US-MEXICO BORDER: IMMIGRATION CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

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By Alex Pollock The Central American migrant caravan that arrived at the US-Mexico border in late 2018 shed a bright light on the plight of asylum seekers coming to the US as multiple news agencies followed the journey of the nearly 7,000 people walking to the border. While the caravan brought new media attention to…

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BIDEN EN HARRIS SE INHULDIGING EN VERSKEIE UITVOERENDE BEVELE

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Joe Biden is Woensdag, 20 Januarie, as 46ste president van Amerika ingehuldig, terwyl Kamala Harris terselfdertyd die eerste vrou geword het om adjunkpresident van daardie land te word; sy is ook van gekleurde, Suid-Asiese afkoms – almal eerstes vir Amerika in dié amp. Presies twee weke nadat ’n klomp pro-Trump-ondersteuners die Kongres-gebou bestorm het en…

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BIDEN AND HARRIS’ INAUGURATION AND A FLURRY OF EXECUTIVE ORDERS

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On Wednesday 20 January, Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th US president, and Kamala Harris became the first woman, the first black person and the first person of South Asian descent elected to the vice-presidency.  Precisely two weeks after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol in a siege that resulted in five deaths,…

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2021 – LOOKING AHEAD

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By Andrew Richards The ongoing impact of COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic has seen the fastest, and most far-reaching response to a global health emergency in human history. 2021 will see the outworking of this collective scientific effort, as nations embark on the mammoth task of vaccinating millions of people. Despite the calamitous impact of COVID-19…

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IRAN BURIES SLAIN NUCLEAR SCIENTIST, PROMISES RETALIATION

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By Donnelly McCleland Iran has laid to rest assassinated nuclear scientist, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, in the capital Tehran as authorities blamed Israel for the killing and repeated vows to avenge it. Fakhrizadeh, a top figure in Iran’s nuclear and missile programmes, was killed outside Tehran on Friday [27 November] after assailants targeted his car. (Al Jazeera)…

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JUST A MINUTE: THE LORD’S WILL FOR THE US ELECTIONS

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by Gustav Krös The eyes of the world are currently focused on the United States of America, amid their 59th presidential election. The USA – with the world’s largest economy – has long been the global leader to which many other countries look for protection and financial assistance. The world knows that whatever happens in…

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