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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
... the patriarchy conspires to undo them. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 Kenya Somalia East Africa gender politics Wangari Muta Maathai, Nobel Prize winner and former Kenyan MP THE-TIME-LINE Wangari Muta Maathai, Nobel Prize winner and former Kenyan MP. / THE-TIME-LINE...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 27–38.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... “The conditions in the southeast are better than Somalia, but still pretty appalling in many areas,” says Jenkins. “There are so many things that need to be done in Turkey. It’s extraordinary, really, that it’s spending so much money on others.” Not surprisingly, Turkish government officials refuse...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 99–106.
Published: 01 September 2013
... war-torn Somalia to hunt down the al-Shabab terror group in 2011. Since then, explosions halt, at times violently, the buying and selling in this market town. So far, the attacks have claimed at least 20 lives, with many more maimed. Nobody is quite sure when or where the terror will strike next, so...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 June 2000
... the 1994 genocide in Rwan­ dented scale of suffering. Without mini­ da, and who were skimming international mizing recent horrors in Somalia, Bosnia, aid to rearm in preparation for returning to Rwanda and Sierra Leone, nothing in the Rwanda to complete the genocide. Among last decade has exceeded...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
...% Elections in Somalia are based 39 236 on nominations of the four major clans; this patriarchal...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 41–46.
Published: 01 September 2001
... “Peacekeeping” is known in American po­ world powers failed to act in time; and in litical jargon as a third-rail issue, to be Somalia, the United Nations was blamed for touched only with great caution. In fact, an ill-planned operation under direct U.S. though little has been said about the issue...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 11–20.
Published: 01 June 2000
... of U.S. military offi­ their countries through foreign interven­ cers and policymakers, and discussion of in­ tion. They have encouraged their trade pro­ tervention in Africa inevitably brings back motion agencies to drum up support for the bitter taste of Somalia. military activities and key...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 113–121.
Published: 01 September 2016
... signs of this in Somalia, Lebanon, Yemen, Libya, Algeria, Sudan, and even corners of Egypt. The U.S., Russia, or Iran can send more troops and drones to Syria-Iraq, but this will not resolve the fundamental problem that shakes the Arab world and sends tremors of terrorism, refugees, and fear...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 22–23.
Published: 01 March 2013
... visitors, the percentage of the total population that are immigrants, and imports per capita in dollars. 1. North Korea Visitors to the Hermit Kingdom are forbidden to bring publications of any kind. 2. Somalia In 2010, a Canadian tourist named Mike arrived in Mogadishu, baffling...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 21–25.
Published: 01 September 2017
... a decade after fleeing civil war in her native Somalia and arriving in the U.K. as a teenage refugee. “Life is very hard for me,” she said. “The father of my children is not here and they do not understand.” While she struggles to raise Mustafa and his younger brother, Abdi, in a housing project...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 69–75.
Published: 01 September 2017
... CESSNA 206 Samia Omar was born and raised in Lamu County, Kenya, a nature lover’s paradise at the uppermost corner of the country’s coastline, which borders Somalia. She attended college in the U.S. and Canada and traveled to northwest Kenya for work. But, she says, “I always knew I had to go back...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 1–5.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., the United Nations, for 40 years, mostly the debris of proxy Cold War con­ had to find its way through a process of flicts in third world countries like Somalia, readjustment and improvisation. The Secu­ Mozambique, Cambodia, or Angola. The rity Council was to a considerable extent United Nations...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., revered by many for his vision, reviled by others for his firm, some say despotic, rule that he justifies as a necessity for the moment. Through a gateway in Somalia, Turkey is making inroads into Africa where richer nations have failed. Julia Harte chronicles how Turkey’s “virtuous power” doctrine could...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., explores the sad underbelly of the Yemeni revolution—which could have an outcome even more tragic than Somalia just across the Red Sea. Then we examine Afghanistan and Pakistan from two different perspectives. First, there are the defenseless victims of the Taliban—the citizens of the Swat Valley...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 113–119.
Published: 01 June 2015
... reported in the Gulf of Guinea from 2007 to 2013, when the number of attacks on ships overtook the number of attacks in the Gulf of Aden off the lawless coast of Somalia. Some 54 attacks in the Gulf of Guinea were reported to the International Maritime Organization two years ago, compared with 20 attacks...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 101–102.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., they nonetheless conclude that genocidal dictator, where, and under what we must all agree that humanitarian inter­ circumstances? vention is the right road to go down. As I write I am looking at a photograph Why? In Tharoor and Daws’s universe, of an American soldier in Somalia kicking a the words...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 20 (4): 1–11.
Published: 01 December 2004
.... And in Bos­ were kept at a level that was unrealistically nia, Haiti, Somalia, and Kosovo, Washing­ low, given the global range of America’s ton undertook to help create or recreate sta­ military commitments. Just as significantly, ble, democratic polities, through military Clinton also proved...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 97–99.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... Fragmentation was already taking place in the former Yugoslavia, in Somalia, and in the former Soviet Union. The rhetorical thrust of the Clinton administration’s foreign policy was an assertive internationalism, but the hesi­ tant U.S. response in intervening militarily in former Yugoslavia— indeed...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 8–11.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., Somalia, and Ethiopia, largely because of its popularity among Arab and other tribal tradesmen. However, its supply was finite, and since it was greatly valued, it attracted a tidy premium in these regions. Knowing there was a profit to be made in its supply, enterprising parties like the Frenchman...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 31–34.
Published: 01 December 2014
... influx of foreigners immigrating to Sweden from places like Eritrea, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Somalia, Syria, Iraq, and Turkey, as well as Gypsies from Eastern Europe. The charge that there are too many of them and that they are taking jobs and benefits from ethnic Swedes was the main thrust...
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