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The nomads of Petra

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 | Permalink

Many of the million visitors who travel to the rock-cut architectural wonders of Petra in Jordan every year are unaware of the Bedouin who live there maintaining the traditions of their forefathers.

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The nomads of Petra

Arrest warrant issued for Iraq’s vice president

Monday, December 19th, 2011 | Permalink

Iraq's Judicial Committee issued an arrest warrant Monday for Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi, who is accused of orchestrating bombing attacks.

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Arrest warrant issued for Iraq’s vice president

Iranian president targeted by shoe thrower

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011 | Permalink

A 45-year-old textile worker who has been out of work for a year threw his shoes Monday at Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to protest not having received unemployment benefits, an Iranian website reported.

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Witness tries to distract gunman

Monday, December 12th, 2011 | Permalink

Chris Johns says he took a ‘calculated risk’ when trying to distract a gunman who opened fire in Hollywood.

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Witness tries to distract gunman