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Congo, My Precious. The Curse of the coltan mines in Congo

The Democratic Republic of Congo in Africa is one of the world’s most resource-rich countries. A wide range of rare minerals can be found here in abundance, all commanding high prices in world commodity markets. 272 more words
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Palestinian anti-Balfour posters banned from London transport network

The posters contrasted life in Palestine before and after the creation of Israel in 1948 (Mission of Palestine)

By Mustafa Abu Sneineh

Palestinian campaign raising awareness about impact of 1917 declaration blocked by transport authorities for contravening advertising guidelines… 751 more words
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Facespook! Social media giant becomes arm of US intel

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By Finian Cunningham

Facebook, the world’s top social media platform, is reportedly seeking to hire hundreds of employees with US national security clearance licenses. 1,135 more words
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Somalia: Forgotten Somalia - #MogadishuMourns #PrayforSomalia

Photo: Damien Glez/This Is Africa, #MogadishuMourns, #PrayforSomalia

By This Is Africa

Saturday 14 October marked a dark day for Somalia and indeed Africa with a terrorist truck bombing in Mogadishu which killed more than 300 people, and injured another 200. 90 more words
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In 1654, slave trading jews used a pity story about being ransacked by "Spanish pirates" in the Caribbeans.

By Dr. Hank on Twitter

Those pirates that ransacked the slave trading jews as they passed through the Caribbeans weren’t “Spanish pirates” at all. They were JEWS. 120 more words
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REVEALED: The two Nazi officers suspected of being tortured to death by the British in a Kensington mansion after 70 year battle to keep their names secret - and how one was given a false identity on his death certificate

After decades of uncertainty, Gestapo chief Hans Ziegler (left) and SS Lieutenant Helmut Tanzmann (right) have been identified as two of the Nazi officers who may have been tortured to death by British interrogators… 2,802 more words
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