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Russia's Long War.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 8/16/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 7, p30-35, 6p, 6 Color Photographs

Abstract: The article discusses politics and government and ethnic relations in Russia, focusing on terrorism prevention and efforts to eliminate an ongoing insurgency in areas of the Caucasus region. Harsh tactics and disregard for human rights of Russia's arme...

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Afghan Women And the Return of The Taliban. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 8/9/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 6, p20-28, 9p, 6 Color Photographs

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Abstract: The article examines the situation of women in Afghanistan and the Afghan War. The case of a young woman who was mutilated by Taliban members for leaving an abusive husband is presented as an example of the perilous status of women's rights and human r...

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Shirin Ebadi.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 3/28/2016, Vol. 187 Issue 11, p76-76. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: The article presents an interview with Iranian human-rights lawyer Shirin Ebadi who discusses various topics including her memoir "Until We Are Free: My Fight for Human Rights in Iran." According to the article, Ebadi and her loved ones have been haras...

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Playing The Rebel Game.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 6/14/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 23, p88-94, 6p, 4 Color Photographs

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Abstract: The article discusses the role soccer has played in South African politics and society. In the 1960's South Africa's Robben Island served as a prison during the nation's long period of apartheid and the prison soccer field became a symbol of the strugg...

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The Afghan Age Divide.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 8/24/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 7, p36-39, 4p

Abstract: The article discusses political advocacy in Afghanistan among its younger citizens who are said to want greater influence in managing the country. It discusses community organizer Muhammad Shafiq Popal who leads the Afghanistan Youth National and Socia...

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The Tigers' Last Days.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 3/2/2009, Vol. 173 Issue 8, p32-35, 4p, 3 Color Photographs

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Abstract: This article discusses the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), a separatist group in Sri Lanka, and the displacement of the Tamil people. The author explains the displacement of Tamils as a result of the Sri Lankan army offensive aimed at ending t...

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Autocrats Grow Bolder.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 10/22/2018, Vol. 195 Issue 16, p21-22, 2p, 1 Color Photograph

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Abstract: The article discusses autocrats in relation to the suspected murder of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi at Saudi Arabia's consulate building in Istanbul, Turkey in October 2018. According to the article, Turkish authorities believe that a team ...

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The Global Ambition of Rick Warren. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 8/18/2008, Vol. 172 Issue 7, p36-42, 7p, 2 Color Photographs

Abstract: The article discusses Baptist minister Rick Warren. His political activity, religious leanings, and goals for the U.S. are discussed. His Global Peace Plan is also mentioned, which is a program with the goal of empowering churches to handle health care...

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INSIDE THE INTERROGATION OF DETAINEE 063.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 6/20/2005, Vol. 165 Issue 25, p26-33, 8p, 6 Color Photographs, 1 Black and White Photograph

Abstract: Focuses on the interrogation of Mohammed al-Qahtani, a follower of Osama Bin Laden and believed to be the 20th hijacker, and inmate at Guantánamo Bay. Deportation of al-Qahtani after being detained at the Orlando International Airport in Florida; Log o...

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Human Rights: The Refugee Flow Won't Stop In 2016—Unless the World Gets Serious About Fixing Fragile States.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 12/28/2015, Vol. 186 Issue 27/28, p36-36. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: The author argues that the global movement of refugees and asylum seekers from places such as Libya and Yemen will not end in 2016 unless the world's political leaders adopt strategies for fixing fragile states, and it mentions the international human ...

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