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By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 26th, 2012
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By Getahune Bekele Described as the late fuehrer Meles Zenawi’s lap dog and a pathological anti- Ethiopianism, Bereket Simeon, have caused a massive controversy by openly denouncing Africa’s biggest post colonial ethnic cleansing campaign of 1998, committed by himself and the dead tyrant. Bereket, St...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 27th, 2012
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In the past two weeks at least nine Americans have been killed by their Afghan alliesin what is known to as “insider killings.”  Members of the Afghan army, having been trained and armed by NATO forces, are turning their weapons in increasing numbers against their foreign allies, killing at least 40 ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 12th, 2012
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The atmosphere within the Dutch camp is not the same at Euro 2012 as it was at the 2010 World Cup, admits playmaker Wesley Sneijder. The 28-year-old Internazionale star – who starred for the Dutch as they reached the World Cup final only to lose to Spain – denied, though, the squad was riven with [&h...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 9th, 2012
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Follow IndepthAfrica’s live coverage of Euro 2012 as the second day of the tournament opens with Holland and Denmark clashing at Kharkiv. The Dutch are one of the pre-tournament favourites but will have their hands full against a Danish side containing the exciting Christian Eriksen. [View the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 9th, 2012
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Maximising underdog spirit is second nature to Denmark, and Morten Olsen’s squad are likely to require a ship-load of Viking strength to get a result against the losing 2010 World Cup finalists. A nation with a population of under six million, who banned professionals from their national footba...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 7th, 2012
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Euro 2012 was plunged into its first racism controversy after the black players in the Holland squad were subjected to monkey chants during an open practice session in the same city where England will also invite the public to watch them train on Friday. Several hundred people targeted players such a...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 6th, 2012
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Country: The Netherlands Nickname: The Clockwork Orange Rankings: FIFA (4), Elo (2), SPI (4) Odds: 7-1 Euro History: Champions (1988), Semifinal (1976, 1992, 2000, 2004), Quarterfinal (1996, 2008), Qualified (1980) Last Five Tournaments: F – QF – R16 – SF – DNQ History: The Dutch revolutionized socce...