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Mugabe’s anti-white rants escalate

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe was given a standing ovation by his peers at the African Union (AU) summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Saturday as he handed over the chair of the body with a rousing speech, filled with more … Read the rest


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ISIS running fake passport industry

The terror group ISIS has created a whole “industry” out of the production of fake passports, a high-level French official said today.

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve told reporters that through ISIS’s operations in Syria, Iraq and Libya, the group … Read the rest






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Elite has faith in institutions, not majority

An “informed” global elite now trusts institutions significantly more than the rest of the population does, opening a trust gap that helps explain the rise of populist politicians around the world.

Faith in business, government, media and non-governmental organisations has … Read the rest





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Japan calls for peace treaty with Russia

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called for talks with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin so that the two countries can negotiate a peace treaty.

The two never signed a treaty after the end of World War Two because of a … Read the rest