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AllAfrica.com
Rights Group Accuses Burundian Security Forces of TortureJust days after Burundian President Pierre Nkurunuziza was sworn in for a contr
Rights Group Accuses Burundian Security Forces of Torture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Just days after Burundian President Pierre Nkurunuziza was sworn in for a controversial third term, rights group Amnesty International claims his security forces used iron bars and acid to silence pre-election dissent. DW spoke to Sarah Jackson,... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Burundi govt used acid to torture oppositionBURUNDI security forces used iron bars and acid to force confessions and crush
Burundi govt used acid to torture opposition
New Zimbabwe / Posted 4 days ago
BURUNDI security forces used iron bars and acid to force confessions and crush opposition during President Pierre Nkurunziza's successful bid for a third term in office, Amnesty International said on Monday. Testimonies recorded by Amnesty in the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Burundi used acid and iron bars to torture opposition: AmnestyTestimonies recorded by Amnesty in the report accuse both the police and Nation
Burundi used acid and iron bars to torture opposition: Amnesty
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
Testimonies recorded by Amnesty in the report accuse both the police and National Intelligence Service (SNR) of carrying out "torture and other ill-treatment" since April 2015 against people suspected of participating in protests against Nkurunziza's... Read more
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International Business Times
Burundi: Tensions grow with government of Rwanda as more arrests are reported Public tensions between the governments of Burundi and Rwanda have risen after
Burundi: Tensions grow with government of Rwanda as more arrests are reported
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Public tensions between the governments of Burundi and Rwanda have risen after it emerged that many Rwandan nationals are being held by Burundian security agencies. On Saturday 22 August, Rwandan Minister of Foreign Affairs Louise Mushikiwabo posted... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘If you don't confess, we'll kill you’AFPA man is detained by a Burundi policeman during a scuffle with residents on
‘If you don't confess, we'll kill you’
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
AFPA man is detained by a Burundi policeman during a scuffle with residents on June 27, 2015. Picture: Marco Longari Bujumbura - Burundi security forces used iron bars and acid to force confessions and crush opposition during President Pierre... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Burundi used acid and iron bars to torture opposition: AmnestyNAIROBI: Burundi security forces used iron bars and acid to force confessions a
Burundi used acid and iron bars to torture opposition: Amnesty
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
NAIROBI: Burundi security forces used iron bars and acid to force confessions and crush opposition during President Pierre Nkurunziza's successful bid for a third term in office, Amnesty International said Monday (Aug 24). Testimonies recorded by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Probe May Not Get to the Bottom of 2013 Poll Tender MessPAC will have to be clinical and ruthless in its approach to address the rot at
MPs Probe May Not Get to the Bottom of 2013 Poll Tender Mess
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
PAC will have to be clinical and ruthless in its approach to address the rot at IEBC. The members must undertake contextual research ahead of their meetings with accounting officers lest they continue to be bewildered by off-hand, weak and naïve... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KRA Tightens Rules On Sale of EthanolThe Kenya Revenue Authority has introduced a new measures to regulate the impor
KRA Tightens Rules On Sale of Ethanol
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Kenya Revenue Authority has introduced a new measures to regulate the importation, manufacturing and sale of ethanol to stem use of the product in making illicit alcohol. Under a fresh round of measures, only companies registered under the... Read more
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donga.com
donga.com[English donga]Opposition lawmaker Kwon Eun-hee turned into a defendant . AUGUST 21, 2015 07:1
donga.com[English donga]
donga.com / Posted 8 days ago
Opposition lawmaker Kwon Eun-hee turned into a defendant . AUGUST 21, 2015 07:15. . An opposition lawmaker claimed Thursday that "innocence declared for the ruling, guilt found for the opposition," based on a saying that "innocence declared for the... Read more
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Gossip on This!
