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Obama Personally Tells the Egyptian Dictator that U.S. Will Again Send Weapons (and Cash) to his Regime

Glenn Greenwald reports for The Intercept:

‘Yesterday, the Egyptian regime announced it was prosecuting witnesses who say they saw a police officer murder an unarmed poet and activist during a demonstration, the latest in a long line of brutal human rights abuses that includes… 142 more words

USA

Holding Out the Hat for Syria

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait — There was a brief moment last summer when senior U.N. officials thought things might get ever-so-slightly better in Syria. After three years of deadlock, the U.N. 1,103 more words

Syria

Week 11: Micro-loans with KIVA and The Grameen Foundation

The Grameen Foundation’s goal is to help the world’s poor achieve their potential assessing their skills and goals and giving them the resources they need to achieve those goals.   697 more words

Megan Kelly

UKIP's economic vision - some key elements

UKIP announce £25 billion of annual savings delivered by reducing ‘funding per head’ in Scotland to the level of England, an EU exit, scrapping HS2, limiting UK foreign aid to £2bn pa. 51 more words

On Improving the Effectiveness of Foreign Aid

By Dr David Laing Dawson

Canada’s foreign aid spending totaled CAD$ 5.4 billion in 2013  compared to CAD$ 5.66 billion in 2011. This equates to about C$154 per Canadian. 470 more words

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