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International News on August 31, 2012

The Pentagon threatens legal action against author of 'No Easy Day'
'No Easy Day' is due to be released on September 4 Andhra News

GenesisCare Shareholders Vote Unanimously to Partner with KKR
GenesisCare shareholders have voted unanimously in favour of affiliates of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (together with its affiliates, "KKR") entering into an agreement whereby KKR will own a 49.6 per cent of GenesisCare. Business Wire India

$10.5 Million in New Grants from The Coca-Cola Foundation Will Spark Sustainability Efforts on Six Continents
Sixty-eight community organizations in 41 countries around the world were awarded a total of $10.5 million in grants from The Coca-Cola Foundation, the global philanthropic arm of The Coca-Cola Company, during the second quarter of 2012. These grants support the Foundation’s global priority areas, including: Business Wire India

KCI Leads Educational Effort to Improve Patient Care Worldwide
Kinetic Concepts, Inc. has announced, as a Platinum Sponsor of the 4th World Union of Wound Healing Societies (WUWHS) September 2-6 in Yokohama, Japan, that the company intends to champion access to innovative healing solutions and clinical knowledge sharing with the aim of improving patient care worldwide. Business Wire India

Smiths Detection Wins Contract for Additional Mobile Weather Information Systems
Smiths Detection today announced a $7.6 million contract to supply the U.S. Navy with additional mobile weather information systems to support mission planning and military operations for the Marine Corps. Manufactured in Smiths Detection’s Edgewood, Md. plant, the systems are due for delivery by July 2013. Business Wire India

Rapaport International Diamond Conference Highlights Regulatory, Price Challenges
The Rapaport International Diamond Conference 2012 held in Mumbai on August 29, 2012 attracted over 300 participants, including many of India’s leading diamantaires. The conference was inaugurated by Mumbai’s Commissioner of Customs Shri P.M. Saleem Business Wire India

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