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‘Govt must not indulge in business’

GLC reform can only be properly achieved when the wider economic strategy of the country is articulated first.

Security forces fire tear gas, dozens wounded in Beirut protest

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Security forces fired tear gas and rubber bullets at Lebanese protesters in central Beirut on Saturday in clashes that went on into the night and wounded dozens of people.

A deep state of reflection

AT a recent gathering I was asked about my thoughts on the “deep state”. This refers to people and organisations, often within national institutions, that work together to further an agenda separate from the one intended by the formal institutions of state.

Bosnia must overhaul judiciary, end political obstruction - report

SARAJEVO (Reuters) - Bosnia must overhaul its complex and opaque justice system and do more to protect the rule of law if it wants to press its case to join the European Union, legal experts said in an EU-commissioned report on Thursday.