Crisis worsens, hundreds killed, millions affected
The US government has announced a successful military assault on a large
mansion in Abbottabad, near Islamabad, which has resulted in the killing
of Osama Bin Laden.
Unless the trade unions take control of allcoating aid and assistance,
the preferences will only end up lining the pockets of the corrupt
Pakistani ruling class.
Paul Murphy questions EU Trade Commissioner Karel de Gucht on the
worsening situation in Pakistan after last year’s flooding, the role of
speculation in food prices and its impact on the poor