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Humanitarian catastrophe is becoming commonplace – part of a new normal in which fragile governments, violence, and conflict
Towers and hexagonal structures have also been built on the islets in recent months.
The ruling raises a host of questions - for China, for the Philippines (which brought the action against China to the PCA), and for the other nations bordering the South China Sea, which also have ongoing disputes with Beijing on the same subject.
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Though we still have a long way to go, domestic spending increases among African Union nations demonstrate growing political will -- a sign that we are right on track. Most importantly, it sends a strong political message to international donors that their investments are working.
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Last fall, Brian Shields, Nortel's former security adviser, said the company's downfall was inevitable after Chinese hackers
Investment in Africa is on the rise as global companies are recognizing the vast opportunities that the continent has to offer.