‘Dangerous yet beautiful’: South Africa’s fascination with the AK-47 – The Guardian


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'Dangerous yet beautiful': South Africa's fascination with the AK-47
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For South African film director Ralph Ziman, growing up in Johannesburg meant guns were a fact of everyday life. “I remember going to parties as a teenager,” he said. “If you looked at someone the wrong way, they would pull out a gun. That was just the ...

US troops arrive in Poland for exercises across Eastern Europe amid Ukraine crisis – Fox News


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US troops arrive in Poland for exercises across Eastern Europe amid Ukraine crisis
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WASHINGTON – U.S. Army paratroopers are arriving in Poland to begin a series of military exercises in four countries across Eastern Europe to bolster allies in the wake of Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula last month. Pentagon press ...
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Heidi Klum glams it up for America’s Got Talent party while Mel B dresses down … – Express.co.uk


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Heidi Klum glams it up for America's Got Talent party while Mel B dresses down ...
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THEY'RE usually both as glamorous as one another, but Heidi Klum was the clear winner last night as she and Mel B attended a red carpet event for America's Got Talent. By: Kirsty McCormack. Published: Wed, April 23, 2014. heidi klum, mel b, judges, ...
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Quartz Daily Brief—Americas edition—Apple’s earnings, China’s slowdown, Big … – Quartz


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Ukraine goes back on the offensive. The Easter truce is over and the government has resumed “anti-terrorist operations” in the east of the country. Russia faces further sanctions if it does not help de-escalate tensions in the region, American ...

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Foreign banks can keep majority stakes, for now- Zimbabwe – www.worldbulletin.net


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Foreign banks can keep majority stakes, for now- Zimbabwe
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Zimbabwe will let foreigners keep majority stakes in banks for now because locals have no money to buy shares, the finance minister said on Wednesday, signalling a pause in President Robert Mugabe's black economic empowerment drive. But Patrick ...
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Obama seeks to ease Japan and allies’ China fears as Asia trip begins – The Globe and Mail


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Obama seeks to ease Japan and allies' China fears as Asia trip begins
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U.S. President Barack Obama has said Washington welcomes China's rise but that engagement with Beijing would not come at the expense of its Asian allies – as Chinese state media greeted his arrival in the region with a broadside accusing the United ...
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SE Asia Stocks-Most down; Singapore retreats from 11-mth high on profit taking – Reuters UK


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SE Asia Stocks-Most down; Singapore retreats from 11-mth high on profit taking
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HANOI, April 23 (Reuters) - Most Southeast Asian stocks lost ground on Wednesday, led by Singapore with investors booking profits after recent gains; while shares in Thailand bucked the regional trend to close at a critical resistance level. The ...
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Ukraine orders military action in the east – Aljazeera.com


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Ukraine orders military action in the east
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Turchinov's comments came as the US deployed troops to Poland to begin a series of military exercises in four countries across eastern Europe. Rear Admiral John Kirby, a Pentagon spokesman, said the exercises would last about a month, and involve about ...
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