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Trade Unites and Divides Germany and China

Trade Unites and Divides Germany and China | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
At a trade fair, Chinese and German leaders underscored their common interests but also pressed one other on tricky issues such as intellectual property rights and the export of technology to China.
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Africa in Transition » Boko Haram: A Different Perspective

Africa in Transition » Boko Haram: A Different Perspective | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
This is a guest post by Jim Sanders, a career, now retired, West Africa watcher for various federal agencies. The ... (Boko Haram isn't just a marginal threat to Nigeria's interests, explains Jim Sanders.
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Korea's "Paris Baguette" chain expands to ... Paris

Korea's "Paris Baguette" chain expands to ... Paris | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
'Traditional French bakery', founded by Hur Young-in, opens outlet near Louvre and joins network of French breadmakers (Korea's Paris Baguette chain expands to ...
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Do you know Africa? | Geography Education

Do you know Africa? | Geography Education | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Many of Africa’s leaders will be in town next week attending a White House summit. The continent’s land is shared among 49 countries — many of which rarely make U.S. headlines. How familiar are you with Africa’s geography?
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Faces of Genocide

Faces of Genocide | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Survival helps tribal peoples defend their lives, protect their lands and determine their own futures.
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UN warns South Sudan nearing 'catastrophe'

UN warns South Sudan nearing 'catastrophe' | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
At least four million people, including up to 50,000 children, face famine as violence continues between warring sides.
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Islamic State takes Iraqi Christian town

Islamic State takes Iraqi Christian town | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Thousands forced to flee towards Kurdistan as Sunni fighters take over country's largest Christian town, Qaraqosh.
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How To Cross 5 International Borders In 1 Minute Without Sweating

How To Cross 5 International Borders In 1 Minute Without Sweating | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Nations need borders for security, for revenue, for defense, for identity. But for fun? Introducing borders that giggle.
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South Koreans really, really don’t trust their government

South Koreans really, really don’t trust their government | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Especially after the Sewol ferry sinking, crackdowns on poetry-wielding protesters have provoked suspicions.
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Switzerland seeks more male nursery workers - The Local

Switzerland seeks more male nursery workers - The Local | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
The Swiss body responsible for children’s daycare services is calling for more men to become professional childcarers in the hope of making up a nationwide sh (Switzerland seeks more male nursery workers http://t.co/GUSu5HiaBk)...
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If Scotland Leaves, Will the Union Jack Still Wave?

If Scotland Leaves, Will the Union Jack Still Wave? | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
The possible departure of Scotland from Britain raises all kinds of esoteric questions about the United Kingdom’s banner. (If Scots vote to secede, could the Union Jack come down - or be redesigned?
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How the first world war reshaped Europe: Redrawing the map

How the first world war reshaped Europe: Redrawing the map | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
On July 28th 1914 Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, starting a slaughter that would leave millions dead. War redrew borders and reshaped economies, too.
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Ebola outbreak 'moving faster than efforts to control it', says WHO chief

Ebola outbreak 'moving faster than efforts to control it', says WHO chief | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Efforts shift to finding those who have come into contact with victims as Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia battle epidemic (Ebola outbreak 'moving faster than efforts to control it', says WHO chief http://t.co/OCDaGHYySs)...
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Direct democracy expands in Germany

Direct democracy expands in Germany | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
While the Swiss are voting on more issues than ever before, votes initiated by citizens in Germany’s 16 states are still rare. But ...
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WHO approves experimental treatment for Ebola

WHO approves experimental treatment for Ebola | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Health body says it is ethical to use untested drugs in fight against disease that has killed more than a thousand.
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Japan's most-killed samurai stuntman wins immortality at last

Japan's most-killed samurai stuntman wins immortality at last | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Seizo Fukumoto, 71, has supposedly acted out 50,000 screen deaths; now the samurai movie specialist's first lead role has won an international prize (Japan's most-killed samurai stuntman wins immortality at last after 50,000 screen deaths
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Women in politics: Treating the fair sex fairly

Women in politics: Treating the fair sex fairly | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
“A TOKEN sprinkling of women,” is how Luciana Berger, a member of parliament for the opposition Labour Party, dismissed the recent British cabinet reshuffle, the avowed aim of which was to make the government less male.
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China Cracks Down on Popular Mobile Messaging Services

China Cracks Down on Popular Mobile Messaging Services | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
New rules, widely believed to be aimed at WeChat, are intended to curb the sharing of unauthorized political news and information.
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NATO chief heads to Ukraine as crisis deepens

NATO chief heads to Ukraine as crisis deepens | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Moscow accuses NATO of "selling soap bubbles" as claims of Russian troop build-up near Ukraine prompts invasion fears.
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Chinese city bans beards and veils on buses

Chinese city bans beards and veils on buses | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Wearing of headscarves and niqabs also banned from public buses for security reasons in city in Muslim-majority region.
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China investigates Canadian couple for spying

China investigates Canadian couple for spying | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
State news agency says couple who run coffee shop under investigation but unclear about whether they have been detained.
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TV debate on Scotland's future turns heated

TV debate on Scotland's future turns heated | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Audience heckled, booed and cheered politicians as they argued over whether Scotland should leave the United Kingdom.
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Hiroshima marks 69th anniversary of atomic bombing

Hiroshima marks 69th anniversary of atomic bombing | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Hiroshima marked the 69th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing Wednesday, as survivors of the attack and others gathered at the city's Peace Memorial Park early in the morning to ...
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Benghazi 'falls to al-Qaeda-linked rebels'

Benghazi 'falls to al-Qaeda-linked rebels' | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Factions including Ansar al-Sharia say they have taken over Libyan city after defeating forces of renegade general.
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Gaza 'faces precipice' as death toll passes 1,400

Gaza 'faces precipice' as death toll passes 1,400 | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Israeli military losses rise and number of Palestinian deaths now greater than tolls of both previous conflicts (Gaza 'faces precipice' as death toll passes 1,400 http://t.co/QZDFpDwxlJ)...
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This Subtle Icon Change Shows How Facebook Is Becoming Less Americentric

This Subtle Icon Change Shows How Facebook Is Becoming Less Americentric | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
You know that little globe icon on the Facebook website that displays your pending notifications? Of course you do. It’s the first thing any self-respecting narcissist clicks on when they open Facebook. (That's pretty much all of us, by the way.) Well, did you know that the globe looks different...
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