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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Why the United States should take the blame over Rwanda inaction

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:29am by Alex Lo

    ... not be praised but instead would have been rounded on for risking American lives in the name of faraway tribal violence. But that's too charitable; Clinton's sins went much further. A full ... be called a classic "category error". They were thinking Burundi (tribal violence) and Somalia (botched US humanitarian-military operations) instead of the Holocaust. Like old generals, ...

  2. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - STYLE CHECK JING ZHANG

    Magazine's 'domestic abuse' fashion shoot shows nothing but bad taste

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:45am by Jing Zhang

    ... Jing Zhang jing.zhang@scmp.com 'Domestic violence' photo shoot shows bad taste is in vogue Have you seen the last issue of Italian Vogue? If not, look online and Google "domestic violence" along with it. Franca Sozzani, the respected editor at Vogue Italia, decided to tackle the topic in the pages of her magazine, with a glossy fashion shoot featuring designer ...

  3. News - World - SOUTH SUDAN

    Brutal civil war leaves South Sudan on brink of collapse

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 12:27am by AFP

    ... is dragging in neighbouring countries. Over one million people have fled their homes, with violence worsening amid a renewed offensive by the rebel forces, as well as revenge attacks by multiple ... in the oil-rich but impoverished nation. "Ethnic targeting, communal mobilisation and spiralling violence quickly led to appalling levels of brutality against civilians," according to the ICG. ...

  4. News - World - VIOLENCE

    Prevalence of gun violence in PG-13 movies has tripled since mid-1980s

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 05:13am by WASHPOST

    ... The Washington Post Use of guns in PG-13 movies triples The prevalence of gun violence in top PG-13 films has more than tripled since the rating was introduced in the United States ... The PG-13 rating, introduced after an uproar over violence in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, indicates that parents should be "strongly cautioned" that some material may ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Mistrust of Maoming officials raises concern of chemical plant protesters

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 05:11am by Li Jing

    ... local officials' vow to solicit public feedback with scepticism. The city government of Maoming- buffeted by corruption scandals- has resorted to violence to disperse peaceful protesters, ... kept a lid on online dissent, with photos and video of police violence deleted from social media sites, according to residents. Maoming officials and police blamed the violence on a small group ...

  6. News - China - CIVIL RIGHTS

    Uygurs blame religious and cultural repression in Xinjiang for violence

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 11:25pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hotan Uygurs say they are not terrorists, but victims of religious intolerance Repression blamed for violence The central government has blamed a fiery attack ... the violence. The dusty city of Hotan on the edge of the Taklamakan Desert is 3,300 kilometres and a world away from Beijing's Forbidden City, the symbolic heart of the nation's power. Armed ...

  7. News - World - POLAND

    Russia demands Polish apology over embassy violence

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 09:01pm by Reuters

    ... in Monday’s violence, which followed a nationalist march. Russia also asked Poland to take steps to punish those responsible, protect Russian diplomatic buildings and “prevent a repeat ... that in addition to firecrackers, rioters threw bottles, stones and trash at the embassy and set fire to a police booth nearby. Some Russian officials saw the violence in the context of strains between ...

  8. News - China - SECURITY

    Attacks show dangerous trend of private grievances turning into public violence in China

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 11:32pm by Zhang Hong

    ... Zhang Hong in Beijing zhang.hong@scmp.com Latest attacks in busy places suggest angry mainlanders increasingly lashing out against society instead of those who wronged them Private grievances, public violence Deadly explosions outside the Shanxi Communist Party Committee offices in the provincial capital of Taiyuan on Wednesday show a trend of aggrieved persons seeking revenge ...

  9. News - World - NIGERIA

    Nigerian army says most of the 129 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram are still missing

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 10:25am by Reuters in Maidugari, Nigeria

    ... The raid on the Chibok school showed how the five-year-old Boko Haram insurgency has brought lawlessness to swathes of the semi-arid, poor region. Hundreds of people have been killed in violence ... The kidnapping occurred the same day a bomb blast, also blamed on Boko Haram, killed 75 people on the edge of the capital Abuja, stirring fears of violence spreading from the north of Africa’s most ...

  10. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Huge blast in Pakistan vegetable market threatens talks with Taliban

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 05:20pm by AFP

    ... talks A bomb tore through a bustling fruit and vegetable market in Islamabad yesterday, killing at least 20 people, police said, in the latest violence to hit government peace talks ... tries to negotiate an end to the Pakistani Taliban's campaign of violence. Talks began between government and Taliban in February, but more than 160 people have been killed in attacks since ...




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