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10 May 2013

Stories from 10 May 2013

Leaked Development Plan Raises Land Grab Fears in Mozambique

Against a backdrop of growing concern about 'land grabs' in Africa, a leak from a controversial economic development plan has raised alarm in Mozambique, as well as in donor countries.

RuNet Apprehensive over Surkov's Dismissal, End of Political Era

RuNet Echo

"Before there was trickery, now it has been replaced with criminal charges and prison sentences. Surkov, whatever you may think of him, is, first of all, a political aesthete, who...

VIDEO: Turkmenistan's Pop Music Makes Love, Not Politics

In Turkmenistan, pop musicians tread a difficult path between carving out a distinctive image for themselves and ensuring they don't fall foul of the state.

Rios Montt Testifies in Genocide Trial

Hong Kong's Policymaking Keeps China in Mind

Chinese Politics like Heredity Monarchy?

South Korean President's Spokesman Fired

Caribbean: Can CARIBCAN Happen?

Haiti: The “White Savior Industrial Complex”