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The African Union (AU) has endorsed a plan for a regional task force of 7,500 Army to fight the Islamist Boko Haram militants in Nigeria. 295 more words


Pretzel Logic - White House Struggles To Reconcile Position of Taliban as "Not Terrorists", While State Department Admits Taliban is "Terrorist Organization"...

All of this obfuscation centers around the White House trying to deflect their political risk from exchanging the GITMO 5 terrorists for PFC Bowe Bergdahl. With ISIS holding hostages and demanding ransom from various nation states, the White House is being called out for their hypocrisy in exchanging Bergdahl for the GITMO 5. 39 more words

Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

Pretzel logic --- translated by Obama into Pretzel diplomacy, Kinetic Pretzels, and maybe Climate Pretzels ... lol .

Picasso's Guernica and Guilty Consciences over Iraq in 2003?

I found this little snippet in the ‘View from the Bridge’ column in Lobster 45, published in summer, 2003.

Not in Front of the Children… 123 more words


Nigeria’s Most Innocent Victims: Children

Nigeria’s fight with Boko Haram dates back to 2002, increasing radicalization led to a violent uprising in July 2009. In September of 2010 a massive prison break occurred in which violent acts by the group we conducted on”soft targets” and progressed with violence from 2011 on with targets such as police buildings, government official buildings, and UN Buildings. 540 more words

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Por Leisa Perch – Especialista de Políticas do Centro RIO+

Recebo um dilúvio diário de informações em meu laptop e sei que muitos de meus colegas estão na mesma situação.  1,182 more words

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Wanted: a new generation of Monuments Men for US army - The Art Newspaper

Curators, art historians and museum directors sought to provide expert advice in combat zones