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THE BIZARRE AND DISTURBING TRIAL OF A LIBYAN WAR CRIMINAL

By Omkar Mahajan
Senior Editor

Lately, I’ve been following the trials of numerous former dictators of countries that were in the Arab Spring. One of them peaked my curiosity. 1,220 more words

POLITICS

[VIDEO] Hamas-Loving Canadian Islamist Baffled by Suspension

“For many years,” the article begins, “Hamas was my passion.”

Hussein Hamdani, a Canadian lawyer, described his excitement and nervousness over meeting Hamas founder Ahmed Yassin… 1,098 more words

Mediasphere

Today in Palestine! ~ Wednesday, 13 May 2015

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Land, property theft & destruction / Ethnic cleansing / Restrictions on movement

Israeli forces demolish mosque in Bedouin Negev village


BEERSHEBA (Ma‘an) 12 May — Israeli forces on Tuesday demolished a mosque under construction in the Bedouin village of Wadi al-Niam near Beersheba, locals said. 11,520 more words

Palestine

Israel army official warns of heightened conflict threat -- weapons hidden within civilian areas

© AFP/File | An Israeli army watch tower and a tank are seen at the border fence between Israel and the southern Gaza Strip, on September 2, 2014… 1,069 more words

Keeping the bar low for Election Observation Missions? ICYMI, IGAD congratulated Sudan's Bashir on "peaceable and largely credible" election

From AllAfrica.com:

Ambassador Mahboub Maalim, Executive Secretary of IGAD, extended his warmest congratulations to President Omar Al-Bashir for his re-election to the presidency of the Sudan.

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Kenya

ROBERT I. ROTBERG: President Obama, Going to Kenya Is a Dumb Idea

Politico — This week, Secretary of State John Kerry paid a welcome, quick and clandestine visit to troubled Somalia after a short, heavily protected stop in Kenya. 185 more words

International Relations