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Octroi de mer

Is it finally the moment of farewell for the ‘Octroi de mer’? The ‘Octroi de mer’, which sounds as if it would be more at home on a seafood menu, …read more

A never-ending cycle of blame

Just as Australia is bedding down the Snowden spying controversy (documents revealing that Australian intelligence agencies tapped the phones of the senior Indonesian leadership, including Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono …read more

Peace in our time?

The announcement by the Obama Administration that a deal had been hammered out with the Iranians over their nuclear program caused mixed reactions. Open consternation came from House Republicans, who …read more