Observations of an Expat: Guns, Butter and Bridges

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Tom Arms

Donald Trump’s economic policy can best be described as guns, butter and bridges.

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Aid providers in South Sudan appeal for $1.6 billion

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Male Daniel

The organization for the coordination of humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in South Sudan stated that humanitarian organizations operating in the war torn country would need approximately US$1.6 billion to provide life-saving assistance and protection to 5.8 million people across South Sudan in 2017.

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Observations of an Expat: Haiti—Land of Extremes

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Tom Arms

Haiti is a land of extremes. Unfortunately they are all the worst kind. It is extremely poor, extremely corrupt, extremely violent and now—extremely devastated.

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Assisting Haiti: From socio-economic recovery to stability

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Anant Mishra

 

Introduction

 

Haiti’s socio-economic development goes beyond the earthquake tragedies and rehabilitation. Given the political situation in hand, Haiti’s lack of social and economic development is a major distress and needs to be effectively addressed by neighbouring countries and international aid development organizations.

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RSS – The Only Original Indian Organization Behind India’s Hinduist Nationalist Face and Reigning Government

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Ratnesh Dwivedi

RSS – Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh initiated movements be they social-reformist or anti-secessionist – evoke a ready response and approbation from the common multitudes as well as from vast numbers of the elite of different shades.

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Shaken Ecuador hunts for survivors amid 7.8 quake debris

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Julia Symmes Cobb

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Traumatized Ecuadoreans slept amid rubble while rescuers dug for survivors on Monday after an earthquake smashed the Andean nation’s coastal region, killing at least 272 people and flattening resort towns.

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By second guessing on the Anti-Terror law, could the US be interfering in Kenya’s internal affairs?

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Joe Khamisi

The usually friendly but fragile relations between the United States and Kenya turned lukewarm this past week when the two countries appeared to differ on matters of security.

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