Just Desserts - 100 Words - I decided to create a flash fiction challenge for myself from a crossword puzzle I just finished. 100 Words on #10 Down and Across on the Daily Crosswor...
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President Obama failed to close Guantanamo Bay, continued warrantless surveillance and military tribunals and asserted the right to kill U.S. citizens he views as terrorists. Photographed: The president speaks at the Libya Contact Group Meeting Sept. 20. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP Photo)
|The autocrats are gone, but who will inherit power in Libya, Tunisia and Egypt? Islamist influence is significant across the region and conservative political groups are flexing their muscles. The coming months will determine just how much democracy North Africa can support.|
|The Xinjiang region produces about 75,000 tonnes of oil daily and accounts for 14.4 per cent of China's total production [EPA]|
The Lubavitcher Rebbe, whose followers stood behind Netanyahu’s victorious campaign in the 1996 election.
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