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Ubud Food Festival, 5-7 June 2015

Food Forum | The Spice Islands Friday June 5, 2:30pm, at Taman Baca

For a serving of spice island history, Ian Burnet will dish up a tale of the high seas and colonial rule focusing on Indonesia’s legendary spices, cloves and nutmeg. 61 more words

Fort Nieuw Victoria, Ambon -- A Mystery Solved?

A fort on this location was built by the Portuguese in the 1500’s and then captured by the first war fleet commissioned by the United Dutch East India Company in 1605 and commanded by Steven van de Hagen. 554 more words

Dutch soldiers killed unarmed people, government lied

This Dutch regional Drenthe province TV video says about itself (translated):

Torrent of bullets killed train hijackers at De Punt

Nov 30. 2013

De Punt – The train hijacking at De Punt in 1977 ended indeed in a hailstorm of bullets.

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Human Rights

Affaire de Maluku: des diplomates visitent la morgue de Kinshasa

En RDC, la fosse commune de Maluku est toujours au cœur de l’actualité. Lundi 13 avril, le ministre de la Justice s’est adressé aux diplomates en poste à Kinshasa. 113 more words


DR Congo authorities prepare new mass burial

Kinshasa–Congolese authorities announced Monday they would soon carry out a new collective burial in the capital Kinshasa, amid international concern over the earlier discovery of a mass grave. 303 more words


A Glimpse of Heaven at Ora Beach Resort

I have never been to any place, any beach, which is more stunning than Ora Beach. It began from a short, random browsing in the afternoon, and I found Marischka Prudence’s blog where she posted many breathtaking pictures of Ora. 350 more words