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Tribal leader: 87 killed in Yemen airstrike on camp for those fleeing government-rebel war by Ahmad Al-Haj and Donna Abu-Nasr September 17, 2009 Nearly 87 civilians were killed in a strike by government warplanes that hit a camp of people fleeing fighting in northern Yemen, a tribal leader said Thursday. It was a sign of increasing bloodiness in [...]Leer más0 Comentarios
by Sami Halabi July 7, 2009 Lebanon’s elections last month confirmed yet again that in this tiny Mediterranean country, sectarian politics are paramount. Long gone from the collective consciousness are the lessons of the 15-year civil war that began as a political and class dispute and descended into sectarian enmity. Forgotten also are the post-war years that [...]Leer más0 Comentarios