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Stories for November 26th 2003

  • Wednesday, November 26th 2003 - 20:00 UTC

    Eighty Years On.

    Born at Black Rock, on East Falkland in 1923, I thought readers might be interested in my early life as a shepherd's son and in camp life in general.

  • Wednesday, November 26th 2003 - 20:00 UTC

    SAMA Wales is launched.

    The South Atlantic Medal Association, made up of Falkland War Veterans, their families and Islanders recently celebrated the launch of its newest regional branch. On Saturday August 30th at the TA centre in Cardiff, over a hundred Veterans and special guests attended the inaugural meeting to launch SAMA Wales.

  • Wednesday, November 26th 2003 - 20:00 UTC

    Far-right militiamen lay down weapons.

    Eight hundred far-right militiamen laid down their weapons on Tuesday in a ceremony the government hoped would bring peace closer but which was condemned by human rights activists as a travesty.

  • Wednesday, November 26th 2003 - 20:00 UTC

    Brazilian economy shows signs of recuperation.

    Brazil's economy appears to be emerging from the recession and is showing signs of improvement with industrial production on the rise and a healthy trade surplus, according to Brazilian Central Bank Chairman Henrique de Campos.

  • Wednesday, November 26th 2003 - 20:00 UTC

    No end in sight for AIDS epidemic.

    The AIDS epidemic shows no signs of abating, especially in sub-Saharan Africa, and political action to fight the virus is failing, according to a report released.