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Justin Yifu Lin and Mansoor Dailami
Justin Yifu Lin is Chief Economist of the World Bank. Mansoor Dailami is lead author of Global Development Horizons.
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
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Dozens dead in Israel's Gaza bombardment
Gaza under fire: Live blog
Afghan leader's cousin killed in bomb attack
US says Russia violated nuclear treaty
US tries to calm fears as Ebola virus spreads
Oromo nationalism on the rise in Ethiopia
Protests and online activism in recent months have brought a resurgence of ethnic Oromo nationalism in Ethiopia.
Is America getting cancer care all wrong?
Chemotherapy is big business, but some US doctors say it could be overused and are pushing for cheaper and better care.
Mistrust galore as Afghans eye unity rule
Amid vote audit and horse-trading, politicians of all hues agree a compromise is needed to avoid political instability.
Part of the joint accord aimed at ending the political impasse establishes an independent National Election Commission.
US targets Muslims
Rights groups say the US prosecution of terrorism cases targets Muslims and are fraught with abuses.
On chutzpah and war
The trap: Cult thinking and conflict in the Middle East
A rift with Assad's allies? Think again
Fire at the Gaza wall, not over it
On Gaza, genocide, and impunity
Gaza: No innocent victims?
Detroit's water: Behind the crisis
Khaled A Beydoun
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