TITLE

World

AUTHOR(S)
Brock-Abraham, Cleo; Katz, Andrew; Macsai, Dan; Tharoor, Ishaan
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Time;3/4/2013, Vol. 181 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents world news briefs as of March 4, 2013. Rebel fighters in Syria claim that a long-range Scud missile launched by Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime killed at least 20 people on February 19, 2013. Retired U.S. Army General Stanley McChrystal is quoted about his role as a special operations commander in Iraq. An anonymous person donated close to 250,000 dollars worth of gold to a tsunami-affected city in Japan.
ACCESSION #
85760528

 

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