Archive for January, 2011
Report: Immigration law not enforced consistently
ATLANTA (AP) – Some local law enforcement agencies, particularly in the Southeast, are turning over illegal immigrants who commit even minor offenses to federal authorities for deportation, while others are focused on deporting more violent criminals, according to a report released Monday. The…
Iran summons American woman for Feb. 6 trial
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – Iran has summoned an American woman to return to the country and stand trial on Feb. 6 along with two other Americans still in custody and accused of spying after crossing the border from Iraq, a judiciary spokesman said Monday. Their families say the Americans were just…
“Carter calls Egyptian crisis ‘most profound situation in the Middle East since I left office’”
The former president, who performs work throughout the world for fair elections through The Carter Center in Atlanta, said this was not a revolution “orchestrated by extremist Muslims”.
“The Muslim brotherhood has stayed out of it,” Carter said.
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