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Canadian Amanda Lindhout freed in Somalia

Canadian Amanda Lindhout freed in Somalia

Canadian reporter Amanda Lindhout has been freed, 15 months after she was snatched by gunmen in Somalia and held for ransom under "extremely oppressive" (...)

| November 2009 | 346 views

Peace Prize a 'call to action': Obama

Peace Prize a ’call to action’: Obama

U.S. President Barack Obama says he is deeply humbled by the Norwegian Nobel committee for selecting him as the winner of the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize and (...)

| October 2009 | 275 views

Western Union’s support for African education

Press Release Englewood, CO., September 14, 2009. The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leading provider of global payment services, continues its (...)

| September 2009 | 524 views

SLPP faces a tough fight in 2012

SLPP faces a tough fight in 2012

Commentary By Sekou Daouda Bangoura, New Jersey, USA. Immediately after his elevation to that much-coveted Ministry of Mineral Resources and Political (...)

| August 2009 | 1315 views

Obama pays tribute to Kennedy at funeral mass

Obama pays tribute to Kennedy at funeral mass

U.S. President Barack Obama listed the triumphs and tragedies in the life of Senator Edward Kennedy and praised his "spirit of resilience and good humour" (...)

| August 2009 | 558 views

Reconciliation in Iraq: Singular or Plural?

Reconciliation in Iraq: Singular or Plural?

Commentary By Mokhtar Lamani Senior visiting fellow, CIGI, Canada Former Ambassador and Special Envoy of the Arab League to Iraq. It is inappropriate (...)

| May 2009 | 675 views

BC Elections: Gordon Campbell re-elected

BC Elections: Gordon Campbell re-elected

B.C. premier-elect Gordon Campbell says reviving the province’s economy is his main task but other issues - such as health care and the environment - (...)

| May 2009 | 696 views