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Why not?

The morning after our crazy day with Marco not-Van-Basten, I need some time to recover and celebrate the fact that I’m still alive. Valerie, Simon and I have late breakfast, followed by a walk around the area on my own. 1,151 more words


2017 in Flag History: Mauritania’s New Flag

This year, one of world’s 193 UN member states made changes to its national flag: The Islamic Republic of Mauritania. Two red horizontal bands were added to its flag, effective from 15 August 2017. 386 more words


Day 47: 50 Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church: Mauritania

We pray today for the believers in Mauritania. This nation is one of the poorest in the world. It can become easy to feel isolated as a believer with so few other believers around. 117 more words


Death penalty report

The monthly death penalty report is now available thanks to group member Lesley for her hard work on this.  Discusses USA; India; Egypt among other countries.  23 more words

Death Penalty

French special forces prepare to battle Sahel militants


© France 24 screengrab

Video by Karim HAKIKI Armelle CHARRIER

Text by FRANCE 24 

Latest update : 2017-12-13

FRANCE 24 reporters have been following French special forces in the Sahel as they prepare to battle Islamist militants. 197 more words

NATO Supports Mauritania In Enhancing Its Crisis Management System

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) says its crisis management center implemented through the NATO Science for Peace and Security Programme (SPS) can contribute to the fight against the challenges of trafficking and terrorism in Mauritania and the Sahel region of Africa. 380 more words


Meet the world's newest national anthem aka 'What the hell's Mauritania just done?!?'

If you’d asked me yesterday, what the world’s scariest national anthem was, I’d have shot back in a second: Mauritania’s.

It sounds like the Death Star’s just landed and earth’s about to be destroyed: 270 more words