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By benim
In Europe
Dec 21st, 2010
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Relatives say murder allegations are flawed Relatives of Shrien Dewani have revealed how he has been robbed of the love of his life by the murder of his wife Anni while in SA on honeymoon. RELATIVES and close friends of Shrien Dewani, accused of plotting to kill his wife while they were on honeymoon ...
By benim
In Europe
Dec 20th, 2010
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At Max Clifford Associates in ­Mayfair, the lights are burning late this Christmas. The PR man is busy defending the reputation of a highly controversial new client, the British bridegroom accused of arranging the murder of his bride on honeymoon in South Africa. Clifford, who became Shrien Dewani’s ...
By benim
In Article
Dec 19th, 2010
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Anni Dewani, the bride murdered on her honeymoon, was shot dead accidentally by her abductor as he tried to rape her, according to expert evidence commissioned by her husband’s legal team. Lawyers will argue that the analysis helps to disprove the theory that Mrs Dewani was executed by hitmen hired b...
By benim
In East Africa
Dec 19th, 2010
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Most Kenyans want public officials among the six suspects the International Criminal Court (ICC) has named as being behind the 2007 post-election violence to quit or be sacked, a poll showed on Saturday. The ICC Chief Prosecutor’s list released on Wednesday included Finance Minister Uhuru Kenya...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Dec 18th, 2010
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The United States military has denied mistreating an army private suspected of passing hundreds of thousands of classified US documents to the whistleblowing website WikiLeaks. Bradley Manning has been held in solitary confinement at a US Marine prison near Washington since July after being charged w...
By benim
In WikiLeaks Cables
Dec 18th, 2010
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Dispatches chart Cuban leader’s obsession with US president, from admiration to eventual sense of betrayal. ImagesBarack and Fidel: like so many great love affairs it was doomed. But memory of the passion, or at least infatuation, lingers. Having seen off 10 US presidents – all committed to his...
By benim
In Uncategorized
Dec 16th, 2010
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President Barack Obama has warned that defeating al Qaeda will take time – as a senior British officer said UK forces would cease combat by 2014. Mr Obama said that an annual review of progress indicated the war remains a “very difficult endeavour” but that the US is “on track...
By benim
In Article
Dec 16th, 2010
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OTTAWA — A 25-year-old street gang member, who came to Ottawa from Somalia at the age of nine, has been deported to that country in an operation praised by Public Safety Minister Vic Toews. But the father of Omar Ahmed is furious at the treatment of his son. Abdi Farah told the Ottawa Citizen that [&...
By benim
In Canada
Dec 16th, 2010
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Canadian Prime Minister Stephen HarperStephen Harper says that he has not yet reached a border security deal with the U.S. However he also said that his government is planning to bolster both security measures and economic access at the border.In the House of Commons Harper can been criticized for ne...
By benim
In Europe
Dec 16th, 2010
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THIS is the gay escort who claims honeymoon murder husband Shrien Dewani paid him for kinky sex. The burly shaven-headed man, posing in leather gear and puffing a cigar, calls himself The German Master. He called cops alleging he recognised millionaire care home tycoon Dewani, 30, as a client when he...