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The Srebrenica Massacres: a Watershed for International Justice and Security?

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      7th July 2011 In what is aptly a watershed ruling, a Dutch court has found the Dutch state responsible for the deaths of three Bosnian Muslim men during the... 

Post-Election Reflection: Cote d’Ivoire’s 2010 Presidential Election

By: In On Africa IOA     6th July 2011 Cote d'IvoireOn 28 November 2010, the second round of the Presidential elections were held in Cote d’Ivoire. The Independent Election Commission... 

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Copper and Capital Flight: How Corporate Debt Becomes Public Debt

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      6th July 2011 Capital flight is a significant obstruction to Africa’s development. Each year, the continent loses US$148 billion – four times the amount of... 

Nationalisation and the Freedom Charter

5th July 2011 Creamer Media’s Polity speaks to author, political activist and professor Raymond Suttner about nationalisation, the Freedom Charter and how this... 

The menace of Al-Shabaab: A rising threat for Kenya and for Africa  

By: In On Africa IOA     5th July 2011 Al-Shabaab, an Islamist insurgency group, has been a serious concern for peace in Somalia, but more recently, it has appeared that the regional... 

How to stop police brutality and the killing of police officers in South Africa 

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      5th July 2011 Over the past few weeks, the media has carried several stories about the killing of members of the South African Police Service (SAPS). Such... 

BRICS: A friendship of convenience?

By: In On Africa IOA     4th July 2011 South Africa has joined the league of the top performing economies in the world, commonly known as BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, and China)... 

Unscrupulous politicians cashing in on Africa’s land deals

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      4th July 2011 The nascent but growing academic research and significant media attention around the recent spate of farmland acquisitions in Africa and other... 

ANC leaders look impotent amid destructive nationalisation rhetoric 

By: Terence Creamer     1st July 2011 Many South Africans probably breathed a slight sigh of relief last week when two key business organisations indicated that they were ready to... 

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