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International Criminal court changes trial attendance rule

...the court is dealing with an unprecedented situation in the Kenyatta case as it prepares to put on trial a sitting head of state.Samantha Power, the U.S. ambassador to the U.N., said the decision was made "in a manner that appropriately...
James King appointed head of state parks department

Trail Mix Executive Director James King is leaving Juneau for Anchorage and a new job as director of the state Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation.
Queen honors Sealaska employee

...the premier of the Yukon Territory, Dennis Fentie, on behalf of Queen Elizabeth II. The queen serves as Canada's head of state under its constitutional monarchy. The award is granted to Canadians who have made significant contributions to the...
Obama, pragmatic liberal or Democratic modernizer?

...he will be for the rest of his term. The president showed in Tucson last week he has fully stepped into the role of head of state. But when it comes to being head of our government, it's unclear what the next two years portend. So far, Obama...
Obama snub was partisan politics

...three-and-a-half day conference, which the governor could have easily requested a slight change. As Alaska's head of state, Gov. Parnell could have met the President while still fulfilling his speaking engagement. The fact that all of...
The problem with the International Criminal Court

...Bashir enjoys immunity from prosecution because he is a head of state. The court insists no such immunity exists, but at the court. "The reality is that an indicted head of state is only going to be arrested when the states concerned...
Movies where & when

...with second shows at 9:35 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 2:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons. "Head of State," (PG-13) starts Friday, March 28, and plays at 7:30 nightly at Glacier Cinemas, with second shows at 9...
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The president is an embarrassment he behaves under pressure during a debate with a fellow American, it scares me to imagine him dealing with any head of state on a one-to-one basis when it comes to making a hard yet negotiated decision that affects not only us, but the...
Images and action

...history. Yet given the chance to stand up against genocide, he not only failed to do so, he personally aided the only head of state in history other than Adolf Hitler to have used poison gas in a sustained effort to exterminate an ethnic minority...
Mandela's mortality is South Africa's fear

...constructed, in significant part by the example of the new country's founding president. Several years into his term as head of state, Mandela announced that he would step away from power voluntarily after a single term. Perhaps this decision reverberates...


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