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  • May 26 / 2011
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North America

WRAPUP 3-G8 leaders pledge $20 bln for Arab Spring

WRAPUP 3-G8 leaders pledge $20 bln for Arab Spring 917 words 26 May 2011 09:39 Reuters News LBA English (c) 2011 Reuters Limited   * G8 leaders to back Arab Spring aid package * Funds to be tied to democratic, economic reforms * Leaders criticise Syrian crackdown on protesters * Urge Yemen leader to step [...]

  • Apr 18 / 2011
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North America

France flies, Germany flops; Globalist

  edit France flies, Germany flops; Globalist Roger Cohen BY ROGER COHEN You can follow Roger Cohen on Twitter at twitter.com/nytimescohen. 860 words 18 April 2011 International Herald Tribune INHT 9 English © 2011 The New York Times Company. All Rights Reserved.   I’ve always had a soft spot for Nicolas Sarkozy. He was the [...]

  • Apr 09 / 2011
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North America

Why France’s Military Is Stepping Up To The World

  Why France’s Military Is Stepping Up To The World 831 words 9 April 2011 NPR: Weekend Edition – Saturday WKSA English Copyright © 2011 NPR®. All rights reserved. No quotes from the materials contained herein may be used in any media without attribution to NPR. This transcript may not be reproduced in whole or [...]

  • Apr 08 / 2011
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Europe

Contradictions of French militarism hard to ignore

  Contradictions of French militarism hard to ignore By Peggy Hollinger in Paris 702 words 8 April 2011 Financial Times (FT.Com) FTCOM English Copyright 2011 The Financial Times Ltd. All rights reserved. Please do not cut and paste FT articles and redistribute by email or post to the web.   Jacques Chirac, the former French [...]

  • Aug 06 / 2008
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Asia-Pacific

Fed: Smith gives cautious response to Rwanda report

  Fed: Smith gives cautious response to Rwanda report 260 words 6 August 2008 Australian Associated Press General News AAP English (c) 2008 Australian Associated Press Pty Ltd. All Rights Reserved   RWANDA CANBERRA, Aug 6 AAP – Foreign Minister Stephen Smith says Australia will carefully examine allegations French forces played an active role in [...]

  • Jun 25 / 2008
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North America

Zimbabwe by Gunpoint

Opinion Zimbabwe by Gunpoint JAMES KIRCHICK 782 words 25 June 2008 The New York Sun NYSUN 9 English Copyright 2008 The New York Sun, One SL, LLC. All rights reserved.   On Monday evening, the United Nations Security Council finally got around to doing what countless editorialists, international human rights activists, and ostensibly “outraged” Western [...]

  • Jun 06 / 2008
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Asia-Pacific

Burma: Beyond Burma Versus the World

  Burma: Beyond Burma Versus the World Ian Holliday By Ian Holliday 2119 words 6 June 2008 Far Eastern Economic Review FEER 48 English (c) 2008 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.   When cyclone Nargis tore through Burma’s Irrawaddy Delta on May 3, it not only inflicted death and destruction on a scale unseen in [...]

  • May 30 / 2008
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Europe

Into the delta; How foreign aid may bring a better future for Burma

  ANALYSIS Into the delta; How foreign aid may bring a better future for Burma By Amy Kazmin in Bangkok and Andrew Jack in Rangoon 2519 words 30 May 2008 Financial Times FTFT Europe Ed1 07 English (c) 2008 The Financial Times Limited. All rights reserved   The international relief effort now reaching the cyclone-devastated [...]

  • May 29 / 2008
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Europe

Against gunboat philanthropy

  Alex de Waal And Ohnmar Kin Against gunboat philanthropy 646 words 29 May 2008 Prospect Magazine PROMAG English Copyright 2008. Prospect Magazine.   One month after Cyclone Nargis, millions of Burmese remain with inadequate food, contaminated water and no proper shelter. At least 130,000 have died or gone missing, and the toll from epidemic [...]