「U.S. Rebuilding in Iraq Found to Fall Short」 By JAMES GLANZ http://www.nytimes.com/2006/01/27/international/middleeast/27reconstruct.html
"Because of unforeseen security costs, haphazard planning and shifting priorities, the American-financed reconstruction program in Iraq will not complete scores of projects that were promised to help rebuild the country, a federal oversight agency reported yesterday.
Only 49 of the 136 projects that were originally pledged to improve Iraq's water and sanitation will be finished, with about 300 of an initial 425 projects to provide electricity, the report says."
「US Wants Japan Support on Iran: Kimmitt」By REUTERS http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/politics/politics-davos-usa-japan-iran.html "U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary Robert Kimmitt said on Saturday that the United States hoped Japan would work with it on the issue of Iran's nuclear programme."
「Cindy Sheehan May Challenge Calif. Senator」 By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/national/AP-Sheehan-Senate.html "Cindy Sheehan, the peace activist who set up camp near President Bush's Texas ranch last summer, said Saturday she is considering running against Sen. Dianne Feinstein to protest what she called the California lawmaker's support for the war in Iraq."
「Rice Says Western Allies Oppose Aid to Hamas-Led Government」 By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The secretary of state tried to persuade other nations to cut off assistance to a government led by the hard-line group. http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/international/AP-Rice.html
Ryan Pyle for The New York Times Jin Guilian lays in his hospital bed in San Tang town in Anhui province with a relative close by. Jin Guilian's ailments are curable, but the medical care doesn't exist in San Tang town.
「Wealth Grows, but Health Care Withers in China」 By HOWARD W. FRENCH http://www.nytimes.com/2006/01/14/international/asia/14health.html
中川昭一農相は18日、都内の外国人特派員協会で講演し、9月の自 民党総裁選について「安倍晋三官房長官とは昔からの友人で、国民 や国際的な評価が高いなら、この際（首相に）なってもらった方が いい」と述べた。在日米軍再編問題に関しては「日本の自主的な判 断としてやっている。日本周辺で脅威があるためで、それは北朝鮮 と中国だ」と語った。 (C) 2006 Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc. All rights reserved.