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Pakistan President Zardari Interrupts Vacation to Investigate Flood Damage to Personal Property

August 19, 2010


EP: Karachi – Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari interrupted his European vacation to return to Pakistan and inspect¬† damage to his personal property caused by the recent floods. Pakistan is facing its worst natural disaster in over a century as flooding from monsoon rains threatens to bury up to one-third of the country under water. […]

BP Seeks to Charge Clean-Up Crews for Recovered Oil

May 21, 2010


EP: Baton Rouge – In the oil infested toxic swamp now surrounding his house in southern Louisiana, George Jones methodically¬†scoops a bucket full of oil into a makeshift tank. “It has been a tough past couple weeks” he said, struggling to capture the oily residues that¬† contaminates his property, “lost my job, my property is […]