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AllAfrica.com
'Progress, but Many Challenges Remain' - UN Expert On Human Rightsthe State Minister of Defence, the State Minister of Finance, the Chief Justice
'Progress, but Many Challenges Remain' - UN Expert On Human Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the State Minister of Defence, the State Minister of Finance, the Chief Justice and representatives of the judiciary, the Advisory Council for Human Rights, the National Commission for Human Rights, Parliamentarians, the Commissioner-General of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tertiary Institution Council AppointmentsFriday, 29 April 2016, 10:26 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Steven
Tertiary Institution Council Appointments
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Friday, 29 April 2016, 10:26 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Steven JoyceMinister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment29 April 2016 Tertiary... Read more
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Daily Press
Middle Peninsula leaders consider regional economic development"Finally a tool we can use for economic development." Hodges has worked with t
Middle Peninsula leaders consider regional economic development
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
"Finally a tool we can use for economic development." Hodges has worked with the Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission to draft a resolution that must be approved by each locality's board or council in order to join the as yet... Read more
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The Financial Express
Unshackling the power sectorin the Constitution. The Centre controls all fuels (coal, oil & gas, nuclear).
Unshackling the power sector
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
in the Constitution. The Centre controls all fuels (coal, oil & gas, nuclear). In electricity, it controls all central-government-owned undertakings, enterprises that supply more than one state, interstate transmission and trading. State... Read more
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The Advocate
Returning New Orleans charter schools to local control a step closer to becoming realitycharter schools in New Orleans during a stormy Louisiana House hearing debating
Returning New Orleans charter schools to local control a step closer to becoming reality
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
charter schools in New Orleans during a stormy Louisiana House hearing debating a move to return the city’s schools to local control. Even with the move, charter schools would retain much of their autonomy. Parents and critics voiced concerns... Read more
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The Advocate
Returning New Orleans charter schools to local control a step closer to becoming realitycharter schools in New Orleans during a stormy Louisiana House hearing debating
Returning New Orleans charter schools to local control a step closer to becoming reality
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
charter schools in New Orleans during a stormy Louisiana House hearing debating a move to return the city’s schools to local control. Even with the move, charter schools would retain much of their autonomy. Parents and critics voiced concerns... Read more
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Weston Mercury
How did Weston-Mare get its name?to send their patients here. Almost overnight the village assumed the stature o
How did Weston-Mare get its name?
Weston Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
to send their patients here. Almost overnight the village assumed the stature of a town,In next to no time it had its own government, a Town Hall, newspapers, churches, and what not. But in mentioning this I am pushing on a little too fast. The... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Analysis: Texas Lawmaker Suggests Giving Sunset a Ride - Analysis: Texas Lawmaker Suggests Giving Sunset a Ride by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune April 27 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column cl...doesn’t necessarily want to kill the Legislature’s periodic examinations of sta
Analysis: Texas Lawmaker Suggests Giving Sunset a Ride - Analysis: Texas Lawmaker Suggests Giving Sunset a Ride by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune April 27 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column cl...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
doesn’t necessarily want to kill the Legislature’s periodic examinations of state agencies, but he would like to give the government’s reviewers a taste of their own medicine. That medicine can be fatal — at least in theory. Agencies that don’t... Read more
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dna
Cut Censor Board's powers to block films: Panel headed by Shyam Benegalforeign States, public order, decency or morality, or involves defamation or co
Cut Censor Board's powers to block films: Panel headed by Shyam Benegal
dna / Posted 3 days ago
foreign States, public order, decency or morality, or involves defamation or contempt of court or is likely to incite the commission of any offence." The report stated a film can be sent to a revising committee for examination once again, on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unpacking the Harambee Prosperity Plan - Part 3counter cyclical policies during periods of economic downturns of global recess
Unpacking the Harambee Prosperity Plan - Part 3
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
counter cyclical policies during periods of economic downturns of global recessions. Economic transformation focuses on local value addition through the full implementation of the 'Growth at Home' strategy by putting in place a broad-based... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Hot take: Louisville releases plan to tackle urban heatby encouraging white roofs, planting trees and giving building owners incentive
Hot take: Louisville releases plan to tackle urban heat
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
by encouraging white roofs, planting trees and giving building owners incentives to be more energy efficient. And Metro government should adopt an ordinance that protects the current tree canopy and seeks to increase it. Those are the top... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Home Affairs Dept Budget Vote 2016-17tireless, ethical and innovative to deliver quality services in a manner that i
Minister Malusi Gigaba - Home Affairs Dept Budget Vote 2016-17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
tireless, ethical and innovative to deliver quality services in a manner that is convenient and enduring. The notion that government is boring and how we deliver services is itself devoid of innovation and new ideas is being negated in practice in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Concerns Over Abandoned Projects in Kogiproject, concerns are also being raised over the abandonment of another housing
Concerns Over Abandoned Projects in Kogi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
project, concerns are also being raised over the abandonment of another housing project situated along Banda road in Lokoja Local Government Area. The project which was said to have been awarded during the tenure of former governor Ibrahim Idris... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How SEC Is Unlocking the Potential in Financial MarketsThe Securities and Exchange Commission understands that Nigerian capital market
