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May 22 2012

“Revolution”, Change or continuation in DR Congo after elections?

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By Marta Iniguez and Romuald Adili Amani Several important developments have taken place in DR Congo in the last few weeks: the appointment of Augustin Matata Ponyo as prime minister, and subsequently, the government; the final nominations for National Assembly posts … Continue reading

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May 9 2012

Election Outcomes in Algeria

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By Lakhdar Ghettas On 10thMay the Algerian regime is holding parliamentary elections against a backdrop of a string of strikes, protests, riots, and the spectre of a massive boycott and abstention. In trying to reverse the tide of boycotts the … Continue reading

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Apr 25 2012

North Korean Students Dine with Nick Clegg in Seoul

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By Hyeonseo Lee, Student Journalist at the South Korean Ministry of Unification        Hyeonseo Lee (left) Nick Clegg UK Deputy Prime Minister (centre)  

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