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    Calling Assange a narcissist misses the point

    by Patrick Cockburn | Updated at 12:00am on April 16, 2019

    ‘OH YEAH, look at those dead bastards’ and ‘ha, ha, I hit them’ say the pilots of a US Apache helicopter in jubilant conversation as...

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    Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning

    by Edward Curtin | Updated at 12:00am on April 16, 2019

    ‘ABOUT suffering they were never wrong’, wrote WH Auden in the poem ‘Musée Des Beaux Arts.’These lines occurred to me last week when all eyes...

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    Jallianwala and Jinnah

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 14, 2019

    THE massacre at Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar was executed on April 13, 1919 — a hundred years ago today. Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah sent his...

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    Priyanka preparing UP for 2022, Rahul the Congress for 2024

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 14, 2019

    IT IS true that there are no permanent enemies or permanent friends in politics....

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    Assange: a martyr to the truth

    John Scales Avery | Updated at 12:00am on April 14, 2019

    ACCORDING to the Nuremberg Principles, the citizens of a country have a responsibility for the crimes that their governments commit....

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    The Assange arrest is a warning from history

    John Pilger | Updated at 12:00am on April 14, 2019

    THE glimpse of Julian Assange being dragged from the Ecuadorean embassy in London is an emblem of the times. Might against right. Muscle against the...

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    A foreign past

    by FS Aijazuddin | Updated at 12:00am on April 13, 2019

    YOU know you belong to the past when a generation of Indians you remember are now dead....

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    Washington’s selective sanctions

    by Brian Cloughley | Updated at 12:00am on April 13, 2019

    ON APRIL 3 US vice-president Pence told Germany and Turkey to stop cooperating with Russia....

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    ‘Deep regret’ is simply not good enough

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 13, 2019

    THOUGH no one was holding their breath, there was some expectation of a British apology on the occasion of the centenary of the horrific Jallianwala...

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    Requiem for the fourth estate

    by Ray McGovern | Updated at 12:00am on April 13, 2019

    It is a very sad day for the rule of law. Today’s broad-daylight manhandling and kidnapping of Julian Assange from political asylum in the Ecuadorian...

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