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Argentina media hails ‘unforgettable’ Messi performance

BUENOS AIRES, October 11 — Extraordinary, imposing, phenomenal, unforgettable. Those are just some of the superlatives used by South American media outlets to describe Lionel Messi after the Barcelona forward almost single-handedly guaranteed Argentina a place in next year’s World Cup. Needing to win Tuesday’s final CONMEBOL group qualifier in Quito to ensure their presence […]

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From Boko Haram to Islamic State, sex slavery and trafficking fund extremism – report

Johannesburg, October 9 – Offering kidnapped women and girls to jihadist fighters as sex slaves or wives helps militant groups lure and retain members, while sex trafficking can bankroll their extremist operations, a UK-based think-tank said on Monday. Groups such as Boko Haram in Nigeria and Islamic State in Syria and Iraq may resort more […]