Tag Archives: Middle East

March 22, 2013: Afternoon News In 90

By on March 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: March 22, 2013 at 2:26 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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Obama to make first presidential visit to Israel

By on March 18th, 2013 | Last updated: March 18, 2013 at 5:42 pm

Obama will meet with Israeli President Shimon Peres, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad.

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Study shows approval for president’s foreign policy has declined globally

By on June 14th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:03 am

A study shows approval for President Obama’s foreign policy has significantly declined around the globe. A survey conducted by the Pew Research Center’s Global Attitudes Project of 21 different countries reveals that support for the president’s international policies has dropped […]

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Education under fire for some religious groups in Iran

By on April 4th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:07 pm

With all the public has been hearing about the violence in the Middle East, sometimes the smaller issues can go unnoticed. Amnesty International is hosting an event tonight in the Rion Ballroom at the J. Wayne Reitz Union on the University […]

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African delegation and Alachua County exchange ideas on voting

By on May 6th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 12:12 pm

Elections officials from 6 African countries are in Gainesville this week as part of their tour of the American voting system. WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Brown spoke with University of Florida Political Science Professor Daniel Smith about this Trans-Saharan project and its […]

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