James Copnall

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Name: James Copnall
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

BBC News - Security increased at South Sudan UN camp

South Sudan's government has sent troops to provide security at a United Nations base where at least 48 people were killed in an attack. Almost 5,000 civilians were sheltering at the camp in Bor when armed youths broke through the gates and opened fire. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

An analysis of the tensions in what was once Africa’s biggest country

A Poisonous Thorn in Our Hearts: Sudan and South Sudan’s Bitter and Incomplete Divorce. By James Copnall. Hurst; 315 pages; $30 and £19.99. Buy from Amazon.com, Amazon.co.ukThe New Kings of Crude: China, India, and the Global Struggle for Oil in Sudan ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Breaking nations

A Poisonous Thorn in Our Hearts: Sudan and South Sudan’s Bitter and Incomplete Divorce. By James Copnall. Hurst; 315 pages; $30 and £19.99. Buy from Amazon.com , Amazon.co.ukThe New Kings of Crude: China, India, and the Global Struggle for Oil in Sudan ... [Published The Economist - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Uganda: The Sudans Separation Without Total Rupture

After decades of violent conflict, Sudan - Africa's largest country was split into two in 2011. South Sudan was born. It has been argued that were it not for the work of the United States; and not for the death of then rebel leader John Garang, South ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

How La Follette became an anti-imperialist . Andrew Bacevich reviews Richard Drake’s The Education of an Anti-Imperialist: Robert La Follette and U.S. Expansionism in the current issue of TAC. The advantages of neutrality . Josh Cohen makes ... [Published Eunomia - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Witness to the painful birth of a nation

James Copnall’s ‘A Poisonous Thorn in Our Hearts’ is a first-hand, even-handed and insightful account of the creation of South Sudan ... [Published FT.com - Africa - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Profile: Ivory Coast's 'street general'

Mr Gbagbo took advantage of Mr Ble Goude and his huge following to whip up hatred for all foreigners, not just the French.Burkinabes and Malians, who had lived in Ivory Coast for decades, and who were the backbone of the country's cocoa economy, were ... [Published BBC - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Women's rights, India's rice warrior, and escalating conflict in Darfur

Men wear women's shoes during a walkathon to highlight violence against women, in Hong Kong, China. The event forms part of a global campaign, Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, to promote gender equality. Photograph: Alex Hofford/EPAWomen's rights have been in ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 06 2014 - Updated Mar 06 2014 - 1 reports

Ensnared by poverty and inequality

A Sudanese woman standing in front of her shelter in the Zam Zam camp for internally displaced people in North Darfur. Photograph: Albert Gonzalez Farran/AFP/GettyOn a particularly sweltering day in early May 2011, a soldier called Angelo Adam Juju Baba ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 06 2014]
First reported Nov 05 2013 - Updated Nov 05 2013 - 1 reports

VIDEO: Sudan's extraordinary artistic revival

Sudan's many civil wars have given the country a tragic reputation around the world. Yet there is much more to the country than conflict and misery, as James Copnall reports. ... [Published BBC News - Africa - Nov 05 2013]

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The "separation was not a total rupture, it was, and is, a bitter, incomplete divorce," says James Copnall in his new book, "a poisonous thorn in our hearts: sudan and south sudan's bitter and incomplete divorce"

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BBC News - Security increased at South Sudan UN... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 19 2014]
High security at S Sudan UN camp [Published BBC - Apr 18 2014]
An analysis of the tensions in what was once Af... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
Breaking nations [Published The Economist - Apr 10 2014]
Uganda: The Sudans Separation Without Total Rup... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 07 2014]
The Week’s Most Interesting Reads [Published Eunomia - Apr 04 2014]
Witness to the painful birth of a nation [Published FT.com - Africa - Mar 30 2014]
Profile: Ivory Coast's 'street general' [Published BBC - Mar 27 2014]
Women's rights, India's rice warrior, and escal... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 18 2014]
Ensnared by poverty and inequality [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 06 2014]
VIDEO: Sudan's extraordinary artistic revival [Published BBC News - Africa - Nov 05 2013]
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How La Follette became an anti-imperialist . Andrew Bacevich reviews Richard Drake’s The Education of an Anti-Imperialist: Robert La Follette and U.S. Expansionism in the current issue of TAC. The advantages of neutrality . Josh Cohen makes ...
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