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    Israel’s involvement in Libya’s civil war

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    SINCE mid-2014, Libya has been mired in civil war, pitting the UN-recognised Government of National Accord in Tripoli against a rival administration in Tobruk, the...

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    Shaking off capitalism for ecological civilisation

    Evaggelos Vallianatos | Updated at 12:00am on July 14, 2019

    IN EARLY sixth century BCE Athens, a few rich landowners enslaved those of the rural people who could not pay back their debts. In fact,...

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    Liberians protest at price hikes, corruption

    Agence France-Presse . Monrovia | Updated at 12:00pm on June 08, 2019

    Thousands of people took to the streets of Liberia’s capital Monrovia on Friday...

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    Deadly shoot-out, fire break Nicaragua truce; talks proceed

    Reuters | Updated at 10:12am on June 17, 2018

    Eight people died on Saturday in a shoot-out and fire that shattered a truce struck hours earlier between president Daniel Ortega and protesters, and civic...

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    The killing of history

    by John Pilger | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2017

    ONE of the most hyped ‘events’ of American television, ‘The Vietnam War,’ has started on the PBS network. The directors are Ken Burns and Lynn...