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Haiti, Voodoo, And Islam: The Power Of Unity

by Jauny X

PORT- AU - PRINCE, HAITI—The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan of the Nation of Islam commissioned a delegation to tour the Caribbean islands of Haiti and Dominican Republic on a humanitarian... »

Iraqi special forces in southern Fallujah for first time in two years

by Susannah George | Jun 18, 2016 - 9:58:03 AM

NAYMIYAH, Iraq (AP)—A column of black Humvees carrying Iraqi special forces rolled into southern Fallujah on June 8, the first time in more than two years that government troops have entered the Western city held by the "Islamic State" group. »

Challenging Mandela’s post-Apartheid legacy

by Jehron Muhammad -Contributing Writer- | Jun 9, 2016 - 4:02:16 PM

Doing something few South Africans have dared, opposition leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters party (EFF), and former president of the ANC’s Youth League, Julius Malema in December of last year challenged Nelson Mandela’s post-apartheid legacy. »

Africa: Resolved To Address African Problems Using African Solutions

by Baher Kamal | May 31, 2016 - 11:17:16 PM

The African Union feels the State has to play the primary role of coordinating any and all humanitarian action that may take place within its territory; the States have in their efforts to alleviate the needs of its people. »

Secret recording in Brazil puts senate leader on defensive

by AP | May 31, 2016 - 11:15:53 PM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP)—The president of Brazil’s Senate was put on the defensive May 25 with the release of a secretly recorded conversation that shows him proposing to weaken one of the key tools prosecutors have used to trap politicians and businessmen in a sweeping corruption scandal. »

Back To Breakfast With Farrakhan

by Richard B. Muhammad - Editor | May 24, 2016 - 9:53:52 AM

NEW YORK - The Breakfast Club, a popular hip hop morning show, hosted Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan for a second session and there was no disappointment. »

Brazil President Dilma Rousseff blasts critics, vows to fight impeachment

by Jenny Barchfield and Mauricio Savarese | May 18, 2016 - 1:31:48 PM

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP)—Speaking hours after the Senate voted to impeach her on May 12, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff blasted the process as “fraudulent” and promised to fight what she characterized as an injustice more painful than the torture she endured under a past military dictatorship. »

How tax dodging helps cripple developing nations

by Lyndal Rowlands | Apr 20, 2016 - 8:37:51 PM

UNITED NATIONS (IPS)—The financial secrecy and tax evasion revealed by the Panama Papers has an extraordinary human cost in developing countries and threatens the realization of the UN’s ambitious Sustainable Development Goals. »

Black Unity Across Europe

by Trevon Muhammad -Contributing Writer- | Apr 14, 2016 - 1:19:04 PM

LONDON—Reparations, racism and Black unity across Europe and beyond were on the agenda as a Nation of Islam delegation from London attended a two day UN-themed conference in Rotterdam, Holland. »

Trial Begins For UN Peacekeepers Involved In Sex Abuse Scandal

by PressTV.com | Apr 14, 2016 - 1:18:45 PM

A first group of soldiers facing sex abuse allegations in a scandal involving UN and French forces in the Central African Republic (CAR) has faced charges at a trial in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). »

U.S. Government, Soros Funded Panama Papers To Attack Putin—Wikileaks

by RT.com | Apr 14, 2016 - 1:18:28 PM

Washington is behind the recently released offshore revelations known as the Panama Papers, WikiLeaks has claimed, saying that the attack was “produced” to target Russia and President Putin. »

Ayatollah Khamenei Reiterates U.S. ‘Unreliable’

by PressTV.com | Apr 14, 2016 - 1:17:38 PM

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the American officials have proven to be unreliable, noting that some Western governments are following in the footsteps of the U.S. government. »

French, U.N. Troops Accused Of Horrendous Abuse In Car

by PressTV.com | Apr 5, 2016 - 11:53:32 PM

French troops and U.N. peacekeepers in the Central African Republic (CAR) are facing “extremely troubling” allegations of abusing the local population. »

Civil Wars Threaten To Break Up A Volatile Middle East

by Thalif Deen | Mar 24, 2016 - 11:17:01 AM

UNITED NATIONS (IPS)— As civil wars and cross-border military conflicts continue to escalate in the Middle East, Syria, Iraq and Libya are in danger of breaking up—even as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) continues to make territorial gains in the volatile region. »

Morocco Cutting Support For U.N. Western Sahara Force

by AP | Mar 24, 2016 - 11:15:50 AM

RABAT, Morocco—The Moroccan government is reducing its staff and support for the U.N. peacekeeping operation in the Western Sahara, to protest the U.N. secretarygeneral’s recent comments about the disputed territory. »

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Former Liberian president: CIA freed me from jail

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Native rights declaration challenges 'settler' nations

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Haiti, Voodoo, And Islam: The Power Of Unity

PORT- AU - PRINCE, HAITI—The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan of...

Iraqi special forces in southern Fallujah for first time in two years

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