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By IAfrica
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Jun 29th, 2014
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Published on June 29, 2014 by pmnews   ·   No Comments Louis van Gaal (R) hugs Netherlands’ forward Robin van Persie during a team training session Netherlands captain Robin van Persie returns to the fray Sunday when his side take on a rejuvenated Mexico for a place in the World Cup quarter finals. T...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 17th, 2013
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Gunmen have stormed the compound of a Lebanese construction company in northern Nigeria, killing a guard and kidnapping seven foreign workers. Those abducted include a Briton, an Italian, a Greek and four Lebanese. The kidnapping ranks as the biggest of its kind in Nigeria since an insurgency by Isla...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 9th, 2013
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By Belayneh Abate I suppose readers would not mind if I start my message with part of a conversation I had with one of my friends.  Indeed I had a discourse with my longtime friend (also considered as a family member because he takes our families matter as his own). My friend is a professor [...]
By IndepthAfrica
In Press Releases
Dec 20th, 2012
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press release Greece is seriously failing to respect the rights of asylum-seekers and migrants, Amnesty International warned in a briefing published today. Every year, tens of thousands of irregular migrants and asylum-seekers from the Middle East, Asia and Africa cross the Greek land and sea border ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 15th, 2012
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Stuck in a small Athens flat all day to avoid being caught by police, earning another stint in prison and possibly a beating, 29-year-old Cameroonian Eugene Manaa rues the day he came to Greece. “Life is not just difficult here. It’s impossible,” says Manaa, who recently spent two m...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 4th, 2012
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By HARVEY MORRIS,/rendezvous.blogs LONDON — In the early hours of Tuesday, units of Spain’s paramilitary Civil Guard rounded up a group of would-be African immigrants on an otherwise uninhabited Spanish rock off the North African coast and shipped them back to the Moroccan shore just a few dozen yard...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 4th, 2012
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/mg.co.za Immigrants and refugees living in Mayfair in Johannesburg are living in fear after threatening, xenophobic letters began circulating in the area. A group calling itself the South African Blacks Association (Saba) has made graphic threats of violence against foreigners in Mayfair and has enc...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Aug 3rd, 2012
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Yuri GAVRILECHKO The globalization actually encompasses all aspects of private and social life. It also has a dramatic and miserable side of the coin: the differentiation of society, the breakup of traditional interpersonal ties (the decline of family values is a bright example), the growing isolatio...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jul 10th, 2012
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Pyotr ISKENDEROV On July 1 Cyprus has taken over the EU presidency from Denmark that headed the Union hit by financial and economic crisis. Its presidency will hardly smooth over the situation in Europe. Cyprus is moving in the direction of joining “problematic” countries of the European Union by lea...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jun 21st, 2012
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Pyotr ISKENDEROV The recent rerun in Greece gave the EU a sense of certainty Europe had lacked for quite some time. Considering that the frontrunner in Greece automatically gets extra 50 seats in the 300-seat legislature as a bonus, the votes garnered by New Democracy – around 30% – combined wi...