At its 2013 conference in Washington DC the American Israel Public Affairs Committee renewed calls for the United States to stand with it against the Islamic Republic of Iran’s burgeoning nuclear energy capabilities. In addition to calling for “accelerated” and “crippling” economic sanctions against Iran, speakers asserted that the United States should do whatever it takes […] The post Israel Lobby Actively Promoting War on Iran appeared first on Project Censored .
Both candidates have claimed victory in El Salvador’s presidential election after a preliminary count showed the vote was too close to call. The race pitted the governing party’s Salvador Sánchez Cerén against the right-wing candidate Norman Quijano. Sánchez Cerén, a former rebel commander, was running to replace Mauricio Funes, marking the first time an FMLN candidate succeeds another after decades of right-wing governments.
China will toughen its environmental protection laws to target polluters, according to a high-level policy report released on Sunday, paving the way for possibly unlimited penalties for polluting and the suspension or shutdown of polluters. The revised law would hold ‘polluters accountable for the damage they cause and having them compensate for it’, said the report, delivered by Zhang Dejiang, who sits on the seven-member Politburo Standing Committee as one of the country’s most powerful politicians.
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