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"Zimbabweans call for Mugabe's ouster after military intervention"

CNN

“Harare, Zimbabwe (CNN)Zimbabweans took to the streets of Harare on Saturday to demand the resignation of Robert Mugabe four days after a military takeover in the southern African nation. 23 more words

Politics

Famine May Be Unfolding 'Right Now' in Yemen  -- UN

Human Wrongs Watch

The United Nations relief wing on 17 November 2017 warned of famine-like conditions unfolding in Yemen, as a blockade on aid and other essential goods by a Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels there enters its 12th day. 603 more words

The Peoples

Two Meetings

Human Wrongs Watch

By Uri Avnery*

11/11/17

DURING THE last few days, I met with two old friends: Yasser Arafat and Yitzhak Rabin.

Well, the term “friends” may not quite be appropriate. 2,067 more words

The Peoples

From Bangladesh: Bearing Witness to My Country’s Genocide and Meeting the Survivors

Human Wrongs Watch

By Dr. Maung Zarni*

13 November 2017 – TRANSCEND Media Service – We just got home in UK last night.  This is my little reflection on what we witnessed.  1,107 more words

The Peoples

Good to Know (Perhaps) That Food Is Being ‘Nuclearised’

Human Wrongs Watch

By Baher Kamal*

ROME, Nov 16 2017 (IPS) – It might sound strange, very strange, but the news is that scientists and experts have been assuring, over and again, that using nuclear applications in agriculture –and thus in food production—are giving a major boost to food security. 1,818 more words

The Peoples