Flickan i Askraset blev 14 år

Träffar en man på en arbetsplats utanför Oslo som berättar att en av de tio omkomna var en flicka på fjorton år. – Jag tränade henne i innebandy. Raset i Ask har lagt sordin på tillvaron för folket kring Gjerdrum Ask. För de drabbade är det nära katastrof. För de runt om i trakten harContinue reading “Flickan i Askraset blev 14 år”

Tarzan was Lord William Charles Midlin, 14th Earl of Streatham

We’ve all heard the expression “raised by wolves,” but is it possible that someone could have been raised by apes? To think that a person could actually have grown up in the jungle and thus, become almost super-human with skill and ability might sound crazy, but it turns out that the idea of someone ableContinue reading “Tarzan was Lord William Charles Midlin, 14th Earl of Streatham”

Marie Colvin reported From the World’s Combat Zones, at the Cost of Her Life

She Reported From the World’s Combat Zones, at the Cost of Her Life — Läs på http://www.google.se/amp/s/www.nytimes.com/2018/11/02/books/review/in-extremis-marie-colvin-lindsey-hilsum.amp.html

Balkan means Mountain

Slobodan Milosevic. Radovan Karadic. The warrior, Ratko Mladic, party pamp, military commander-in-chief, colonel. Three people in power. A politician. A master. A colonel. They have been brought together by the war. Balkans. Turkish word for mountain. Bosnian Serb army. Freedom fighters. What is freedom in the Balkans? Correspondent Kjell Albin Abrahamsson tries to answer theContinue reading “Balkan means Mountain”

Karo Kari honour killing

Karo-Kari is a type of premeditated honour killing, which originated in rural and tribal areas of Sindh, Pakistan. The homicidal acts are primarily committed against women who are thought to have brought dishonour to their family by engaging in illicit pre-marital or extra-marital relations. In order to restore this honour, a male family member mustContinue reading “Karo Kari honour killing”

Torsdag 5 december 1996

23:21 Läst lite ur Nya WermlandsTidningen om fredsdemokratiprocessen i Serbien. Kallas tillsammans med MonteNegro Jugoslavien. Det är tjall på linjen nånstans där. Det har varit val. Oppositionen vann, vilka nu det är. Styr gör Slobodan Milosevic och hans parti. De har ogiltigförklarat valresultatet. Gillas inte av den breda massan. DE demonstrerar. TV1s Aktuellt hade följtContinue reading “Torsdag 5 december 1996”