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Libya: Welcome to the neighbourhood

Tuareg leader Abdelsalam Ibrahim (2nd left) and other tribal leaders will need to stake their claim in the new Libya without Gaddafi as champion/Photo/SIPA

As Gaddafi's former friends realign their allegiances and the NTC faces its challenges within Libya, regional security and investment have been left in something of a vacuum

Last Updated on Monday, 17 October 2011 23:36

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Algeria-France: Shot and drowned Oct. 17, 1961

altFifty years ago, on 17 October, 1961, Algerians decided to march peacefully in the streets of Paris. But police repression of the peaceful protest was fierce, turning it into a racist-attack. Thousands were injured, and hundreds died or went missing. This is the story of a state crime that remains buried in the recesses of official records.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 October 2011 23:26

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The total emancipation of Africa

William Manful

Langston Hughes' poem is an attempt to define himself to a segregated America where his existential lot is one of discrimination and social rejection because of the color of his skin. Born black in a world that abhorred his race he had to assert himself to prove that he belonged and was truly worthy of the American dream.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 October 2011 10:11

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Probe Libya's Fire Sale

Patrick Smith

For sale: One oil-rich North African state, sixth largest reserves in the world, spectacular Mediterranean views and good transport links to Italy. One careful but eccentric owner. Price on application.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 October 2011 10:52

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Inside Occupy Wall Street

Stefan Simanowitz

Stefan Simanowitz spends a week with the protesters in New York

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 October 2011 17:51

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South Africa: KwaZuma-Natal

Photo/Siphiwe Wsibeko/Reuters

With political battles looming on every front, President Jacob Zuma is counting on allies in his home province to deliver him a second term 
in 2012 



Last Updated on Thursday, 24 November 2011 11:09

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