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Views on the News 12/01/2022

Headlines: Hollow Nuclear Pledges Pakistan Mini Budget to ‘Increase Malnutrition’ US-Russia Talks Begin Hollow Nuclear Pledges The five permanent members of the UN Security Council – the US, Russia, China, France and the UK – signed a joint pledge to reduce the risk of nuclear war. The pledge stated that: “We affirm that a nuclear war cannot be […]

Views on the News 12/03/2021

Headlines: • Switzerland Referendum: Voters Support Ban on Face Coverings • India: Teaching of Hinduism Books in Islamic Madrasas Sparks Anger • China’s Crackdown on Muslims Spreads to Tropical Hainan Switzerland Referendum: Voters Support Ban on Face Coverings Switzerland has narrowly voted in favour of banning face coverings in public, including the burka or niqab […]