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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Fleeing Uygurs caught using Rohingya trafficking networks are stuck in limbo

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by GABRIELLE PALUCH

    ... a terrorist- the central government claims Uygurs fleeing restive Xinjiang are trying to get to Syria to fight in the civil war alongside al-Qaeda and other extremist groups. Tumturk claims he has ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Up against the wall

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:03pm by Kit Gillet

    ... the Six-Day War. In 1967, Israel's army and air force routed forces sent by Egypt, Jordan, Syria and Iraq. Israel then took control of additional territory, including all of the once-partitioned ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Necessary evil

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by MCT

    ... killed in conflict and a nuclear arms race had begun. As we stand at the centenary of the outbreak of the first world war, with civil war raging in Syria, Russian tanks massing on Ukraine's ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm by Mark Peters

    ... Mark Peters Mark Peters Earlier this week, I was asked the pressing question: which would win in a fight between a polar bear and a grizzly? Yes, it was an extremely quiet night down at the pub and we'd already exhausted our musings on Syria, teenage obesity and the tragic and untimely death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. The table was split down the middle on which ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Toxic shock

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Wee Kek Koon Most people in the civilised world condemn the use of biochemical weapons, such as in the recent alleged gassing to death of more than 1,000 citizens in Syria. Weapons that use chemicals to poison the body’s biological functions and cause large numbers of fatalities are not a modern invention. The first recorded use of such methods of warfare in China was during ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Nov 23rd 2013, 11:18pm

    ... David Icke and Islamist militant leader Omar Bakri Muhammad … Syria-born Bakri, a high-profile Islamic radical once based in London, has been linked to al-Qaeda and, following the September 11 ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Film focus

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Mark Peters

    ... Baron Cohen, but his creation continues to have discomfiting parallels with real-life developments in the Middle East- not least those in Syria in recent weeks. After breaking onto television ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A new year, a new quiz

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 10:11pm by ALL

    ... that contained no meat whatsoever. 19) Primal Scream. 20) the Philippines, Egypt and Syria. 21) Alexander Louis. 22) Liverpool's Luis Suarez, who sank his teeth into an opponent on the pitch ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Higher purpose

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... countries, including war-torn Syria. "I am not tired; these are the best days of my life," Senad Hadzic (right), 47, said when reached by phone on a Saudi mobile number. He said he had covered some 5,700 kilometres in 314 days of walking through Bosnia, Serbia, Bulgaria, Turkey, Syria and Jordan as his pilgrimage to the Muslim holy city in southwestern Saudi Arabia, and carried ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESTINATION

    Eat, play, love- Beirut

    Posted Aug 12th 2012, 12:00am by OMAR MOUALLEM

    ... but mostly Beirutis, shopping and dining in a city suffering a devastating tourism season. After all, conflict is still raging nearby, about 85 kilometres away in Syria, and also in Lebanon itself, ... is small- about a third of the size of Taiwan- it takes just 45 minutes to drive from the western edge to Kab Elias, a town close to the eastern border with Syria. Our only public-transport option, ...




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