How SEC Is Unlocking the Potential in Financial Markets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Securities and Exchange Commission understands that Nigerian capital market has the potential to serve as a catalyst for getting more people into the financial services industry. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) understands that... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Pro-tenant convention elects slate of candidates for November election Sundayand improve communication with landlords. Tregub, the vice chair of both the c
Pro-tenant convention elects slate of candidates for November election Sunday
The Daily Californian / Posted 5 days ago
and improve communication with landlords. Tregub, the vice chair of both the city Zoning Adjustments Board and Housing Advisory Commission, aims to enhance the rent board’s outreach to more of the Berkeley community, specifically to campus... Read more
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The Star
Rahman Dahlan challenges Guan Eng to sue him for defamationafter the Penang Chief Minister claimed that he “chickened out” of his debate c
Rahman Dahlan challenges Guan Eng to sue him for defamation
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
after the Penang Chief Minister claimed that he “chickened out” of his debate challenge. The Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister said that Lim was talking like an “uncivilised street hustler” rather than observing the decorum of... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela runs up $1 billion debt for late shipping containersaccording to documents seen by Reuters. That higher cost creates an additional
Venezuela runs up $1 billion debt for late shipping containers
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
according to documents seen by Reuters. That higher cost creates an additional difficulty for President Nicolas Maduro's government, which is struggling with triple-digit inflation and chronic product shortages reminiscent of the former Soviet... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Solar-powered plane heading toward Californiagetting the assistance. The Democratic governor's executive order, issued Thurs
Solar-powered plane heading toward California
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
getting the assistance. The Democratic governor's executive order, issued Thursday, starts the requirement July 1. Traffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink CenterTraffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Chinese Space Agency planning trips to Mars by 2020on the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on th
Chinese Space Agency planning trips to Mars by 2020
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
on the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on the Martha Street at Florence Street. Traffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink CenterTraffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Trump Caitlyn Jenner "Can use any bathroom at Trump Toweron the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on th
Trump Caitlyn Jenner "Can use any bathroom at Trump Tower
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
on the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on the Martha Street at Florence Street. Traffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink CenterTraffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink... Read more
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MLive.com
Why Michigan lead reforms don't call for even lower action levelsampled customer taps, Edwards argued for 10 ppb — a World Health Organization
Why Michigan lead reforms don't call for even lower action level
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
sampled customer taps, Edwards argued for 10 ppb — a World Health Organization threshold that's lower than what the federal government requires. "It's a judgment call," said Edwards, who, along with Flint doctor Mona Hatta-Attisha was just named on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Anxiety As Ondo Conducts LG PollsThe submission of the opposition Political parties in Ondo in respect of this S
Anxiety As Ondo Conducts LG Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The submission of the opposition Political parties in Ondo in respect of this Saturday's Local government elections across the 18 council areas of the state is that it would be a selection rather than an election. They hinged their submission on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 13 April 2016in the Eastern Cape, to assess progress made on the implementation of the Opera
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 13 April 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
in the Eastern Cape, to assess progress made on the implementation of the Operation Phakisa: Oceans Economy initiative. Government has unlocked investments amounting to about R17 billion in the Oceans Economy. Since its inception, over 4 500... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Texas Bridge could shine againon the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on th
Texas Bridge could shine again
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
on the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on the Martha Street at Florence Street. Traffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink CenterTraffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Foreign exchange student finds second home in Louisianaon the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on th
Foreign exchange student finds second home in Louisiana
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
on the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on the Martha Street at Florence Street. Traffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink CenterTraffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Shreveport police investigate deadly shooting in Mooretownon the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on th
Shreveport police investigate deadly shooting in Mooretown
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
on the Martha Street at Florence Street. It happened just after midnight on the Martha Street at Florence Street. Traffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink CenterTraffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Traffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink Center The doors will open for the show at 6 p.m. with the concert scheduled to begi
Traffic advisory for Carrie Underwood concert at Centurylink Center
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
The doors will open for the show at 6 p.m. with the concert scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. The doors will open... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Greenon looking at new building project again | Enon, OH NewsGreenon Local School District leaders are starting the planning process to hope
Greenon looking at new building project again | Enon, OH News
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Greenon Local School District leaders are starting the planning process to hopefully build new schools. The school board has met with architects and representatives of the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission in recent weeks and will present... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgia�s PM Addresses PACEduring the question and answer session with lawmakers from the Council of Europ
Georgia�s PM Addresses PACE
Civil Georgia / Posted 8 days ago
during the question and answer session with lawmakers from the Council of Europe’s member states, Kvirikashvili stressed government’s “strong determination to hold one of the best, free and fair elections in the history of Georgia” in October of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Rob Davies - Trade and Industry Dept Budget Vote NCOP 2016-17steel glut and, a few weeks ago, Prime-Minister David Cameron called on UK indu
