Jordanians stage fresh protest against government
Thousands of Jordanians have held fresh anti-government demonstrations, calling for tyhe downfall of the Amman regime.

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http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2012/11/16/272604/jordanians-hold-fresh-antigovt-demo/

Japan dissolves lower house for general election

Lower house speaker Takahiro Yokomichi told lawmakers on Friday, “According to clause seven of Japan’s constitution, the lower house is dissolved.”

http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2012/11/16/272597/japan-dissolves-lower-house-for-election/

US defense secretary orders ethics review amid scandal

In a memo to Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Panetta asked the military’s top-ranking officer to work with other military leaders and carry out a review of ethics training for officers to determine whether they are adequate, and to provide views on “how to better foster a culture of value-based decision-making and stewardship” among senior officers and their staffs, The Associated Press reported on Thursday.

http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2012/11/16/272536/us-orders-ethics-review-amid-cia-scandal/

BP supervisors indicted for manslaughter

A federal indictment was made public in New Orleans on Thursday, saying that Robert Kaluza and Donald Vidrine — the highest-ranking BP supervisors onboard the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig at the time of the deadly blast — acted negligently in their supervision of key safety tests on the rig before the explosion, AFP reported.

http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2012/11/16/272522/bp-supervisors-indicted-for-manslaughter/

Pro-Palestinians protest in London amid Israel attacks on Gaza Strip

The protest, which took place on Thursday evening, had been called by Stop-the-War Coalition, a UK group that campaigns against what it believes are unjust wars. Calling for the rally, the group warned against the incidence of a “Gaza massacre,” the DigitalJournal.com global media network reported.

http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2012/11/16/272515/antiisrael-protest-held-in-london/