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For years, farmers have said free trade policies have harmed them. Will the world finally start listening?
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Though the Nigerian military has won victories against the notoriously violent militants, refugees displaced by the violence are still struggling to repair their lives.
How Mohamedou Ould Slahi Became a Suspected Terrorist, Then a Best-Selling Author
His story, steeped in unknowable complexity and murky details, is perhaps the perfect parable of the post-9/11 era.
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A burgeoning Franco-American alliance relies heavily on special forces, drones, and private military companies for counterterrorism operations in the Sahara and Sahel regions.