Minister Rob Davies - Trade and Industry Dept Budget Vote NCOP 2016-17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
steel glut and, a few weeks ago, Prime-Minister David Cameron called on UK industry to support British Steel through buying local! I want to assure Honourable Members that the South African government has been taking no holiday on this issue and... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Cycle of 
uncertainty: ICE worksite inspections in the Santa Maria Valley disrupt farmers and laborers and put a fragile economy at riskneeded but not likely to occur anytime soon. A ‘cumbersome’ process According
Cycle of 
uncertainty: ICE worksite inspections in the Santa Maria Valley disrupt farmers and laborers and put a fragile economy at risk
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 9 days ago
needed but not likely to occur anytime soon. A ‘cumbersome’ process According to the Santa Maria Economic Development Commission, agriculture is a major player in Northern Santa Barbara County, accounting for more than 20,000 jobs. If what... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CACounty supervisor seats up for grabs, the election could change the board's pol
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 9 days ago
County supervisor seats up for grabs, the election could change the board's political makeupBy NEW TIMES STAFF As far as local politics go, the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors reigns supreme. Among its many powers, it holds land-use... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKChurch; $7. Help Hotline Crisis Center, hosting community training on public a
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 9 days ago
Church; $7. Help Hotline Crisis Center, hosting community training on public access to its database, 8:30-10 a.m., Government Services Building, 7989 Dickey Drive. Pre-registration required at tmarian@helphotline.org or... Read more
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ABC News
AP: S. Korea Covered up Mass Abuse, Killings of 'Vagrants'to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
AP: S. Korea Covered up Mass Abuse, Killings of 'Vagrants'
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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The Signal
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'
The Signal / Posted 9 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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Newsmax
South Korea's Vagrants Abuse at Brothers Compound Worse Than Reportedto date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
South Korea's Vagrants Abuse at Brothers Compound Worse Than Reported
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Candidate Koenig touts his experience on boardsAs a candidate for the Nye County District II Commission seat, John Koenig beli
Candidate Koenig touts his experience on boards
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 10 days ago
As a candidate for the Nye County District II Commission seat, John Koenig believes his decades of management experience and problem solving provide him with the credentials to take on the position. Koenig’s 12-year residency in the community came... Read more
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International Business Times
Scottish election 2016: Read SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon's full speech for manifesto launch is a document brimming with ideas and policies to move our country forward. It
Scottish election 2016: Read SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon's full speech for manifesto launch
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
is a document brimming with ideas and policies to move our country forward. It is the most ambitious programme for government that the SNP has ever published and I am proud to put it before the Scottish people today. And make no mistake -... Read more
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Al.com
Investigation: South Korea's abuse of 'vagrants' before Seoul Olympics vicious, widespreadto date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
Investigation: South Korea's abuse of 'vagrants' before Seoul Olympics vicious, widespread
Al.com / Posted 10 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'that the secrecy around Brothers has persisted for decades because of a cover-u
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 10 days ago
that the secrecy around Brothers has persisted for decades because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government.(Committee Against Institutionalizing Disabled Persons via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT, NO SALES, NO ARCHIVE In this... Read more
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ABC News
AP: S. Korea Covered up Mass Abuse, Killings of 'Vagrants'to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
AP: S. Korea Covered up Mass Abuse, Killings of 'Vagrants'
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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The News & Observer
Raleigh City Council calls for repeal of HB2for repeal of HB2 Controversial state law “does not reflect Raleigh’s values”
Raleigh City Council calls for repeal of HB2
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
for repeal of HB2 Controversial state law “does not reflect Raleigh’s values” Council move comes less than a week after advisory board recommendation Mayor’s statement in March didn’t take HB2 stance The Raleigh City Council, shown here in a... Read more
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The Mercury News
'Shadow government?' No, it's emergency 'standby' City Council servicemy judgment," said Alpert, a retired AT&T director of technology and current me
'Shadow government?' No, it's emergency 'standby' City Council service
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
my judgment," said Alpert, a retired AT&T director of technology and current member of the city's Economic Development Advisory Committee. Alpert is top-ranked among the three people Clarkson has chosen to assume his council duties should an... Read more
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New York Post
South Korea covered up mass murder of vagrants before 1988 Olympicsto date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
South Korea covered up mass murder of vagrants before 1988 Olympics
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
South Korea's dark secrets revealedto date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
South Korea's dark secrets revealed
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
South Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
South Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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Business Insider
South Korea covered up the mass abuse and killings of child 'vagrants' for the 1988 Olympicsto date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
South Korea covered up the mass abuse and killings of child 'vagrants' for the 1988 Olympics
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'
The Record Searchlight / Posted 11 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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Boston Herald
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-
AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
to date for the rapes and killings at the Brothers compound because of a cover-up orchestrated at the highest levels of government, the AP found. Two early attempts to investigate were suppressed by senior officials who went on to thrive in... Read more
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