International News Archive - April 24, 2009
In an official statement on Thursday, representatives of the Chinese government insisted that they stand behind the global community in its opposition to all forms of Internet crime.
Word of the Day
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.