Daily Archives: 24 September 2013

The Nairobi mall terror siege

The terrorist attack and ensuing siege and hostage taking at the upscale Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, has been ongoing for several days, but Kenyan authorities announced today that all the hostages have been freed, although gunfire was still heard … Continue reading

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The Undiplomatic Diplomat – A Pallywood Production

An incident rather minor on the scale of violence usually occurring in the Middle East has been blown out of all proportion thanks to the participation of a very undiplomatic French diplomat. Starting with the bare facts, the EU demands … Continue reading

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