What in the world: Dying Greece, Karzai's bluff and US-Canadian union

  • 9 December 2013
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A spectator waves Canadian and American flags before a meeting between US President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper in 2009.
Image caption Welcome your new US-Canadian overlords

A roundup of commentary on and around the world...

Greece

A dying population

China

Its own worst enemy

Iran

From enemy to ally

North Korea

Camps of horror

Afghanistan

Calling Karzai's bluff

Mexico

Privatization is coming to the energy sector

Philippines

Heroism after the typhoon is a matter of choice

Italy

Multinational food destroying Italian jobs

Saudi Arabia

Beating school bullies

One more thing...

A United States of Canada?