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    Afghanistan: a military mission that never fails to fail

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 22, 2017

    LAST year, an internal report commissioned by the Broadcasting Board of Governors, the agency that oversees Voice of America and other US government-supported foreign news...

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    America’s fragile future

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 22, 2017

    DOES the United States have a future as a great power? Twenty years ago posing this question would have seemed absurd...

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    Greek debt crisis: why Syriza continues to lose

    by Jack Rasmus | Updated at 12:05am on September 22, 2017

    THIS past August marked the second anniversary of the Greek debt crisis and the third major piling on of debt on Greece in August 2015...

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    Best option for Lanka reconciliation is moderation, dialogue

    by Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2017

    THE humanitarian catastrophes taking place in other parts of the world such as in Myanmar, and events that have the potential to become catastrophes, such...

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    A fight of all non-Hindi people in India

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2017

    MUTHUVEL Karunanidhi, the eldest statesman of the Tamil nation and multiple times chief minister of the state of Tamil Nadu, will complete 60 years in...

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    Laukathara and its influence on Myanmarism

    by Habib Siddiqui | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2017

    MYANMAR, formerly Burma, is a resource-rich country in south-east Asia, bordering Bangladesh, India, China, Laos and Thailand...

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    When is a genocide a genocide?

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 20, 2017

    MY HEART has broken. Many times, in many ways over the past twenty days. It has been splintered, hammered, shattered, parched, starved and numbed beyond...

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    Three different ethnic cleansing models

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 20, 2017

    ETHNIC cleansing is always dirty and calling it names helps much. Those who set out to cleanse are always confident that they can get away...

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    Britain’s distant war

    by Paul Rogers | Updated at 12:05am on September 20, 2017

    BRITAIN is engaged in a major war, and has been for three years, yet very few people recognise this and there is little debate about...

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    Gauging the status quo

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 20, 2017

    THE Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa grouping has since long ceased to be of material significance as multilateral institutions go...

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