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* G7发表关于《金融稳定增长》的声明

中新网综合外电报道,G7财长与央行行长周一在亚洲市场间开盘前,做出关于《金融稳定增长》的声明。G7财长与央行行长在声明中承诺他们在面对金融市场的各种问题上,七国财长与央行行长重申其承诺,将采取一切必要措施来支持金融稳定增长,并保持密切合作的精神与信心。同时,G7财长与央行行长还提到将致力于解决当前的财政赤字问题,和持续增长所面临的债务问题,并认同美国和欧洲对此所采取的果断行动。

* 美信用评级被降 世界严阵以待"黑色星期一"

美国总统奥巴马6号在戴维营通过电话了解美军直升机在阿富汗遭击落事件。奥巴马成了美国史上第一个让信评被调降的总统,引发政敌抨击。国际信评机构标准普尔6号为其破天荒把美国债信等级从AAA降为AA+的决定全力辩护,并反击说,奥巴马与国会为提高债限陷入政治僵局、民主党与共和党的恶斗辩论形成政治“崩盘”(debacle)。尽管如此,包括韩国、日本、澳洲和俄罗斯等国在内的美国的欧洲和亚洲朋友纷纷表示继续坚信美国国库券,不会为美国被降级担心。

* “半兽人”将诞生? 155个“人兽”胚胎引发恐慌

近日,英国媒体披露了一条夺人眼球的消息。英国议会下院议员埃尔顿爵士在质询时获知,在过去三年中,英国一直在“秘密”进行人类和动物的杂交胚胎实验,已经制造出了155“人兽”胚胎。虽然人兽混合胚胎遭到了很多英国人的反对,但在英国,这种实验有法可依。2008年,英国颁布了《人类受精与胚胎学法案》,一定程度上放开了这方面的研究,《法案》规定,此类混合胚胎存在两周后必须销毁,且只能用奶牛和兔子做实验,只有获得执照的实验室才能进行。过去三年中,英国伦敦帝国学院,纽卡西大学和沃尔维克大学实验室获得了执照,从事这方面的研究。

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