North Korea Vice-Premier Choe Yong-gon Executed by Kim Jong-unThe news comes just days after North Korea announced that they were setting the
North Korea Vice-Premier Choe Yong-gon Executed by Kim Jong-un
Gossip on This! / Posted 13 days ago
The news comes just days after North Korea announced that they were setting their clocks back 30 minutes starting August 15th to create a new timezone called “Pyongyang time” in an effort to break away from a standard put in place by “wicked Japanese... Read more
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World Tribune
N. Korea said plotting military provocation to counter 'unusual' unrestN. Korea said plotting military provocation to counter ‘unusual’ unrest SEOUL
N. Korea said plotting military provocation to counter 'unusual' unrest
World Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
N. Korea said plotting military provocation to counter ‘unusual’ unrest SEOUL — North Korea has prepared a massive military parade and most likely military provocations in a bid to stabilize the ruling elite and the public, military and government... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘North Korea firing squad executes vice premier’ | Irish Examiner North Korea’s vice premier was executed by firing squad th
‘North Korea firing squad executes vice premier’
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
| Irish Examiner North Korea’s vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the policies of the country’s leader... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
North Korea vice-premier 'executed in new purge'Yonhap News Agency cited an unnamed source saying the 63-year-old Choe Yong Gon
North Korea vice-premier 'executed in new purge'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
Yonhap News Agency cited an unnamed source saying the 63-year-old Choe Yong Gon, a former delegate for North-South co-operation, had been executed, another death of a senior official in a series of high-level purges since Kim Jong-un took charge in... Read more
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FOX News
Lawmaker: SKorea spy agency says North Korea executed defense minister with anti-aircraft fireFILE - In this July 18, 2012, file photo, then Vice Marshal Hyon Yong Chol appl
Lawmaker: SKorea spy agency says North Korea executed defense minister with anti-aircraft fire
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
FILE - In this July 18, 2012, file photo, then Vice Marshal Hyon Yong Chol applauds during a meeting in Pyongyang, North Korea. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered his defense chief Hyon Yong Chol executed with an anti-aircraft gun for... Read more
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Rappler
Agence France-Presse condemns Burundi inaction after journalist beatingPARIS, France – Agence France-Presse (AFP) and Radio France International (RFI)
Agence France-Presse condemns Burundi inaction after journalist beating
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
PARIS, France – Agence France-Presse (AFP) and Radio France International (RFI) on Wednesday, August 12, condemned the "total lack" of reaction by Burundi after their correspondent Esdras Ndikumana was detained and tortured by security forces. "The... Read more
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Calgary Sun
North Korea’s vice premier executed by firing squadSEOUL - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after
North Korea’s vice premier executed by firing squad
Calgary Sun / Posted 16 days ago
SEOUL - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the policies of the country's leader Kim Jong Un, a South Korean media report said on Wednesday. Yonhap News Agency cited an unnamed source as... Read more
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The Huffington Post
North Korea Reportedly Executes Vice Prime MinisterSEOUL, Aug 12 (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squ
North Korea Reportedly Executes Vice Prime Minister
The Huffington Post / Posted 16 days ago
SEOUL, Aug 12 (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the policies of the country's leader Kim Jong Un, a South Korean media report said on Wednesday. Yonhap News Agency cited an... Read more
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Daily Mail
North Korean vice premier 'executed by firing squad for opposing Kim'The great North Korean bloodletting claims its latest victim: Now the country's
North Korean vice premier 'executed by firing squad for opposing Kim'
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
The great North Korean bloodletting claims its latest victim: Now the country's vice premier 'is executed by firing squad after opposing Kim Jong-Un's forestry policies' Choe Yong-Gon was last seen in North Korea's state media in December Comes... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
North Korea executes vice premierYonhap News Agency cited an unnamed source as saying that the 63-year-old Choe
North Korea executes vice premier
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
Yonhap News Agency cited an unnamed source as saying that the 63-year-old Choe Yong Gon, a former delegate for North-South cooperation, was executed, marking another death of a senior official in a series of high-level purges since Kim Jong Un took... Read more
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Yahoo News
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: Yonhap SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad thi
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: Yonhap
Yahoo News / Posted 16 days ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the policies of the country's leader Kim Jong Un, a South Korean... Read more
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WA Today
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: YonhapChoe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun dur
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: Yonhap
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
Choe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun during a dinner at a hotel in Seoul in March 2004. Photo: AP Seoul: North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the... Read more
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Canberra Times
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: YonhapChoe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun dur
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: Yonhap
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
Choe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun during a dinner at a hotel in Seoul in March 2004. Photo: AP Seoul: North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: YonhapChoe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun dur
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: Yonhap
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
