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  1. What drives desperate men to risk everything

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Shaikh Azizur Rahman in New Delhi It's a sea journey with potentially deadly consequences: drowning, or a slow torturous death by thirst, exposure and starvation. But it's a risk hundreds of Rohingya men have been willing to take to reach Malaysia, where promises of work and relative freedom from persecution await. But the stakes have been raised. For the first time, ...

  2. Seeing cheap votes in an Armenian 'genocide'

    Posted Oct 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Donald Kirk

    ... of them in battle, in freezing weather or from starvation and disease. The Democrat-dominated committee, sending the bill for a vote by the full House, has embarrassed the US government. It needs ... or starvation or have frozen to death - the same fates that befell the Armenians in Turkey. It's unlikely, however, that the committee will display such courage. Perhaps Democrats are waiting ...

  3. Crews held by N.Koreans return home

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... had returned and were receiving medical treatment after enduring almost two weeks of confinement, starvation and mental and physical abuse in North Korea. He was deeply shocked by his ...

  4. Asia must play role in East Timor's future

    Posted Jun 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Indonesia invaded in 1975 on the pretext of defeating communism after colonial power Portugal abandoned the territory and the world stood by, even through the deaths from murder and starvation ...

  5. Japan's abnormal behaviour

    Posted Apr 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to escape starvation. Any visitor to a major Chinese city can witness the proliferation of Japanese products and culture on the mainland, proving the Chinese do not hate the Japanese. I am all ...

  6. World wants to know what made Duch a killer

    Posted Aug 04th 2007, 12:00am by Anne Hyland

    ... people through overwork, starvation, illness or execution, as the Khmer Rouge pursued its crazed ideology, stunned the world. Now Cambodians want answers from Duch, who was earlier this week ...

  7. The Dragon and the Foreign Devils

    Posted Apr 01st 2007, 12:00am by Peter Ritter

    ... adieu to the discipline and safety of the ship.' Periodically, as dynasties waned, corrupt, self-interested courtiers would steer the ship onto the rocks, leading to mass starvation, war, ...

  8. The orphans of Manchukuo

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the region, 80,000 died. Those who were not killed succumbed to disease, starvation or suicide. They were the victims of the ambition of their military leaders. Suzuki was one of the thousands left ...

  9. Escaped converts

    Posted Feb 07th 2004, 12:00am by Paul Moon, Paul Mooney

    ... and 'deliberate starvation-level food rations'. He also describes 'guilt-by-association imprisonment for up to three generations of supposed wrongdoers' families'. Some ...



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