Europe: January 2012 Archives

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Jan 12 & 14, 2012: from East Jerusalem - Dublin - India - Democratic Republic of Congo - Beijing

From our correspondents around the world!


In Gaza, Palestinians have no problem keeping past heroes alive. Not so for their bretheren in East Jerusalem, where Israel is in control and is trying to re-write Palestinian text books. Photo/GettyImages

Israel rewrites the history books. No Arafat. No Intifada. Palestinians say, no more.

How jazz found a foothold in India. A story of rhythm and racism.

We revisit Congo, where former rebels are getting away with murder.

Did an Irishman save Hitler's life? Disturbing documents surface in Dublin.

And a view from Beijing, where a foot in cold water is the poor man's recreation.



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