China’s Cyber-Spying

The United States Justice Department has filed criminal charges against five Chinese Military hackers of using military and intelligence facilities to steal nuclear, steel and renewable energy trade secrets from United States companies. These U.S charges against Chinese officials are unprecedented. John Carlin, the Assistant Attorney General, is quoted … Read More …

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Chevron Oil Spill Responsibility

The spill occurred off the coast of Brazil during November. Chevron said it had underestimated the pressure of underwater oil deposits while drilling, causing oil to rush up the borehole and seep into the surrounding seabed. Brazil’s Energy Minister Edison Lobao had earlier said the company would be “severely punished” if it was found to have failed in its … read more …

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Occupy Rooftops

Mid-September 2011 brought with it the interesting start of the Occupy movement which went on to spread like wildfire worldwide into a passionate and powerful statement. By the October, protesters were present on every continent with the exception of Antarctica and in November a staggering 64000 American’s signed up to participate in what was … read more …

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COP17 Special Courts

Senior Superintendent Vish Naidoo released a statement saying “We will have a 24-hour court system for COP17 related crimes. Even if the crime takes place in Cape Town when delegates arrive, there will be people on standby there to deal with the case”. The Durban Magistrate’s Court is being used because of its proximity to the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International… read more

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The COP18 Host

PRESS RELEASE: Durban, 29 November 2011: The State of Qatar and the Republic of Korea have agreed to closely cooperate to make the next major UN Climate Change Conference at the end of 2012 a success. The 2012 UN Climate Change Conference, COP 18/CMP 8 (the 18th Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC, plus the 8th session of the Conference … read more …

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