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Publishing on the Web is a fairly iterative process. ...NYT The problem is that everyone has a different heroic truth-teller, because we’re all preoccupied by different bullshit. William Davies, Guardian ...Not too long ago, reporters were the guardians of scarce facts delivered at an appointed time to a passive audience. Today we are the managers of an overabundance of information and content, discovered, verified and delivered in partnership with active communities. summer 2012 issue of Nieman Reports from Harvard, --- THE FIX by Chris Cillizza, WAPO blogger, quoting Matt Drudge: “We have entered an era vibrating with the din of small voices,” he said in the speech. “Every citizen can be a reporter.” Later, he added: “The Net gives as much voice to a 13 year old computer geek like me as to a CEO or Speaker of the House. "

Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso: France asks U.S. to stay in Sahel

Esper declined to say what cuts he was considering in Africa, which according to reports could include shutting down a US drone base in the region. Le poste #FAMa de #Sokolo a été attaqué, le dimanche 26 janvier 2020, aux … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: E-11A down

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein confirmed an E-11A Battlefield Airborne Communications Node crashed in Afghanistan on Jan. 27 The Air Force maintains a small presence of four E-11 aircraft at Kandahar Airfield, The aircraft operate as “Wi-Fi … Continue reading

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Pervez Musharraf : review application

a review application has been filed by Lawyers Foundation for Justice through its counsel AK Doga of the decision striking down complaint, trial and special court that tried and awarded death penalty to former military ruler retired Gen Pervez Musharraf … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: Afghan air force strikes near Uzbekistan

A regional military spokesman, Hanif Rezai, confirmed that the Afghan air force conducted five strikes in several Balkh villages on January 25 2020. The province borders Uzbekistan. [September 15 2019 Taliban’s designate governor killed ] The defense ministry in a … Continue reading

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Saudi: 500 more U.S. troops to PSAB

500 U.S.troops will go to Saudi Arabia as part of 1,000 troop deployment to the Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran. The troops are expected to go to Prince Sultan Air Base, [July 23 2019 total U.S. troops = … Continue reading

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Tunisia:  Elyes Fakhfakh prime minister designate

Tunisian President Kais Saied on January 20 2020 designated Elyes Fakhfakh as prime minister,    The choice of Fakhfakh, 48, underscores the economic priorities following a decade of low growth, high public debt and declining services since the 2011 revolution that … Continue reading

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Sudan: Dagalo accuses Salah Gosh of orchestrating NISS clashes

Director of intelligence Lieutenant General Abu Bakr Hassan Damblab handed his resignation after clashes between agents of the General Intelligence Service, formerly known as the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS), and government forces killed five people including two soldiers. … Continue reading

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