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10 October 2017

Stories from 10 October 2017

ICAN, Australia's Homegrown Anti-Nuclear Nobel Peace Prize Winner, is a Big Surprise

The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize award to ICAN, the anti-nuclear weapons coalition, took many Australians by surprise despite its Melbourne origins in 2007.

Hong Kong Anti-Communist Magazines Cease Publication After Four Decades

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"I wanted to write something but found myself speechless. In an era like this, what can I say?"

Beyond the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ of Catalonia’s Independence Referendum

Opinions on the October 1 referendum are much more diverse than might first appear.

Burundian Refugees Face a Difficult Choice: Stay in Overburdened Camps or Return to Uncertainty

Some refugees are beginning to return, but the core problems of political and economic insecurity that led so many to flee remain unresolved. Life in camps, meanwhile, is challenging.

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