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  • NATO in Libya: Four reasons why this isn't a 'crusade'

    Opinion NATO in Libya: Four reasons why this isn't a 'crusade'

    In the run-up to military operations over Libya, and since, NATO and the West have been criticized for acting immorally, if not illegally, with an eye to seizing control of Libya’s oil riches. Muammar Qaddafi recently wrote to President Obama blaming NATO for an “unjust war against a small people of a developing country.” Others, including Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, have even gone so far as to equate the Western alliance’s actions as a modern “crusade.” The following four points from Brooke Smith-Windsor of the NATO Defense College in Rome show that nothing could be farther from the truth.

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  • Energy Voices Malaysia invests in Canada's natural gas future

    Petronas, Malaysia's state-owned energy giant, announced Sunday it will invest $35 billion in the Canadian liquefied natural gas industry. British Columbia's government hopes to use the revenue generated by projects like this to pay down the province’s debt and to establish a prosperity fund to bank energy-related revenue.

  • NATO in Libya: Four reasons why this isn't a 'crusade'

    Opinion NATO in Libya: Four reasons why this isn't a 'crusade'

    In the run-up to military operations over Libya, and since, NATO and the West have been criticized for acting immorally, if not illegally, with an eye to seizing control of Libya’s oil riches. Muammar Qaddafi recently wrote to President Obama blaming NATO for an “unjust war against a small people of a developing country.” Others, including Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, have even gone so far as to equate the Western alliance’s actions as a modern “crusade.” The following four points from Brooke Smith-Windsor of the NATO Defense College in Rome show that nothing could be farther from the truth.

  • Prisons turn to the wind for energy

    Prisons turn to the wind for energy

    Prisons are turning to wind power to supply energy for their around-the-clock operations.

 
 
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