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About christoflehmann

Christof Lehmann is the founder and senior editor of nsnbc. Christof Lehmann is a political writer, psychologist, and independent political consultant on a wide range of issues, including conflict and conflict resolution, negotiations, security management, crisis management. His articles are published widely in international print and online media and he is a frequent contributor to radio and TV programs. He is a lifelong advocate for human rights, peace and international justice and the prosecution of war crimes - also those committed by privileged nation. In September 2011 Christof Lehmann started the blog nsnbc in response to what he perceived as an embargo on truth about the conflict in Libya and Syria. In 2013, he plans to transform nsnbc into an independent, daily, international online newspaper.

EU Stability Fund releases 20 Million to Mali for Joint European-African Economic Suicide

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) The European Instrument for Stability (IfS), has released a 20 Million Eur stabilization support package to provide immediate support for Mali´s law enforcement and justice services, local authorities in Mali, dialog and reconciliation initiatives and support for … Continue reading

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Brazilian Defense Minister arrives on an official Visit to Angola today

(nsnbc) Brazilian Defense Minister Luís Nunes Amorin, will arrive on a 48 hour visit in Angola today, 18 February 2013, to reinforce the two countries bilateral relations and friendship. In 2012 Brazil and Angola signed a comprehensive defense agreement. Brazil … Continue reading

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Standoff in Sabah could derail Southern Philippines Peace Process

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) Only days after a peace accord between the Philippine government and the secessionist Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) was negotiated, and a declaration that about a lasting peace accord would be signed by March, an armed group, … Continue reading

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St John´s Wort for Depression – Yes But !

The medicinal effect of St John´s Wort or Hypericon Perforatum, has been known and documented for centuries. Over time, it has been recommended and used for a cohort of ailments, conditions and diseases. For many years its effect was attributed … Continue reading

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National Dialog in Syria continues with Regional Initiatives

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) The national dialog in Syria, to end the crisis, national reconciliation and political as well as social reform, continues making progress. Although the process is largely being ignored by mainstream media in those countries who are backing … Continue reading

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Tunisia, Revolt and Revolution or Reform. Tackling the Challenges of the Arab Spring Hang-Over

Two years after Tunisia became the first country to undergo regime change and the ousting of President Ben Ali through the phenomenon which was to be doubt “The Arab Spring”, the assassination of the prominent opposition leader Shokri Belaid has … Continue reading

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Saudi-Arabia the Prime Suspect behind Suicide Bomb that killed Iraqi Brigadier General Awni Ali

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) On Saturday, 16 February, a suicide bomber killed the senior Iraqi army intelligence officer, Brigadier General Awni Ali, and two of his bodyguards in his home, in northern Iraq. So far, nobody has claimed responsibility for the … Continue reading

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