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Famine in Africa: More Than Humanitarian Aid Required

Famine in Africa: More Than Humanitarian Aid Required

By Lawrence Freeman, Political-Economic Analyst for Africa

March 20, 2017

 

Famine is stalking Africa, threatening unprecedented levels of starvation. Famine has already been officially declared in parts of South Sudan’s Unity State, Somalia, and sections of the Borno State in … Read the rest

UN official says Mali security situation worrying

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http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2017/03/19/514925/Africa-Mali-UN-peacekeepers-security-Bamako-MINUSMA

Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:24AM
This file photo, taken on May 18, 2016, shows German MINUSMA peacekeepers (L) and Malian police patrolling in Gao, northern Mali. (By AFP)
This file photo, taken on May 18, 2016, shows German MINUSMA peacekeepers (L) and Malian police patrolling in Gao, northern Mali. (By AFP)

The security situation in Mali “remains worrying” despite recent troop

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S Sudan government still buying arms despite famine: UN

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http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2017/03/17/514729/South-Sudan-famine-UN-report-Salva-Kiir-oil-sales-peacekeepers

Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:6PM
A nutrition officer measures the arm of a child with acute malnutrition in a stabilization center in Ganyiel, Panyijiar County, in South Sudan on March 4, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
A nutrition officer measures the arm of a child with acute malnutrition in a stabilization center in Ganyiel, Panyijiar County, in South Sudan on March 4, 2017. (Photo by AFP)

South

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Namibian tribes lodge complaint against Germany for colonial-era genocide

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http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2017/03/16/514618/US-court-Namibia-Germany-genocide-

Thu Mar 16, 2017 6:51PM
This image shows German soldiers loading skulls and bones of massacred Herero people into a casket for shipping to Germany.
This image shows German soldiers loading skulls and bones of massacred Herero people into a casket for shipping to Germany.

 

Descendants of two Namibian tribes who suffered one of the

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The Global Famine Begins: UN Announces That The Worst Food Crisis Since World War II Is Happening Right Now

re posted from                           Global Research

http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-global-famine-begins-un-announces-that-the-worst-food-crisis-since-world-war-ii-is-happening-right-now/5580929

The Global Famine Begins: UN Announces That The Worst Food Crisis Since World War II Is Happening Right Now

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David Rockefeller: A Dark Legacy in Brazil, A Critical Obituary

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http://www.globalresearch.ca/david-rockefeller-a-dark-legacy-in-brazil-a-critical-obituary/5580989

David Rockefeller: A Dark Legacy in Brazil, A Critical Obituary

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US Deception: The West’s ‘Peaceful Revolution’ Narrative in Syria Was a Lie From the Beginning

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http://www.globalresearch.ca/us-deception-the-wests-peaceful-revolution-narrative-in-syria-was-a-lie-from-the-beginning/5581206

US Deception: The West’s ‘Peaceful Revolution’ Narrative in Syria Was a Lie From the Beginning

This week is the 6th anniversary of the beginning of the Syrian conflict. Despite the Read the rest

Somalian Refugees Massacred in the Red Sea Off Yemen Coast

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http://www.globalresearch.ca/somalian-refugees-massacred-in-the-red-sea-off-yemen-coast/5581166

Somalian Refugees Massacred in the Red Sea Off Yemen Coast

United States engineered war of genocide encompasses contiguous nations and waterways

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