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Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com Winning! It’s the White House watchword when it comes to the U.S. armed forces. “We will
It's a tragically common storyline in the central Mediterranean.
Political Refugees Many of the political refugees in Dakar, including former officials, political activists and journalists
The country's new president said Yahya Jammeh appears to have left the state coffers behind empty.
He is likely headed to live in exile.
The incumbent leader has been in power since 1994 and has refused to concede.
Fears are growing over what will happen when Yahya Jammeh's presidency expires this week.
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Leaders of the world are coming together in London this week for all the right reasons: As the violence continues unabated, stoking more turmoil in an already restive region, standing by the Syrians is unquestionably our collective duty.
Peace on earth, goodwill towards men (women and children), except if they're migrants, refugees, or asylum seekers, who the media worldwide have, for the most part, failed to cover accurately, fairly, in a balanced way, and ethically.