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Westgate Questions and Kenya’s Misled Media

NYPD report sheds light on mall attack misinformation, while new laws bring the press in line.

NYPD report suggests the four Westgate Mall attackers may have escaped during the mall chaos
NYPD report suggests the four Westgate Mall attackers may have escaped during the mall chaos

By Aljazeera,

The world looked on as al-Shabab gunmen stormed the popular Westgate Mall on September 21 in a brazen attack for what the group said was retaliation for Kenya’s military operations in Somalia.

As the crisis unravelled over the next three days, Kenyans’ despair turned to puzzlement as increasingly befuddled government ministries and officials contradicted each other over the situation. Continue reading Westgate Questions and Kenya’s Misled Media

Eritrea, Sudan Sign Several Cooperation Agreements

“The borders drawn by the colonialists will not be a barrier to prevent communication and development between our two brotherly peoples” – President Al-Bashir

Eritrea and Sudan: Paving the steps to economic integration

By News Agencies,

Sudan and Eritrea have concluded an agreement on joint cooperation in the fields of minerals and related industries in the two countries, says Sudanese Minister of Minerals Kamal Abdul-Latif.

The agreement was reached at a meeting here this week between Sudanese President Omer Al Bashir, and his Eritrean counterpart, President Isiasi Afewerki.

The meeting, which was also attended by a number of ministers of both sides, reviewed ways of enhancing the cooperation in the mining sector between Sudan and Eritrea. Continue reading Eritrea, Sudan Sign Several Cooperation Agreements

Bomb Found Near Ethiopian Embassy in Moscow

Package contains homemade bomb

By Voice of Russia,

The suspicious package found near the Ethiopian Embassy in downtown Moscow late last week appeared to be a homemade bomb, a source from the law enforcement authorities said.

The package with a cell phone attached to it was found near garbage containers in Orlovo-Davydovsky Side-Street not far from the Ethiopian Embassy and kindergarten No. 1257 last Friday, he said. Continue reading Bomb Found Near Ethiopian Embassy in Moscow

How the UN is Used to Destroy African Sovereignty

“No nation in the world can forward its interest alone or through the UN if it does not serve the interest of the US. It is US interest or no interest.”

By Amanuel Biedemariam,

It is impossible to try to put in layman’s language the way United Nations (UN) works. To understand it, one need to explore the core values, the purposes the organization bases its foundation, and compare it to how it is functioning currently.

The UN was established by the United States in collaboration with England at the height of Second World War. Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill spent a great deal of time in Washington crafting the language and the framework for an organization that has become a major tool to further the agenda of Western nations led by the US.  Continue reading How the UN is Used to Destroy African Sovereignty