Denmark

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 27th, 2013
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Denmark(RBC Radio) A court a Denmark has sentenced two Somali citizens to prison, the two were accused of being members of Al-shabaab group. Guled Mohamed Warsame and Noor Mohamed Warsame who are brothers were both charged on different accounts. Guled 24, was charged by the court for undergoing milit...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 13th, 2012
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Nicklas Bendtner is confident he will leave Arsenal before the close of the transfer window, despite rejecting several offers from other clubs. The Denmark international is not in manager Arsene Wenger’s plans at the Emirates and is widely expected to move on. The 24-year-old spent last season ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jun 27th, 2012
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In his 2008 book Et Delt Folk(“A Nation Divided”), The Danish historian and writer Morten Uhrskov Jensen carefully went through publicly available sources. He demonstrated that the opening up of his country for mass immigration was arranged by just part of the population, sometimes in the face of con...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 13th, 2012
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Substitute Silvestre Varela kept alive Portugal’s hopes of qualifying from Euro 2012 Group B with a late strike to spare the blushes of some of his more illustrious team-mates in Lviv. The Porto forward smashed home the winner having come on just four minutes earlier after Real Madrid star Cris...
By IndepthAfrica
In Lifestyle
Apr 1st, 2012
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Vaginal injuries are as common in voluntary sex as they are in rapes, a new study indicates. The research carried out in Denmark casts doubt on the commonly held view that vaginal injuries are evidence that intercourse has been forced. When police officers around the world investigate rape cases, the...
By benim
In East Africa
Oct 26th, 2011
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Copenhagen – A Copenhagen appeals court ruled Monday that Denmark’s law on genocide cannot be used to prosecute a Rwandan man charged with killing Tutsis during the 1994 genocide and dismissed his case. “The wording of the [1955] law does not provide a basis to assume that the inten...
By benim
In East Africa
Sep 26th, 2011
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Hanoi – A Vietnamese shipping firm paid more than $2m in ransom to free its crewmen held for months by Somali pirates, a company executive said on Monday after the sailors arrived home. All 24 Vietnamese crew members landed on Friday at Hanoi’s Noi Bai international airport, Nguyen Truong...
By benim
In Algeria
Sep 7th, 2011
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Algiers – Several Algerian sailors held hostage by Somali pirates since their capture in January are critically ill, with no food or water, their families said Wednesday after speaking to the captives. The 17 seamen were among the 27 crew of an Algerian-flagged bulk carrier seized on January 1 ...
By benim
In East Africa
Sep 7th, 2011
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Copenhagen – Somali pirates have released a Danish family, with three teenage children, and two other Danes who they took hostage in February, the Danish foreign ministry said on Wednesday. “The seven Danes have been released and brought to safety,” the ministry said in a statement,...
By benim
In Analysis
Jun 23rd, 2011
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Maritime piracy can’t be condemned too strongly. It is a breach to the most fundamental principles of modern civilization. In the worst-hit areas off the Horn of Africa, no seafarers — whether on merchant ships or even yachts — can be safe at sea. Today more than 600 seafarers are being kept hostage ...