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Gorillas and chimpanzees extinct by 2015?
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Monday, 07 April 2003
Gorillas and chimpanzees extinct by 2015?
Gorillas and chimpanzees will be virtually extinct within a decade unless drastic action is taken. Thats the message of a new study of mans closest animal relatives in Africa, and published in the journal Nature. Hunting and the deadly Ebola virus have contributed to a collapse in ape numbers in Gabon and neighbouring Congo, where four out of five...
 
UN ready to assist in earthquake disaster
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Tuesday, 25 February 2003
UN ready to assist in earthquake disaster
The United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, today assured the Government of China that the UN stands ready to assist in responding to the needs created b...
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UN inspectors interview Iraqi scientists
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Saturday, 28 December 2002
UN inspectors interview Iraqi scientists
After a foru-year hiaturs, UN inspectors resumed their interviews of Iraqi scientists on Dec 24, questioning at length an expert at Baghdad Technical Universit...
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Provoking Statue of Liberty Spilling out Smoke
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Tuesday, 03 September 2002
Provoking Statue of Liberty Spilling out Smoke
Just one day after the statue was unveiled in central Copenhagen last Monday, a quick search on the Internet revealed a vast media coverage: Le Monde and Le F...
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UN NGO 55th annual DPI/NGO Conference
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Friday, 16 August 2002
UN NGO 55th annual DPI/NGO Conference
Milan, Italy – 16 August, 2002 – NEXUS-International Broadcasting Organization will be represented at a conference entitled “Rebuilding Socie...
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  • Dura aterragem na Venezuela
    A Venezuela está à beira do precipício. A ação concertada ainda pode evitar a sua queda. Mas quanto mais se atrase, mais venezuelanos morrerão por falta de medicamentos, pela má nutrição ou pela violência.
  • South China Sea Ruling Sweeps Away Diplomatic Ambiguities
    Tuesday?s ruling by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea has bought a little clarity to the problems in the South China Sea, but it has not made solving the underlying problems significantly...
  • China Hardens Position on South China Sea
    China has taken a leap towards clarifying its claims in the South China Sea, but in a direction that could intensify frictions.
  • Erdo?an?s Pyrrhic victory
    Paradoxes have always abounded in the relationship between the Turkish military and the country?s politicians. Turkey?s armed forces ? or factions within them ? have justified their repeated interventions in politics with claims that they...
  • Venezuela?s hard landing
    Venezuela is on the edge of the precipice. Concerted action may yet pull it back. But the longer it is delayed, the more Venezuelans will die from lack of medicines, malnutrition or violence.