Anatomy of a War Crimes Trial: The Criminalisation of International Justice

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Christopher Black (nsnbc) : The Nato ordered indictment of Muammar Gadaffi by the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) during the Nato attack on Libya in 2011 echoed More...

Negotiations Between Kabul and the Afghan Taliban

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Natalya Zamarayeva (NEO) : At the beginning of July 2015, Pakistan hosted a meeting of representatives of the Afghan Government and the Tehreek-e-Taliban Afghanistan, as part More...

Former King wanted England bombed and an Anglo-German alliance, archives reveal

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Karina Urbach (TC) : King Edward VIII was forced to abdicate in 1936, and soon took the title of the Duke of Windsor. He has always been known for his pro-Nazi sympathies. However, More...

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Report From Moscow: Urgent Issues of International Law

Christopher Black (NEO) : On July 10th this writer had the honour of participating in a unique event that took place in the stunningly beautiful Reception House of the Russian More...

Kenya is a breastfeeding success story but still has its challenges

Elizabeth Kimani-Murage (TC) : Breastfeeding has both short-term and long-term nutritional benefits for children. Nutrition is central to sustainable development. Good nutrition More...

Russia Shoots Down US Stealth Coup in Armenia

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Tony Cartalucci (NEO) : Times are tough for America’s “color revolution” industry. Perfected in Eastern Europe after More...

Russian Security Council Veto on MH17: Next Step the ICC? The Jumbo remains in the Room

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Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Russia used its veto right at the UN Security Council to stop a Malaysian drafted resolution More...

EU_Election The Greek Coup: Liquidity as a Weapon of Coercion

Ellen H. Brown (nsnbc) : In the modern global banking system, all banks need a credit line...

Drugs_Peru_TC_EPA How Peru’s drug trade is threatening its economic growth

Neil Pyper (TC) : Peru has been hailed an emerging market success story, with more than a...

China_Stock-Market_TC_EPA_An-Ming Shadow play: how China’s unregulated banks feed its boom and bust economy

Nafis Alam (TC) : More turbulence on the Chinese stock market highlights just some of the...

TPP Negotiations Failed to Reach Agreement Leaving Protesters on Edge

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Susanne Posel (OC) : The meeting of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) held in Maui, Hawaii, has hit a road More...

Researchers Hack Smart Rifle That the US Military Didn’t Want

Susanne Posel (OC) : Security researchers Runa Sandvik and Michael Auger (a former anonymity software developer for Tor) have figured out..

US Gov: All Americans Screened For Depression, Especially Women

Susanne Posel (OC) : The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has plans to recommend that all American adults be screened for..

What can we learn from any wreckage from missing flight MH370

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Geoffrey Dell (TC) : There is much hope that the piece of an aircraft wing washed up on Reunion Island is from More...

South Korea: A Different Kind of Coup Attempt

Konstantin Asmolov (NEO) : Usually, speaking about a political struggle in the Republic of Korea, we pay attention to either the suppression..

Capital punishment: Life is sacred in India, so why did they just hang a man?

Amalendu Misra (TC) : The Hindus, Buddhists and Jains of India are wedded to an idea called Jive Daya. Loosely translated this..
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Egypt: Child betrothal prompts inquiry into parents

TCP : The parents of  5- and 8-year old cousins whose engagement was announced on Facebook will be examined by the..
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Egypt: 2 belly dancers sentenced to 4 days in jail for ‘inciting debauchery’

TCP : Two Egyptian belly dancers were sentenced to four days in prison pending investigations over charges of “inciting debauchery,” Youm7..
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Building blocks of life found among organic compounds on Comet 67P – what Philae discoveries mean

Monica Grady (TC) : Scientists analysing the latest data from Comet 67P Churyumov-Gerasimenko have discovered molecules that can form sugars and amino..
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“Ammonia poisoning” blamed for mass fish die-off in Egypt’s Delta: official

TCP : The mass fish die-off, currently seen off Egypt’s western Nile branch city of Rosetta, is caused by ammonia poisoning..
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Blanket ban on legal highs marks a new low for liberty

Robin Mackenzie (TC) : Most of us would choose to experience pleasure – however we may define it – as often..
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My disabilities do not define me. I am Jim

James Gentry (TC) : I am an educator of educators. I teach others how to be the best teachers. But, I’m also..