The overall medal count at the London Olympics, as of July 31, 2012 gives China the lead with 13 golds, 6 silvers and 4 bronzes. The U.S. comes in second with 9 golds, 8 silvers and 6 bronzes. Japan comes in third with 1 gold, 4 silvers, and 8 bronzes.
UN coalition, UK, US and France intensifies the attack on Libya as Gaddafi refuses to stop attack on anti-government forces.
Nuclear power is again the concern of many people because of the Fukushima accident. Although authorities are saying that everything is under control, the Japanese people together with the rest of the world are too scared about what might happen next.