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    Brexit is no way out of a Europe in crisis

    Gideon Rachman, The Financial Times

    In its own interests, Britain must contribute to stability on the European continent

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    Short Answers to Hard Questions About Zika Virus

    The New York Times

    The Zika virus is a mosquito-transmitted infection related to dengue, yellow fever and West Nile virus. Although it was discovered in the Zika forest in Uganda in 1947.

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    What is the Post-Post Davos Model of the World?

    John Cassidy, The New Yorker

    As the masters of the universe (and many journalists, too) gather for their annual confab in the Swiss ski resort of Davos, the world economy that they will be gazing down upon isn’t looking very healthy.

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    Europe's Migrant Crisis

    Jeanne Park, Council on Foreign Relations

    With nationalist parties ascendant in many member states, and concerns about Islamic terrorism looming large across the continent, it remains unclear if the bloc or its member states are capable of implementing lasting asylum and immigration reforms.

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    Why the Fed needs to prepare for the worst right now

    Lawrence Summers, Washington Post

    Often markets are volatile at the end of the year — as many traders go on holiday and those with losses unload them — and then settle down as a new year begins. Not this year.

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    Turning away from terror: deradicalisation in the UK

    Euronews Reports

    For Javed Khan, who came from Afghanistan seven years ago, coming to ACF changed his life.

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