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Tipping Point

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Of the two, the latter would no doubt help his re-election campaign and an announcement to that effect is already being expected, the only question being one of timing. Announce it too early and Afghanistan could blow up before November; announce it too late and its effect on the presidential campaign could be minimal.

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ICSS to combat crime in sport

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A bold new initiative from Qatar could help rid the international community of illegal acts that have discredited and dishonoured sections of the sporting community. Pat Lancaster reports from Doha.

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The death of Iran’s economy

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The Ayatollah Khomeini once described the economy as “a matter of concern for donkeys” and slammed those who demanded his regime offer economic prosperity as well as spiritual enlightenment to the Iranian people.

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