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France: Unesco Awards Prize Financed by Dictator

Paris : France | Jul 18, 2012 at 10:20 AM PDT
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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The New York Times Unesco on Tuesday awarded a prize for research in the life sciences that drew controversy because it was financed by the dictator of Equatorial Guinea, a tiny, repressive and impoverished state. The award was heavily criticized by Western countries and human-rights groups as a misuse... FULL ARTICLE AT Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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President Teodoro Obiang Nguema of Equatorial Guinea is funding the prize for life sciences
President Teodoro Obiang Nguema of Equatorial Guinea is funding the prize for life sciences
 
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