Daily Archives: April 22, 2010

Apr 22 2010

Sino-Ecuadorian Oil Relations: A Microcosm for the Region?

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By Guy Burton Ecuador’s president, Rafael Correa, has recently announced that he is prepared to introduce legislation that would change the status of private and foreign oil firms and turn them into service providers. The change would mean the takeover … Continue reading

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Apr 22 2010

What is the current relationship between al Qaeda and the Taliban?

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By Juha Saarinen Recent statements regarding a growing rift between al-Qaeda and Taliban by Omar bin Laden, son of Osama bin Laden, and Brigadier Sultan Amir Tarar, retired Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency officer, have brought into light the fundamental problems … Continue reading

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