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Jennifer O’Connell: Why is the Government perpetuating tropes about single male asylum seekers?

The Irish Times 05 Feb 2023
They claim to be fearful that women could be harassed by these “single, unvetted, military-age” men, but have no qualms about verbally abusing women themselves, particularly women migrants, politicians, journalists or counter-protesters ... The “military-age men” thing is a well-worn trope of right-wing rhetoric.
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Mali expels U.N. mission’s human rights chief

FX Empire 05 Feb 2023
The Malian authorities have come under pressure for alleged human rights violations and abuses reportedly perpetrated by Malian armed forces in partnership with the Russian private military contractor Wagner Group in Mali ... The Malian government, which took power in a 2021 military ...
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Joanna Shelton: Japan's new defense strategy

Missoulian 05 Feb 2023
New dumpling walk-up window; Butterfly House exceeds fundraising goal Collaboration of Missoula nonprofits, city and home seller leads to affordable homes Higgins redesign gets first thumbs-up from council Ex-Frenchtown schools worker pleads guilty to child sex abuse.
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Bill seeks to reinstate military members discharged over COVID-19 vaccination status

Santa Barbara News-Press 04 Feb 2023
Orlando-based Liberty Counsel, which is representing multiple service members of the Navy and Marine Corps, filed a declaration that revealed “shocking evidence of the abuse, intimidation and retaliation military members are facing over the Biden shot mandate,” including at least two service members who committed suicide ... This abuse must end.”.
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Myanmar military expands martial law in strongholds of resistance

Al Jazeera 04 Feb 2023
Germany’s foreign ministry described the extension of martial law and the state of emergency as “illegitimate steps” and called for an end to the military’s violence and human rights abuses ... 2 years after the coup, the military has extended the state of emergency and declared martial law.
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Drug prevention effort will focus on veterans

Finger Lakes Times 04 Feb 2023
CANANDAIGUA — Preventing substance abuse by area military veterans will be a priority following the award of an $875,000 grant. State officials recently announced the Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition of Ontario County, a division of the Canandaigua-based Partnership for ...
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Marshall Lions Club welcomes East Texas Veteran Resource Center

The Marshall News Messenger 04 Feb 2023
But the Military ... reintegration; marital/family issues; financial/legal assistance; post traumatic stress disorder/traumatic brain injury; depression; anxiety; anger; alcohol/substance abuse; military sexual trauma; education/job training; homelessness; and VA claims/benefits.
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GOP bill seeks to reinstate military members discharged over COVID-19 vaccination status

Black Hills Pioneer 03 Feb 2023
Orlando-based Liberty Counsel, which is representing multiple service members of the Navy and Marine Corps, filed a declaration that revealed “shocking evidence of the abuse, intimidation and retaliation military members are facing over the Biden shot mandate,” including at least two service members who committed suicide ... This abuse must end.”.
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In rare move, US releases 'high-value' Guantánamo Bay prisoner

The Keene Sentinel 03 Feb 2023
A military jury urged clemency for Khan in part due to the “physical and psychological abuse well beyond approved enhanced interrogation techniques, instead being closer to torture performed by the most abusive regimes in modern history.” ... of confinement and abusive treatment.
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China slams allocation of more EDCA sites

The Manila Times 03 Feb 2023
It will also imply more frequent and larger joint military exercises, as well as increased foreign military funding for the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), which she said has been implicated in grave abuses of human rights and international humanitarian law.
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China’s unchecked access to American investors 

The Hill 03 Feb 2023
This further hides their non-compliance, human rights abuses, and military aims beneath a thin veneer of capital gains.&nbsp... Under current law, Chinese companies do not need to report if their goods and services have been procured by the PLA or other military related clientele.  .
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Marines continue fight with DOD over vaccine mandate

Iosco County News Herald 03 Feb 2023
Nearly all RARs were denied across all military branches and service members faced “cruel and unusual punishment,” demotion and dishonorable discharge, according to briefs filed with the court ... Most expensive US military weapons and programs ... Our military members who love God and America have been horribly abused and they must be honored again.”.
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Sri Lanka Independence Is Only For Sinhalese - Not For Tamils Protest March By Univ ...

MENA FN 03 Feb 2023
(MENAFN - EIN Presswire) University Students * Military Attack Feared. - * Foreign Diplomats Urged as Observers. - * Tamils have been Systematically Abused Since Independence 75 Years Ago. March ... .
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FedEx loses bid to undo $366 mln racial bias verdict, files appeal

Reuters 03 Feb 2023
Companies. FedEx CorpFollow. Feb 3 (Reuters) - A U.S ... FedEx appealed the final judgment entered on Thursday by U.S ... Jurors on Oct ... View 2 more stories ... Our Standards ... snowboarders sue former coach alleging sexual abuse, article with image11.04 AM UTC ... military members suing 3M seek dismissal of subsidiary's bankruptcy, article with image6.30 PM UTC.
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U.S. court revives CFPB prepaid rule on fees, in defeat for PayPal

Reuters 03 Feb 2023
Summary. Companies. Law firms. PayPal objected to fee disclosures it viewed as mandatoryAppeals court says regulator did not overstep authority ... The U.S ... 21-5057 ... snowboarders sue former coach alleging sexual abuse, article with image11.04 AM UTC ... military members suing 3M seek dismissal of subsidiary's bankruptcy, article with image6.30 PM UTC ... ....

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