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When did the United States ally with Israel?
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When did the United States ally with Israel?

Shortly after approving Palestine’s inclusion as a non-member observer State into the United Nations last year, the U.S. Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton, as expected, categorically rejected the United Nation’s decision, and once again recalled the United States’ commitment to Israel.   Javier E. Núñez Calderón “The United States’ commitment […]

Searching for freedom in the Himalayas
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Searching for freedom in the Himalayas

‘Escape from Tibet’ tells the story of two Tibetan brothers’ escape across the Himalayas from the brutal Chinese repression they encountered in their own country. _ It is estimated that every year between 2,500 and 3,000 Tibetans choose to risk their lives by crossing the section of the Himalayas surrounding […]

Dangerous steps in South America
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Dangerous steps in South America

The U.S. military presence in Latin American is generating controversy and giving rise to a majoritarian rejection by Unasur members, who see it as a threat. _ Liset Salgado With Bolivia, Ecuador and Venezuela at the head, Unasur have demanded a greater level of information and transparency, and insisted on […]