Choe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun during a dinner at a hotel in Seoul in March 2004. Photo: AP Seoul: North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the... Read more
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The Age
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: YonhapChoe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun dur
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: Yonhap
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
Choe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun during a dinner at a hotel in Seoul in March 2004. Photo: AP Seoul: North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: YonhapChoe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun dur
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader: Yonhap
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Choe Yong-gon in talks with South Korean Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun during a dinner at a hotel in Seoul in March 2004. Photo: AP Seoul: North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with Jong-Un Published: 12 August 2015 6:54 PM South Korean conservative activists hold a
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with Jong-Un
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 16 days ago
Published: 12 August 2015 6:54 PM South Korean conservative activists hold an anti-North Korea rally denouncing landmine blasts at Imjingak peace park near the demilitarised zone... Read more
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Business Insider
North Korea reportedly executed its vice premier by firing squad after showing discontent with Kim Jong UnSEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this
North Korea reportedly executed its vice premier by firing squad after showing discontent with Kim Jong Un
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the policies of the country's leader Kim Jong Un, a South Korean media report said on Wednesday. Yonhap News Agency cited an unnamed... Read more
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The Star
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader - YonhapSEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this
North Korea executes vice premier for discontent with leader - Yonhap
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the policies of the country's leader Kim Jong Un, a South Korean media report said on Wednesday. Yonhap News Agency cited an unnamed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
It Is Time to Ensure That All the Victims of Post-Election Violence Receive JusticePresident Obama's historic visit to Kenya came at an important crossroads for t
It Is Time to Ensure That All the Victims of Post-Election Violence Receive Justice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
President Obama's historic visit to Kenya came at an important crossroads for the country. While much of the attention of the media was directed at Mr Obama's Kenyan roots, for many, the US President's emphasis on justice for all Kenyans is what... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
For All Kenyans to Be Equal, Kenyatta Must Move Beyond Words On JusticePresident Obama's historic visit to Kenya came at an important crossroads for t
For All Kenyans to Be Equal, Kenyatta Must Move Beyond Words On Justice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
President Obama's historic visit to Kenya came at an important crossroads for the country. While much of the attention of the press was directed at Obama's Kenyan roots, for many, Obama's emphasis on justice for all Kenyans is what will be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
For Equality, Uhuru Must Move Beyond Words on JusticePresident Obama's historic visit to Kenya came at an important crossroads for t
For Equality, Uhuru Must Move Beyond Words on Justice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
President Obama's historic visit to Kenya came at an important crossroads for the country. While much of the attention of the press was directed at Obama's Kenyan roots, for many, Obama's emphasis on justice for all Kenyans is what will be... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bulgaria puts former top spy behind barsSOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — A military court has sentenced Bulgaria's former intelli
Bulgaria puts former top spy behind bars
Bennington Banner / Posted 21 days ago
SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — A military court has sentenced Bulgaria's former intelligence chief, Kircho Kirov, to 10 years in prison and half of his property to be confiscated for embezzling millions in public funds. The court said Friday that this was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Spate of Arbitrary Arrests, TortureNairobi — Burundian intelligence officials, police, and youth from the ruling p
Spate of Arbitrary Arrests, Torture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Nairobi — Burundian intelligence officials, police, and youth from the ruling party have arbitrarily arrested and ill-treated scores of suspected opponents. Officials accuse many of the mostly young men arrested of trying to leave the country and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cord Heads to Court Over NYS 'Militarisation'CORD is gearing up for another legal showdown with President Uhuru Kenyatta, th
Cord Heads to Court Over NYS 'Militarisation'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
CORD is gearing up for another legal showdown with President Uhuru Kenyatta, this time over the alleged unconstitutionality of at least three proposed laws churned out by the Jubilee-dominated Parliament. The Star has established the Cord team is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mob Kills NIS Officer in Buru BuruA National Intelligence Service officer was killed by a mob in Bu‎ruburu on Sun
Mob Kills NIS Officer in Buru Buru
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
A National Intelligence Service officer was killed by a mob in Bu‎ruburu on Sunday evening. Anthony Kimathi, who was based at the NIS headquarters in Ruaraka, died at a city hospital while receiving treatment. Buruburu CID boss Henry Kiambati said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Team Formed to Crack Down On Dangerous LiquorThe government is seeking to tighten the regulation of alcoholic drinks by havi
Team Formed to Crack Down On Dangerous Liquor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
The government is seeking to tighten the regulation of alcoholic drinks by having all manufacturing plants inspected and an audit done on their brands to determine their suitability for consumption. Consequently, a taskforce including... Read more
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International Business Times
Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders slams alleged attack against AFP reporterMedia watchdog Reporters Without Borders has slammed an alleged assault against
Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders slams alleged attack against AFP reporter
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders has slammed an alleged assault against an Agence France-Presse and Radio France Internationale (RFI) reporter in Burundi. Burundian journalist and AFP correspondent Esdras Ndikumana claims he was kidnapped by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Journalists Attacked in BujumburaReporters Without Borders condemns the severe beating that Esdras Ndikumana, a
Journalists Attacked in Bujumbura
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Reporters Without Borders condemns the severe beating that Esdras Ndikumana, a respected journalist working for Radio France Internationale and Agence France-Presse, received from members of the security forces yesterday in Bujumbura, and urges the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Outcry after journalist beaten in BurundiEsdras Ndikumana, a prominent Burundian journalist who works for Agence France-
Outcry after journalist beaten in Burundi
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 25 days ago
Esdras Ndikumana, a prominent Burundian journalist who works for Agence France-Presse and Radio France Internationale (RFI), said he was held for around two hours, during which he said he was subjected to severe beatings on his back, legs and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Bill Seeks to Hide How KDF Spends Budget BillionsA Bill proposes to give President Uhuru Kenyatta sweeping powers to extend the
New Bill Seeks to Hide How KDF Spends Budget Billions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
A Bill proposes to give President Uhuru Kenyatta sweeping powers to extend the terms of top Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) chiefs by one year. The Bill has been tabled in the National Assembly and proposes to shield the military from any form of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Task Force Formed in Renewed Fight Against Illegal BrewsA task force has been formed to audit alcoholic drinks in the country as part o
Task Force Formed in Renewed Fight Against Illegal Brews
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
A task force has been formed to audit alcoholic drinks in the country as part of government's effort to eradicate dangerous liquor. Interior CS Joseph Nkaissery said the team will visit and inspect all premises manufacturing alcoholic drinks and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Burundi in crisis as top general assassinatedThe general killed, Adolphe Nshimirimana, was widely seen as the crisis-hit cen
Burundi in crisis as top general assassinated
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 26 days ago
The general killed, Adolphe Nshimirimana, was widely seen as the crisis-hit central African nation's de facto internal security chief and even considered the regime's number-two. Police and witnesses said General Nshimirimana's pick-up was hit by... Read more
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donga.com
donga.com[English donga]A spy whom Israel never gives up . JULY 31, 2015 07:15. . Spies in movies or no
donga.com[English donga]
donga.com / Posted 29 days ago
A spy whom Israel never gives up . JULY 31, 2015 07:15. . Spies in movies or novels such 007, Mata Hari and Mission Impossible are attractive. They are good-looking, have a computer-like brain and ability to make quick judgment of situations, get... Read more
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Calcutta News
Afghan government says Mullah Omar died in 2013 KABUL, Afghanistan - The Afghan government Wednesday surprised the world by d
Afghan government says Mullah Omar died in 2013
Calcutta News / Posted 30 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan - The Afghan government Wednesday surprised the world by declaring that Mullah Omar, the elusive spiritual leader of the Taliban, died more than two years ago in Pakistan. This is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BVT Tender Was Messed Up, Says Former IEBC Chief OswagoBy David Mwere and James Mbaka The National Assembly Public Accounts Committee
BVT Tender Was Messed Up, Says Former IEBC Chief Oswago
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
By David Mwere and James Mbaka The National Assembly Public Accounts Committee was told yesterday of how forces within government tried to influence the award of the Biometric Voter Registration kits contract. In a letter to Independent Electoral... Read more
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donga.com
donga.com[English donga]The marketplace economy in North Korea . JULY 28, 2015 07:17. . In South Korea,
donga.com[English donga]
donga.com / Posted 1 months ago
The marketplace economy in North Korea . JULY 28, 2015 07:17. . In South Korea, a person will be deemed wealthy if he or she lives in a luxury apartment, drives a Mercedes or a BMW, has an imported pet dog, owns a Samsung TV, and frequently eats out... Read more
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donga.com
donga.com[English donga]End political dispute over NIS� hacking . JULY 28, 2015 07:17. . When debriefin
donga.com[English donga]
donga.com / Posted 1 months ago
End political dispute over NIS� hacking . JULY 28, 2015 07:17. . When debriefing on pending issues at a closed session at the parliamentary Intelligence Committee on Monday, Lee Byung-ho, chief of the National Intelligence Service, explained the... Read more
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World Tribune
North Korea confirms new defense chief after predecessor's executionNorth Korea confirms new defense chief after predecessor’s execution Two month
North Korea confirms new defense chief after predecessor's execution
World Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
North Korea confirms new defense chief after predecessor’s execution Two months after South Korea’s intelligence agency tellingly disclosed the shocking execution of Kim Jong-Un’s defense chief Vice Marshal Hyon Yong-Chol by close-range... Read more
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World Tribune
Spyware that targeted Italy's Silvio Berlusconi deployed against Kim Jong-UnSpyware that targeted Italy’s Silvio Berlusconi deployed against Kim Jong-Un S
Spyware that targeted Italy's Silvio Berlusconi deployed against Kim Jong-Un
World Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Spyware that targeted Italy’s Silvio Berlusconi deployed against Kim Jong-Un SEOUL — Cyber espionage is the cutting edge of modern warfare. Think of all the great stuff intelligence agents learn from monitoring the conversations of just about... Read more

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