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Downwinder Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-22-09 07:13 PM
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8. Things getting red hot now.
5:57 p.m.: Brazil has now put its request for an emergency session of the United Nations Security Council in writing. It clearly considers the hostile actions by the Honduras coup regime of cutting water, telephone and electricity to its Embassy and the physical intervention by regime security forces to prevent food, water or other provisions from entering the building as acts of war.

The Security Council has five permanent member states - Russia, China, Great Britain, France and the United States - and five rotating seats now filled by Costa Rica, Croatia, Libya, Burkina Faso and Vietnam. Do the math. The presidency of the Security Council rotates month by month. In September of 2009 that chair belongs to the United States. The Council will meet tomorrow morning to discuss the situation in Honduras and whatever requests Brazil makes. Perhaps related: US President Barack Obama is scheduled to address the UN General Assembly at 10 a.m. ET tomorrow in New York.
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  -Honduras: New Reports of Abuses Judi Lynn  Sep-22-09 05:35 PM   #0 
  - Police battle resistance in Colonia Kennedy  rabs   Sep-22-09 05:45 PM   #1 
  - But it does show the position of SoS and CIA.  Downwinder   Sep-22-09 05:53 PM   #2 
  - I think that's right. n/t  EFerrari   Sep-22-09 06:55 PM   #7 
  - Meanwhile, at least two popular barrios  Downwinder   Sep-22-09 06:01 PM   #3 
     - Good for these Hondurans! Thank you for this info. n/t  Judi Lynn   Sep-22-09 06:42 PM   #5 
  - U.N. Security Council meet on Honduras  rabs   Sep-22-09 06:40 PM   #4 
  - Wonderful. Didn't expect them to be so solid about this event.This is good,I hope.Thank you, rabs.nt  Judi Lynn   Sep-22-09 06:44 PM   #6 
  - Things getting red hot now.  Downwinder   Sep-22-09 07:13 PM   #8 
     - Thank goodness Bush is outta the White House.At least there's a chance this President will help Lula  Judi Lynn   Sep-23-09 12:39 AM   #9 
     - If they do that to the embassy staff which is under the gaze of the world community,  EFerrari   Sep-23-09 01:06 AM   #10 
  - Two Days After Honduran President Returns to Capital,Amnesty International Reports Rise in Police Be  Judi Lynn   Sep-23-09 01:52 PM   #11 
     - After the Washington Post op-ed in which the golpistas defended themselves  Lydia Leftcoast   Sep-23-09 02:19 PM   #12 
        - Sad! They make up their minds without trying to get the whole picture.  Judi Lynn   Sep-23-09 06:10 PM   #13 
           - I don't know about that  Lydia Leftcoast   Sep-23-09 06:26 PM   #14 

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