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Archive for May 18th, 2017

60 years after the Suez crisis, Britain still needs to learn the lessons from that conflict

AFP photo   By Rupen Savoulian The Suez crisis marked the end of an empire, but the lessons of that historic episode remain to be understood.

Invisible Vulnerability Exposé

AFP photo   By Ricardo Swire On Friday May 12, 2017 cyber-criminals issued a worldwide attention grabbing reminder of internal security’s invisible vulnerability. Hackers known as “The Shadow Brokers” used stolen US National Security Agency (NSA) “cyber-weapons” to launch the “Perfect Storm” in computer environments. Kaspersky Lab, the Russian security company that tracked damages, noted […]

Rebel leader escapes in DRC prison raid

Reuters photo   By Sylvain Muyali Malaka prison in the DRC’s capital Kinshasa, which houses more than 7,000 detainees, was set on fire early Wednesday morning in an attack that the Congolese authorities attributed to Bundu dia Kongo (BDK) militiamen. This resulted in the escape of the BDK’s leader Ne Muanda Nsemi and at least […]

Poetry

AFP photo   By Wole Oguntola

Tim Farron’s Manifesto: Still, there’s always the church!

EPA photo   By Hazel Speed Liberal Democrats – what can be said about Tim Farron‘s Manifesto?

Fiction: Luster, or Doing the Lambent Walk

By Harlan Yarbrough

How India Functions Under Modi – Part Four

By Ratnesh Dwivedi   Press Club of India

Poetry

By Michael Joseph Patton