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Another Hotel Attack in Africa

This attack comes just weeks after another al Shebaab strike on a hotel that left ten people killed. A junior minister was among 11 people killed in an attack by Al-Qaeda-affiliated Shabaab militants on a hotel...
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Big Implications at the UN for Brexit

In some ways, not much will change at the United Nations for the United Kingdom. It will, for example, remain on the Security Council as a veto-wielding permanent member. And even though it will not formally be...
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Peace at Last!

A ceasefire between FARC and the Colombian government has been signed, ending 50 years of warfare. “‘May this be the last day of the war,’” said Farc chief Timoleón “Timochenko” Jiménez, his voice choked with t...
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The Global Dev Implications of Brexit

The vote today could have a significant impact on global development spending. “Aid projects are on hold, careers are in limbo, and new contracts are on the line as Britain votes on June 23 whether to leave or ...