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Too little, too late
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Monday, 16 July 2018
Too little, too late
That impassiveness is a reflection of “going through the motions” was clear by the looks on the faces of our latest distinguished visitors to the Rohingya refugee camps. If it takes nearly a for the UN secretary general and the World Bank president to “see for himself” what is one of the worst human....Read Full Article ...
 
Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms
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Monday, 16 July 2018
Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms
Air conditioners about to be recycled are seen in a warehouse at the government-sponsored recycling park in the township of Guiyu, Guangdong Province, China Ja...
 
Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms
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Monday, 16 July 2018
Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms
Indian children cool themselves at a fountain in New Delhi in 2016. About 1.1 billion people in Asia, Africa and Latin America are at risk from high temperatur...
 
Civilian deaths in war-torn Afghanistan hit record high: UN
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Monday, 16 July 2018
Civilian deaths in war-torn Afghanistan hit record high: UN
The toll of 1,692 fatalities was one percent more than a year earlier and the highest for the period since the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan...
 
Fighting poverty with evidence
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Monday, 16 July 2018
Fighting poverty with evidence
Adina Rom gets excited when she talks about Africa. Since 2009 she has been making regular trips to Kenya, where she has worked and conducted research several ...
 
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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.