Editor's Picks 11 September 2012

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10 Sep 2012 22:00

According to the Mossos d'Esquadra (Catalan police), a million and a half people from all corners of Catalonia gathered in the streets of Barcelona Tuesday, September 11, 2012, to demand independence of Catalonia and create a new sovereign state in Europe.

Thousands of wounded Syrians escape to Lebanon for medical treatment amid an increasingly bloody conflict in their homeland, living in overcrowded conditions, suffering psychological distress and unable to afford medical care.

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi held talks with British Foreign Secretary William Hague on Tuesday, September 11, in Cairo, where they discussed a number of regional issues, particularly the Syrian crisis.

Lebanese President Michel Suleiman and US Deputy Secretary of Treasury Neal Wolin met on Tuesday, September 11 to discuss measures taken by Lebanese banks to safeguard the financial sector from the negative impacts of the Syrian crisis.

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Demonstrator With Flag
Barcelona, Spain
By Carles Trujillo
11 Sep 2012

According to the Mossos d'Esquadra (Catalan police), a million and a half people from all corners of Catalunya have gathered in the streets of Barcelona to demand independence of Catalonia and create a new sovereign state in Europe. The dimensions of the event have been compared to those of 1976 when people came to ask for the Statute of Autonomy.

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Barcelona, Spain
By Carles Trujillo
11 Sep 2012

According to the Mossos d'Esquadra (Catalan police), a million and a half people from all corners of Catalunya have gathered in the streets of Barcelona to demand independence of Catalonia and create a new sovereign state in Europe. The dimensions of the event have been compared to those of 1976 when people came to ask for the Statute of Autonomy.

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Demonstrators For The Independence Of...
Barcelona
By Carles Trujillo
11 Sep 2012

According to the Mossos d'Esquadra (Catalan police), a million and a half people from all corners of Catalunya have gathered in the streets of Barcelona to demand independence of Catalonia and create a new sovereign state in Europe. The dimensions of the event have been compared to those of 1976 when people came to ask for the Statute of Autonomy.

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Demonstrators With Flags
Barcelona, Spain
By Carles Trujillo
11 Sep 2012

According to the Mossos d'Esquadra (Catalan police), a million and a half people from all corners of Catalunya have gathered in the streets of Barcelona to demand independence of Catalonia and create a new sovereign state in Europe. The dimensions of the event have been compared to those of 1976 when people came to ask for the Statute of Autonomy.

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Demonstrator With Flag
Barcelona, Spain
By Carles Trujillo
11 Sep 2012

According to the Mossos d'Esquadra (Catalan police), a million and a half people from all corners of Catalunya have gathered in the streets of Barcelona to demand independence of Catalonia and create a new sovereign state in Europe. The dimensions of the event have been compared to those of 1976 when people came to ask for the Statute of Autonomy.

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Demonstrator With Flag Of Catalunya
Barcelona, Spain
By Carles Trujillo
11 Sep 2012

According to the Mossos d'Esquadra (Catalan police), a million and a half people from all corners of Catalunya have gathered in the streets of Barcelona to demand independence of Catalonia and create a new sovereign state in Europe. The dimensions of the event have been compared to those of 1976 when people came to ask for the Statute of Autonomy.

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Lebanon President Suleiman Holds Talk...
Beirut, Lebanon
By U.S. Editor
10 Sep 2012

Lebanese President Michel Suleiman met on Tuesday, September 11, with US Deputy Treasury Secretary Neal Wolin in Beirut, where they discussed the measures taken by Lebanese banks to safeguard the banking sector from the impacts of the Syrian crisis.
The US Ambassador to Lebanon Maura Connelly attended the meeting.
Wolin expressed confidence in the ability of the Lebanese economic and financial systems to avoid negative impacts from the Syrian crisis, warning against attempts to exploit the Lebanese financial sector to avoid sanctions on Iran and Syria.
The US Treasury Deputy Secretary also met with Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati where they held talks over the economic situation in Lebanon as well as the possible effects of the Syrian crisis on the Lebanese banking sector and economy.
Wolin commended Lebanon's government for continuing to cooperate with the US banking sector, renewing the US commitment to maintain a stable, sovereign and independent Lebanon.

Local News Agency: Middle East Bureau / VCS
Shooting Dateline: September 11, 2012
Shooting Location: Beirut, Lebanon
Publishing Time: September 11, 2012
Length: 0:01:08
Video Size: 67.0 MB
Language: Arabic
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Camera: VCS

SHOTLIST:
1- Various shots of the meeting of the Lebanese President Michel Suleiman with US Treasury Deputy Secretary Neal Wolin
2- Various shots of the meeting and the accompanying delegation in the presence of US Ambassador to Lebanon Maura Connelly
3- Various shots of US Treasury Deputy Secretary Neal Wolin meeting with Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati
4- Various shots of the meeting
5- Various shots of traffic downtown Beirut