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News Guinea » History: Papua New Guinea to host APEC, biggest event in its history

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/papua-guinea-gears-host-apec-180225115956051.html
Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Papua New Guinea is gearing up to host its biggest international event - the APEC diplomatic summit. It expects both Chinese leader Xi Jinping and US president Donald Trump to be among the thousands of delegates. Money is also coming from China as it ...

News Guinea » History: League champions chase history in continental football

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/sports/article/2001270798/league-champions-chase-history-in-continental-football
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The Kenyan Premier League champions qualified for the first round after knocking out Equitorial Guinea’s Leones Vegetarianos 3-1 on aggregate. Gor went into the return match on Tuesday night enjoying a 2-0 goal advantage but were held 1-1 by the hosts.

News Guinea » History: On this day in history: United States Marines raise the American flag atop Mt. Suribachi

News channel or source: https://sofrep.com/100041/day-history-united-states-marines-raise-american-flag-atop-mt-suribachi/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

This picture got Rosenthal the Pulizter Prize and has been reproduced more times than any other photograph in history. While dead comrades sprawl ... and followed troops into combat in New Guinea, Peleliu, Angaur, Hollandia, Guam and of course, Iwo ...

News Guinea » History: Google’s Guinea-Pig City

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/02/googles-guinea-pig-city/552932/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Without them, you have nothing. Pelosi, the House minority leader, knows it as well as anyone in Washington. She had the votes to make history in 2007 when she became speaker of the House, not only becoming the first woman to hold that title but in the ...

News Guinea » History: Morocco's Difaa El Jadidi Crushes Benfica of Guinea Bissau 10-0

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096456261/Moroccos-Difaa-El-Jadidi-Crushes-Benfica-of-Guinea-Bissau-100
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Rabat – Moroccan football team Difaa Hassani El Jadidi defeated on Saturday Guinea-Bissau's Benfica football team with a 10-0 victory. Saturday's win has enabled the team to achieve the biggest single-leg victory in the 54-year history of the CAF ...

News Guinea » History: The Cold War comes to Africa, as Guinea gains its independence

News channel or source: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-cold-war-comes-to-africa-as-guinea-gains-its-independence
Publication date: uesday 01 October 2013

The former French colony of Guinea declares its independence on October 2, 1958, with Sekou Toure as the new nation’s first leader. Guinea was the sole French West African colony to opt for complete independence, rather than membership in the French ...

News Guinea » History: A history of NGO sex abuse accusations

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5387329/A-history-NGO-sex-abuse-accusations.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

In refugee camps in Guinea, Liberia, and to a lesser extent Sierra Leone, dozens of male aid workers, often locals, were suspected of having exchanged money or gifts for sex with young refugee girls aged between 13 and 18. "It's difficult to escape the ...

News Guinea » History: St Kilda's forward 'guinea pig' back on track

News channel or source: http://www.afl.com.au/news/2018-02-14/st-kildas-forward-guinea-pig-back-on-track
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

"That'll go down in the history books as one of worst misses ever." In any case, Bruce has not been short of practice. "I was working with him (Dixon) a little bit before I went down, but I'm his guinea pig at the moment, so he's grabbing me everyday and ...

News Guinea » History: History: Mike Scanlon investigates the old-time attraction of Snake shows

News channel or source: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/5229037/snake-shows-are-a-bygone-attraction-but-this-is-what-they-were-like-back-in-the-day/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

being shot at by Indonesian soldiers in New Guinea and been ripped off by kids who went on to become the Anita Cobby killers. All-in-all, a fast paced, thoroughly entertaining yarn. Something to really get your fangs into, you might say. (The Last Snake ...

News Guinea » History: Guinea-Bissau: The weight of history

News channel or source: http://blogs.reuters.com/photographers-blog/2012/11/20/guinea-bissau-the-weight-of-history/
Publication date: uesday 20 November 2012

When Guinea-Bissau is in the news, it’s almost always for the wrong reasons: coups d’état, assassinations, drug smuggling and extreme poverty. Journalists like to cite the fact that since the tiny West African country switched to a multi-party system ...