Zimbabwe’s Diamonds Funds Internal Repression

Sputnik International Western Purchase and Sale of Zimbabwe’s Diamonds Funds Internal Repression – NGO © AP Photo/ Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi POLITICS 18:23 11.09.2017Get short URL  0 24611 Powerful military and political elites have secretly exploited Zimbabwe’s diamond sector in violation of EU trade sanctions, according to research by a global development NGO. Global Witness has scrutinized Zimbabwe’s…

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Human-induced disaster? ‘If Sahara had vegetation there would be fewer hurricanes’

Published time: 12 Sep, 2017 16:46 Get short URL © Global Look Press   65 If the Sahara had vegetation today, there would be fewer hurricanes claims Professor David Wright of Seoul International University. Eight thousands of years ago it had lush plant life and animals which were lost due to environmental and social changes. Many…

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Africa’s governments put pressure on mining groups

Strict laws, high taxes: Africa’s governments are looking more closely at foreign mining companies. In future, more locals will benefit from the extraction of raw materials. But the strategies are controversial. Tanzania’s President John Magufuli does not need any more opponents than he already has. Since taking office, he has contended with critical journalists, lazy officials…

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UN: 20 million face war-linked famine in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan, Nigeria

By AFP PUBLISHED: 16:49 BST, 9 August 2017 | UPDATED: 16:49 BST, 9 August 2017 +1 South Sudanese refugees at a UN camp in Sudan More than 20 million people are at risk from famine in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and the northeast of Nigeria, the United Nations warned on Wednesday. The Security Council officially declared for the first time…

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Dschibuti: China fordert USA durch Militärstützpunkt heraus

28.07.2017 • 15:39 Uhr https://de.rt.com/16bd Quelle: Reuters US-Verteidigungsminister James Mattis von seinem Amtskollegen aus Dschibuti, Ali Hasan Bahdon, am Djibouti-Ambouli International Airport in Ambouli begrüßt 1713 Jüngst geriet der kleine Staat im Nordosten Afrikas in die Schlagzeilen. Der Grund: Die chinesische Volksbefreiungsarmee entsendete erstmals eigene Truppen nach Afrika, um vor Ort einen Militärstützpunkt fertig zu…

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JouWatch präsentiert die wahren Schuldigen der Migrantenkrise: NGOs und EGMR!

Die Ware der NGO Foto: Brainbitch/ Flickr/ https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/ Im Jahr 2012 fällte der Europäische Menschengerichtshof ein für Europa folgenschweres Urteil. Im Fall Hirsi Jamaa entschied er im Sinne von Menschenrechtsorganisationen gegen die Gesetzgebung der Mitgliedsstaaten und bereitete damit Millionen von Mittelmeer-Bootsreisenden den Weg, illegal und ungehindert den Kontinent zu stürmen. Von Marilla Slominski Manch einer fragt…

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Chinese Troops Moving Next Door to U.S. Base in Horn of Africa

Rivals winning influence as Trump chooses bombs over bread across continent. By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos • July 24, 2017 Soldiers of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army 1st Amphibious Mechanized Infantry Division prepare to provide Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff a demonstration during visit to the unit in China in 2011.(DoD photo by Mass…

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TRUMP THROWS WRENCH IN U.N. PLAN TO ‘REPLACE’ U.S. POPULATION

http://www.wnd.com/author/liamclancy/ Most Somali refugees start out here, at the United Nations Daadab refugee camp on the Kenya-Somalia border. Between 5.000 and 11,000 Somalis per year are sent to the United States and distributed to dozens of cities, along with thousands of other U.N.-selected ‘refugees’ from Syria, Sudan, Iraq and Afghanistan. WASHINGTON – In the last…

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