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The Impact of Colonialism

From voyages of trade and discovery to colonisation: This section of the grade 10 curriculum was developed in 2009. While much of the content is...

UAE dismantles Africa base to avoid US wrath, but policy change unlikely

The UAE signals a shrinking presence by tearing down some military structures in the Horn of Africa, though it continues to expand its military,...

UN says former Blackwater chief Erik Prince violated arms embargo on Libya

The UN report says Prince deployed a force of foreign mercenaries and weapons to warlord Khalifa Haftar. Erik Prince arrives New York Young Republican Club...

Somali capital gunfire amid election protests

Heavy gunfire has broken out in Somalia's capital as opposition leaders defied a ban on public gatherings to protest about delayed elections. The president's term...

Macron Government Looks to Outlaw More Anti-Immigration Activist Groups

Two Jewish organizations in France, CRIF (Representative Council of French Jewish Institutions) and LICRA (International League Against Racism and Anti-Semitism), are lobbying the embattled...

The Pearl of the Indian Ocean

Thirty years after the capture of Mogadishu by opposition forces, Mohamed Duale and Jabril Abdullahi reflect on it now, as a tale of four cities.  Jan. 26, 2021, marked...

Russia’s New Hybrid Warfare in Africa

Since 2017, Russian private military companies (PMC), such as the Wagner Group, have played a prominent role in facilitating the expansion of Moscow’s geopolitical influence...

How Your Smartphone Can Track and Share Everything About You

Even though they’re supposed to be private and your data is supposed to be anonymous, smartphones are busy tracking their owners — and sharing...

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The Impact of Colonialism

From voyages of trade and discovery to colonisation: This section of the grade 10 curriculum was developed in 2009. While...

Saudi-led coalition loses its grip on Yemen

The Houthis are making gains in Yemen’s war as the Saudi-led forces face Iranian intervention and discord within the...

France increases hostilities against China in the South China Sea

The French Navy days ago announced that the Tonnerre amphibious assault ship and the Surcouf frigate departed from the...

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