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Uruguay and the vagaries of ‘La Niña’
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Uruguay and the vagaries of ‘La Niña’

A long drought lasting until June is anticipated in Uruguay. It is a serious current issue in the countryside of Uruguay due to the ‘La Niña’ phenomenon, with livestock farming being the sector most affected. Wilfredo Alayon Pérez The situation confirms reports by the meteorological department of the United Nations, […]

Israel, a fallen state
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Israel, a fallen state

The piracy incident in international waters one year ago which resulted in deaths caused by Israel has various interpretations, none of which prove positive for the state that has been consistently controversial since its establishment in 1948. For those who have spent decades denouncing the country’s legitimacy, this is only […]

Moving slow in West Africa
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Moving slow in West Africa

After a 75 pence haircut and some food I decided to follow the music across the road. Inside they are showing a collection of National Geographic films, including The World’s Most Dangerous Animals and CSI (that’s Croc Scene Investigation), just the job for an exciting night out. Graham Douglas It’s […]

EU trade policies, a new age of imperialism?
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EU trade policies, a new age of imperialism?

The European Union’s latest initiative to help facilitate the export of raw materials from developing countries is threatening to undermine the development of those regions and at worst it represents “part of a new scramble for Africa”. This is according to a new report published by a coalition of organisations […]

Humala, an alternative option for Peru?
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Humala, an alternative option for Peru?

The electoral battle has begun and the electoral systems have begun the process of enrolment in front of the electoral panel. This powerful shift in dynamics is all about a thorough transformation of the politics and institutions of the State which are dominated by corruption. Claudio Chipana Gutiérrez Gana Perú […]