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Dark Side Last Updated: Jun 22, 2017 - 9:07:50 AM


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Something is happening in Congo-Brazzaville
Amid opposition protests and a month before legislative elections, the internet has gone down, leading to an information blackout.

Jun 22, 2017 - 9:06:45 AM

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Petersburg's Kangaroo Courts
On June 13 and 14, 2017, emergency courts, expressly forbidden by the Russian Constitution, were set in motion in St. Petersburg.

Jun 21, 2017 - 3:29:19 PM

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64 Years Later, CIA Finally Releases Details of Iranian Coup
New documents reveal how the CIA attempted to call off the failing coup only to be salvaged at the last minute by an insubordinate spy.

Jun 21, 2017 - 3:19:35 PM

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Women as wartime rapists: a new book explores the impossible
Academic Laura Sjoberg argues that our gendered assumptions about sexual violence in conflict limit our understanding of these crimes.

Jun 20, 2017 - 12:44:20 PM

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Russian Opposition Protests in Twice as Many Cities Than in March
For those in the Kremlin who hoped that anticorruption protests on March 26 were a random episode, June 12 must have come as an unpleasant surprise

Jun 20, 2017 - 12:34:44 PM

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