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Democracy is Station Stop for Islamic Caliphate

RHSimard Wrote: Sep 16, 2012 6:52 PM
True enough; however, the distinction is pretty much lost in this case. Any representative government is a departure from strict Islamic theocratic authority.

China -Japan: Six Chinese surveillance ships entered Japan's territorial waters Friday near the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea, the Japan Coast Guard said, prompting the government to set up task forces at the crisis management center within the prime minister's office and at the National Police Agency.

All six ships belong to China's State Oceanic Administration, an organization of the Ministry of Land and Resources. They left Japanese territorial waters later on Friday and were seen moving away from the disputed islet group,...