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Abdul Rashid Dostum

Tactically brutal, pragmatically treacherous: Afghan warlord Abdul Rashid Dostum.

  • August 23, 2006
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Iran's neo-conservatives

Iran’s new breed of neo-conservatives brook no dissent. They include Saeed Mortazavi, implicated in the beating to death of Canadian photojournalist Zahra Kazami in 2003.

Filed in: Iran and Islam

  • August 23, 2006
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Bill Gates

Bully-boy monopolist turned mega-philanthropist: Bill Gates looks down on the world from Olympian heights of wealth. But the Vista before him is looking ever more troubled.

  • August 14, 2006
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Meles Zenawi - where did it all go wrong?

A profile of the former guerilla leader turned tyrant, Ethiopian Prime Minister Zenawi, who died today after 21 years in power.

Filed in: Ethiopia

Islam Karimov

All bow down before the glorious rule of Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov.

Filed in: Uzbekistan

  • August 13, 2006
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Isaias Afwerki

Yet another idealistic comrade turned brutal dictator: Eritrea’s Isaias Afwerki.

Filed in: Eritrea

Ralph Klein

One-man wrecking crew in a Canadian one-party state: Ralph Klein.

  • June 26, 2006
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Iyad Allawi

Calling me a CIA stooge is misleading, says Iraq’s interim Prime Minister Iyad Allawi – I spied for 15 different spy agencies.

  • June 26, 2006
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Henry Kissinger

Still mixing it after all these years? Henry Kissinger can run, but he can’t hide.

  • June 26, 2006
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Shintaro Ishihara

Is it all because a GI stole his ice cream? The unrepentant xenophobia of Japanese politician Shintaro Ishihara.

  • June 26, 2006
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The Trots

You’ll find them at any industrial dispute, any anti-war demo, armed with party-line placards and keen to take over the show. Meet the Trots.

  • June 26, 2006
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