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  • 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 [...]

  • May 26 / 2008
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North America

Donors pledge substantial aid to Myanmar

  Donors pledge substantial aid to Myanmar By John Heilprin Associated Press 400 words 26 May 2008 Deseret Morning News DN A04 English (c) 2008 Deseret News Publishing Co.   YANGON, Myanmar — Donor nations said they were ready to provide Myanmar with more than $100 million to help it recover from Cyclone Nargis but [...]

  • May 25 / 2008
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France says cyclone aid blocked by Myanmar junta to be unloaded in Thailand

  France says cyclone aid blocked by Myanmar junta to be unloaded in Thailand 144 words 25 May 2008 16:07 Associated Press Newswires APRS English (c) 2008. The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.   PARIS (AP) – France says it plans to unload 1,000 tons of blocked humanitarian aid for Myanmar cyclone victims in Thailand [...]