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  1. 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 ...

  2. Reality, sans politics

    Posted Aug 21st 2009, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... relate first-hand what life in the North was like; here was the fourth. What I had just been told did not fit my image of North Korea. A stream of wide-eyed questions ensued. Is starvation ... as they left school, as in other countries. Poverty and starvation were not evident (which is not to say that they do not exist). The beer was highly drinkable. Security was not excessive. ...

  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. Starving children before bureaucracy

    Posted Mar 31st 2007, 12:00am by Tom Plate

    ... Tom Plate In North Korea many children go to bed hungry and malnourished, and wake up in even worse shape. How many of them there are, no one knows for sure. But there is no doubt that there are a lot, and that they need food now. None are yet card-carrying members of the ruling Korean Workers' Party, and by the time they are grown up- assuming they don't die of starvation ...

  5. N Korea's madness has a method

    Posted Mar 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that has repeatedly shown it is prepared to impoverish its own people to the point of starvation rather than risk opening even a crack in its limpet-tight doors. It has yet to retract its threat ...

  6. Flawed split sowed seeds of war

    Posted Jan 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... shortage in North Korea. Between 300,000 and 800,000 people died, probably more from hunger-related diseases than actual starvation. This famine has always been used by Western powers to show how ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Child abduction highlights plight of stateless race

    Posted Apr 18th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... a tip-off, police on Sunday rescued Yin from a Rohingya couple who were hiding him in a state of semi-starvation at a squatter colony on the edge of the capital. Police said the couple, now ...



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