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The International Monetary Fund is best known for doling out financial advice to governments and supporting programs that it believes will improve the country’s financial health, even when the reforms it recommends are a bitter pill for a government to…
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As of March 1, Finland will allow same-sex couples to marry, bringing to thirteen the number of European countries with marriage equality laws.Nils Muiznieks, the Council of Europe’s Commissioner for Human Rights, in a statement on February 21, affirmed…
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Equatorial Guinea’s government has tirelessly worked to stop the prosecution of the president’s eldest son, known as Teodorin Nguema, who is accused of laundering tens of millions of Euros in France that were allegedly stolen from his oil-rich country.…
Teodorin Nguema, Equatorial Guinea's vice president and son of President Teodoro Obiang
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Seeking justice for the ongoing grave human rights abuses in Syria has proven largely elusive. Now the shield of impunity is beginning to crack.
 Several countries, including Sweden, Germany, and France are in the process of investigating some…
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President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo loves to bring international events to Equatorial Guinea to distract attention from his government’s record of repression and corruption. So it’s no surprise the small, oil-rich country has yet again stepped up to…
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As foreign dignitaries arrive in Equatorial Guinea for the African Union summit that opens today, they return to the lavish venue built outside the capital, Malabo, for the 2011 AU summit, at a cost of $830 million. Complete with beach-front villas and an…