.
Greece promises budget action
GREECE: Greece sent a first signal on Wednesday
that it is working on radical action to reverse a deepening
financial crisis which is straining eurozone cohesion and focusing
market anxiety on emerging economies.
After Baghdad blasts:
Leaders braced for criticism
IRAQ: Iraqi leaders were braced for criticism
Wednesday, having failed to prevent a spate of bombings in Baghdad
that killed 127 people, the third major set of attacks to hit the
capital since August.