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China’s foreign ministry urgently summoned a senior Angolan diplomat, to protest Angola’s mass arrest of Chinese citizens on Friday. Angolan police arrested hundreds of Chinese citizens without first verifying their identities in an operation that aimed to investigate illegal immigration on Friday, the Xinhua News Agency reported. 134 more words


Last Roda of the Year

After on Friday we had had the last capoeira class of 2014 I went to a roda held by another capoeira association on Saturday evening (of course not alone, two people I know where there as well, I wouldn’t have had the guts to go all on my own to a group which plays a completely different style, because of social rules and stuff). 229 more words

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Why are there so few submarine cables between Africa and South America?

I think looking at the map on the right shows how stratified the layout of communication technology is for the Atlantic Ocean region. So much up top and spilling vertically down (on both sides), but so little between the bottom. 311 more words

Dji Tafinha ft Anselmo Ralph - Na Lua

Artista: Dji e Anselmo Ralph
Titulo: Na Lua
Tipo: Rap


Angolan Solidarity Demands Lifting of U.S. Blockade on Cuba

Luanda, Dec 19.- The Association of Friendship Angola-Cuba (ASAC) demanded today the lifting of the U.S. blockade against the Island in the wake of the announcement of a bilateral rapprochement between the two countries after more than five decades of diplomatic break. 144 more words


In Africa the year 2014 have been an excellent year for some countries and a disaster for others.

In Burkina Faso protesters who have known only one ruler for the last 27 years, 2014 seems to be a very good year. 1,110 more words


Justice blindfolded? The case of Jimmy Mubenga - Frances Webber

Following the acquittal on 16 December of the G4S guards charged with the manslaughter of Jimmy Mubenga, barrister Frances Webber, chair of the Institute of Race Relations and author of… 1,500 more words

Frances Webber