Top Stories: New Clashes In Syria; No Softening In North Korea
Our early headlines on this last Friday of 2011 (except in Samoa):
Other stories in the news:
-- "North Korea Vows No Softening Under Its New Leader." (The Associated Press)
-- "Russia Nuclear Sub Fire Extinguished, State Media Say."(CNN)
-- "Egyptian Military Raids Foreign-Funded NGO Offices."(Morning Edition)
Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.