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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2399

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‘Do not be a statistic, but own the information that shapes programmes’

Engaging key populations in HIV responses is fundamental not only because these affected communities are at an elevated risk of HIV acquisition but also they are key to HIV responses. Sonya Arreola from the Global Fund for MSM and HIV (MSMGF) said at a pre-conference meeting around XX International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) in Melbourne, Australia, that “How do we use PrEP with men who have sex with men (MSM) who do not feel safe to move outside of their space without risking violence and even death?”

‘Do not be a statistic, but own the information that shapes programmes’
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Large Carter Appears in the Yamal Peninsula (End Of the World) of northern Russia

Mysterious 'gigantic' hole in remote region spotted by helicopters over gas-rich Yamal peninsula - its name means the 'end of the world' ' The Siberian Times has reported.

The crater is large enough for several Mi-8 helicopters to fly into it. Picture: Konstantin Nikolaev
Large Carter Appears in the Yamal Peninsula (End Of the World)  of northern Russia
Large Carter Appears in the Yamal Peninsula (End Of the World)  of northern Russia
Large Carter Appears in the Yamal Peninsula (End Of the World)  of northern Russia
Large Carter Appears in the Yamal Peninsula (End Of the World)  of northern Russia
Initial reports and images were suspected to be fakes, but the hole is a real phenomenon and it is believed to have been formed around two years ago. Pictures: Konstantin Nikolaev
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Letter from America: Israel’s Nazi-like criminal campaign in Gaza

Back in the early 1980s when I was a graduate student at University of California, the student community organized a seminar on the Palestine-Israel conflict. It was before the 1982 invasion of Lebanon (oddly codenamed Operation Peace for Galilee), but Israel had already annexed a strip of southern Lebanon since 1978, and had continued to occupy it in defiance of the UN Resolution 425 that called for Israel to immediately and unconditionally withdraw.

Letter from America: Israel’s Nazi-like criminal campaign in Gaza
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The Bloodbath of Job Cuts at Microsoft

The unprecedented job cuts announced by Microsoft on Thursday, took even the most pessimistic analysts in the industry by complete surprise: on one hand, it is the biggest in the 39-year-old history of the software giant; while adding insult to the injury, on the other hand, Microsoft is going to do it within a year, leaving the unfortunate technical folks and their dependents in a very destructive lurch of uncertainty.

The Bloodbath of Job Cuts at Microsoft
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A Charge to the People of Burma Residing in Canada

On March 2nd. 1962, the day the military takeover Burma, Eugene’s Younger brother Sao Myee Myee Thaike was deliberately shot on that night as the Burmese army raided the President’s home. Since then more than half of the past-century, the various military administrations of Burma, was one of the worlds' most repressive and isolated.

Prof. T.B. Win
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