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Why Is Yingluck Shinawatra Being Impeached By Thailand’s Military Junta?

Yingluck Shinawatra Thailand

Yingluck Shinawatra might have thought the worst had already come when she was thrown out of the Thai prime minister slot in May last year, but Thailand’s military government is now pressing the former prime minister even harder. The junta — who have been in power since overthrowing Yingluck’s successor weeks after her departure —… Read more »

Prosecutor Found Dead: Was He Murdered Over Cover-Up Allegations Against President?

Did Prosecutor Kill Himself

Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman was found dead in his heavily-guarded luxury apartment on Sunday. Hours earlier, the 51-year-old had accused Argentine President Cristina Kirchner, Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman, and other key officials of working closely with Iran to stage a cover-up. According to the deceased prosecutor, the government was behind the subversion of a probe… Read more »

Raif Badawi Flogging Postponed Due To Medical Reasons

Saudi Arabia

Raif Badawi’s weekly flogging was postponed, as the wounds from last week’s assault have yet to heal. The decision was made by a prison doctor, who examined Badawi on Friday morning. In 2012, Raif Badawi was arrested and charged with insulting Islam and denouncing his religion. He is accused of founding and running the Free… Read more »

North Korea: Soldiers Desperately Raid China For Food, Money

North Korea

North Korean soldiers are becoming increasingly violent, and leading homicidal raids to steal food and money. The most shocking part? The raids are against China, North Korea’s closest ally. The border between North Korea and China is reportedly porous, running along the Tumen River. In the winter months, the river freezes over and can be… Read more »

‘Doctor Claims That Hexavalent Infanrix Vaccine Causes Sudden Death Of Babies,’ Anti-Vaccination Advocates Question Why Report Was Confidential

The vaccine Infanrix hexa is linked with sudden deaths of babies by a doctor from India.

One doctor says there is a strong link between the Infanrix hexa vaccine and cases of sudden death among babies. The manufacturer of the hexavalent Infanrix vaccine, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), disclosed required information in a confidential report to the regulatory authority. In that report, which has been made public per orders by Italian Court of Justice… Read more »