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Saidnaya and Maaloula
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Saidnaya and Maaloula

For many Christians in the East, Saidnaya ranks alongside Jerusalem as a must-visit pilgrimage site. It has been so since the 6th Century, when the emperor Justinian decided to build a monastery in honour of the Virgin Mary, who, legend has it, appeared twice to the Byzantine monarch.   Text […]

Lawfare or how to bring down progressive governments (I)
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Lawfare or how to bring down progressive governments (I)

Corruption, embezzlement, kidnapping, money laundering and even murder, these are some of the unproven accusations against left-wing leaders in Latin America. Lies, manipulation and fabrications put together by the judiciary and conservative groups supported by some of the media. The objective: to block the possibility of an economic and political option that differs from the established one.