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‘The Dutch disease’ : Angola, DRC & Equatorial Guinea

Dutch disease describes a country that experiences rapid development in one sector to the detriment of others. The economy of such country relies on one sector while the government neglects other sectors, hence the decline of those sectors. In most…

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Danish Special Forces Jaeger Corps
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Danish Special Forces: The Huntsmen of Denmark

The Danish Special Forces personnel are highly specialised troops trained for unconventional warfare and non-standard reconnaissance missions. Selection and training processes for Danish Special Forces are incredibly rigorous particular for the Danish Frogmen Corps and Jaeger Corps due to the…

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William Adams: The English Samurai

William Adams was born on the 24th of September 1564, in Gillingham, a town in the county of Kent, England and was the first white Samurai. Adams lived his childhood in comfort since his family was quite wealthy until the…

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Frederick Mayer: A Jewish Solution to a Nazi Problem

By the time World War II had run its course and the Japanese Instrument of Surrender was signed on the 2nd of September 1945, roughly 16 million United States citizens had been part of the largest war in the history of…

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Cartel and Mafia Cooperation

  Why Does This Matter? Although official reports of cooperation between cartels and the Mafia date to 2012, Italian mafias continue to have a significant presence in South America. It is almost certain that the ‘Ndrangheta developed a network in…

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Transit Hub: What Becomes of Angola’s Drug Business

Angola’s fight against drug abuse and trafficking is inefficient. There is a realistic probability that the drug business receives support from people within the Angolan government. There is a realistic probability that Angolan authorities will explore cooperation with relevant countries…

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The Future of Tech Start-ups in DRC

This article seeks to examine the importance of tech start-ups in the DRC (Democratic Republic of Congo). Despite the instability, a fraction of DRC’s young population invests their energy in technology. They aim to solve problems in agriculture, finance, human…

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Why is Equatorial Guinea Fragile?

This article attempts to describe the situation in Equatorial Guinea and the factors that make it a fragile state. However, the focus on the medium and long term. The economic and political condition in Equatorial Guinea may be dynamic; however, it…

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Cabinda Rebels: Angola’s Never-ending War

On 28 Feb 2018, the Cabinda Rebels announced a resumption of its armed struggle and sent a stern warning to the oil and gas industry. The Armed Forces Command (FAC), the armed wing of the Front for the Liberation of…

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