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In 2010, reports of Somali pirates pouring into Nairobi’s middle- and upper-end property market began to emerge from the Horn of Africa. Laden with sacks of cash, these rogue investors were said to be converting illegally-acquired ransom bounty into commercial and residential real estate in Nairobi’s bustling Eastleigh district. Property prices in Eastleigh — the long-time centre of Kenya’s Somali community — reportedly doubled as some $ 100m entered the market.
CNN.com – Latin America
Rony Delgarde immigrated to the United States from Haiti with only five dollars and a holy bible. The first thing he saw when he landed at Miami International Airport, were all the colorfully painted buildings. From that, Global Paint for Charity was born.
CNN.com – World
Former CIA Director David Petraeus has testified behind closed doors on Capitol Hill and, according to one congressman, put a different emphasis on events than the Obama administration did in the immediate aftermath of the killing of Ambassador Chris Stevens.