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Rafto Prize Award for EGYPTIAN COMMISSION FOR RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS, Egypt

Soldiers, oil on canvas, 2008, Ivar Jørdre Rafto Prize award statement 24.09.2020 The Rafto Prize for 2020 is awarded the Egyptian Commission for Rights and Freedoms (ECRF) for their persistence in bravely resisting Egypt ́s state of fear. ECRF documents, … Les meir

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Tiananmen Square 1989 – In Memory

Reporting from Tiananmen Square in 1989: «I saw a lot I will never forget» June 4 marks 30 years since the Chinese government violently ended weeks of pro-democracy protests in the heart of Beijing. by Adrian Brown   more on … Les meir

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Indonesia is not always the beautiful country we think it is

It is not always the beautiful touristic and romantic Indonesia we should see. Absolutely not always! There is a darker side, a much darker one! After Independence from Dutch rule in 1949, the first president Sukarno  and his National Party tried … Les meir

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