Monday, August 1, 2011

Asia Compact | 01.08.2011, 18:00 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE
ASIA COMPACT | 01.08.2011 | 18:00 UTC
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Find out what's making the news across Asia

Our daily reports and analysis on a wide range of issues from the world of
politics, business and culture provide an in-depth look at what's going on
in that part of the world.

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ASIA
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Afghanistan
Mullen claims progress in Afghanistan

The United States' top military officer believes that security in
Afghanistan has improved "dramatically" despite the recent spike in
violence.

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Terrorism
Interview: why US tax money is ending up in Taliban pockets

Hans-Georg Ehrhart of the Centre for European Security Studies tells
Deutsche Welle why Washington has put up with the fact that US taxpayers'
money is ending up in Taliban pockets.

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Justice
Indonesia draws criticism over light sentences for religious violence

Indonesia draws international criticism over light sentences for twelve men
who killed three members of the Ahmadiyah minority sect in an attack in
February, 2011. The men have received jail terms of up to six months.

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Energy
Oil payments row with India resolved: Iran

The five-billion-dollar oil payments row between Iran and India has been
resolved, Iran's oil ministry has said, allowing crude oil exports to
continue to India unimpeded.

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Global Media Forum 2011

The fourth Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum "Human Rights in a globalized
World - Challenges for the Media", international conference, 20-22 June
2011, Bonn/Germany

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Walled in! - The inner German border

For the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Deutsche Welle has
developed a unique project in cooperation with the Berlin Wall Foundation:
an animated depiction of the former German-German border.

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PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org

Atlantic-community.org is an online platform for transatlantic debate on
key issues of international politics and globalization. Find thought
provoking analysis from international policy leaders and decision makers.

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Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest

Deutsche Welle presents highlights recorded live at the Beethovenfest,
including star performers and up-and-coming talent like percussionist
Martin Grubinger and the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Download for
free!

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DW Asia goes multimedia

For more background on the biggest stories in Asia, check out Deutsche
Welle's new Asia page in English at www.dw-world.de/asiacompact.

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Sports
All about 2010 FIFA World Cup

Keep up with all the action around the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Visit
DW-WORLD.DE for the complete coverage of the tournament.

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Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

DW presents live recordings from this year's Beethovenfest, available
starting Sept. 9. Also, don't miss the LIVE-STREAM of all nine Beethoven
symphonies from Sept. 9-12, interpreted by conductor Paarvo Jarvi.

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Travel Europe on a shoestring

Want to explore Europe but you're on a tight budget? In this weekly
podcast, DW-RADIO's Pulse takes you to some of Europe's most interesting
cities and proves you don't have to spend a fortune to enjoy them.

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Join us for a jungle expedition

Learn about conservation and the threats that are facing the rainforests in
Guyana when we take you on a virtual tour. Our new WebDoc provides an
interactive journey through the jungle. (more)

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