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Perennial failure to soften rough edges of some leaders

Independent online (SA) 20 Apr 2024
As South Africa ... A betrayal of the sacrifices of departed heroes ... Such civil apathy and unethical leadership betray the sacrifices of struggle heroes and those who fought for freedom in South Africa.
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‘The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare’ stylized take on WWII ops

Boston Herald 19 Apr 2024
Ritchie borrows Tarantino’s approach to perform a kind of pulpy myth-making and celebrate a group of under-sung real-life war heroes (who may have potentially inspired Ian Fleming’s James Bond).
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Movie review: ‘The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare’ pays stylized homage to WWII operatives

Pioneer Press 19 Apr 2024
On the way to the Spanish island of Fernando Po, off the coast of equatorial Africa, they’ll have to make a stop to pick up Geoffrey Appleyard (Alex Pettyfer), imprisoned as a POW in a Nazi outpost on La Palma, in the Canary Islands.
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Review: Long before Bond, ‘The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare’ kicked off British covert ops

The Los Angeles Times 18 Apr 2024
On the way to the Spanish island of Fernando Po, off the coast of equatorial Africa, they’ll have to make a stop to pick up Geoffrey Appleyard (Alex Pettyfer), imprisoned as a POW in a Nazi outpost on La Palma, in the Canary Islands.
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Ritchie crafts a stylish homage to WWII operatives with ‘The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare’

Republican American 18 Apr 2024
On the way to the Spanish island of Fernando Po, off the coast of equatorial Africa, they’ll have to make a stop to pick up Geoffrey Appleyard (Alex Pettyfer), imprisoned as a POW in a Nazi outpost on La Palma, in the Canary Islands.
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Nigerian chess champion Tunde Onakoya plays for 60 hours in Times Square, breaking marathon record

CNN 20 Apr 2024
The Guinness World Record organization has not yet confirmed Onakoya’s attempt, which can sometimes take weeks, but for many Nigerians, the 29-year-old is already considered something of a national hero.
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Amal Clooney’s Silence on Gaza Shows the Limits of Liberalism

Scheerpost 16 Apr 2024
... or Barack Obama are held up as heroes. This is despite their crimes, which range from using jihadists to overthrow the most prosperous country in Africa to bombing seven countries simultaneously.
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Sébastien Haller's first Dortmund start since winning Africa Cup lasts just 8 minutes

Newsday 13 Apr 2024
MÖNCHENGLADBACH, GermanyIvory Coast hero Sébastien Haller’s first start for Borussia Dortmund since winning the Africa Cup of Nations lasted just eight minutes.
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Bayern blanks Cologne, delays Bayer Leverkusen title celebrations

TSN Canada 13 Apr 2024
Mathys Tel struck the post before the break ... Müller sealed the win on a counterattack in stoppage time ... Ivory Coast hero Sébastien Haller’s first start for Dortmund since winning the Africa Cup of Nations lasted just eight minutes ... ___. AP soccer.
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Bayern ends 2-game losing streak in Bundesliga to delay Bayer Leverkusen title celebrations

Wtop 13 Apr 2024
Mathys Tel struck the post before the break ... Müller sealed the win on a counterattack in stoppage time ... Ivory Coast hero Sébastien Haller’s first start for Dortmund since winning the Africa Cup of Nations lasted just eight minutes ... ___. AP soccer.
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Mamelodi Sundowns beat AmaTuks on penalties to advance to Nedbank Cup semi-finals

Independent online (SA) 12 Apr 2024
During the shootout, Williams, the hero for Bafana Bafana during the Africa Cup of Nations, was at it again when he saved two of Tuks’ penalties as the Brazilians won the shootout 4-3.
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Chinese martyrs honored for contributions to TAZARA railway construction in Tanzania

Xinhua 06 Apr 2024
Serving as a major transportation artery spanning East Africa and Central-Southern Africa, it stands as China's largest foreign aid project to date ... "They are heroes who have forged a monument of China-Tanzania and China-Africa friendship.
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Feature: Chinese martyrs honored for contributions to TAZARA railway construction in Tanzania

Xinhua 05 Apr 2024
Serving as a major transportation artery spanning East Africa and Central-Southern Africa, it stands as China's largest foreign aid project to date ... "They are heroes who have forged a monument of China-Tanzania and China-Africa friendship.
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