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Global Terrorism Index 2018

Global Terrorism Index 2018 Deaths from terrorism fell for the third consecutive year, after peaking in 2014. The Global Terrorism Index 2018 shows the total number of deaths decreased by 27 percent in 2017, with the largest falls occurring in … Continue reading

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Petro Oleksiyovych Poroshenko

Petro Oleksiyovych Poroshenko1965 (age 53) He is the fifth and current President of Ukraine, in office since 2014. He served as the Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2009 to 2010, and as the Minister of Trade and Economic Development in … Continue reading

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Harsh Vardhan Shringla

Harsh Vardhan Shringla 1962 age 56 Mumbai, India He is an Indian diplomat & current Indian Ambassador to the United States. He previously served as the High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh and the Ambassador to Thailand. Ambassador Shringla speaks … Continue reading

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Nicolae Ceaușescu

Nicolae Ceaușescu 1918-1989, age 71 He was a Romanian communist politician. He was the general secretary of the Romanian Communist Party from 1965 to 1989 and hence the second and last Communist leader of Romania. His secret police, the Securitate, … Continue reading

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Dr. R. Evan Ellis

Dr. R. Evan Ellis – Strategic Studies Institute Strategic Studies Institute – Army War College EVAN ELLIS is a research professor of Latin American Studies at the U.S. Army War College (USAWC) Strategic Studies Institute (SSI), with a focus on … Continue reading

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Africa’s ‘Leaders for Life’ Part (1)

Africa’s ‘Leaders for Life’ Part (1) Backgrounder by Claire Felter Last updated March 4, 2019 Introduction Sub-Saharan Africa is home to many of the world’s longest-ruling heads of state. Some postcolonial leaders in the 1960s and 1970s sought to become … Continue reading

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Pierre Lemieux

Pierre Lemieux 1947 age 72 Sherbrooke, Quebec He is a Canadian economist holds graduate degrees in economics from the University of Toronto, and in Philosophy from Université de Sherbrooke. His research interests and fields of publication straddle economic and political … Continue reading

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Paul Johannes George Tang

Paul Johannes George Tang 1967 age 51 Haarlem, Netherlands (part 3) He is a Dutch politician and Member of the European Parliament for the Netherlands. He is a member of the Labor Party, part of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists … Continue reading

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How inequality threatens all human rights

How inequality threatens all human rights Inequality is not only a threat to economic and social rights—it threatens the realization of all forms of rights everywhere. The last few decades, people all over the world were told that humankind is … Continue reading

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Carnegie Moscow Center

Post-Soviet Perceptions of Private and State-Owned Property Carnegie Moscow Center and the Levada Center, On September 25, the Carnegie Moscow Center held a discussion on the future of the U.S.-Russia relationship featuring Ivo H. Daalder from the Chicago Council on … Continue reading

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