Author Archives: Foreign Intrigue

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Requiem for a Rescue

Boko Haram, a militant insurgent and insurrectionist group in Nigeria, has once again gained the international spotlight with the group’s recent abduction of 276 school girls from the small village of Chibok in Borno state on April 14th and 15th. On December 4, 2013, Foreign Intrigue Senior Analyst and writer Eric Jones outlined the historical […]

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Google’s Project Link brings Fiber to Uganda

Last month Google introduced Project Link , which aims to provide a fiber-optic network for internet access in Kampala, Uganda.  Google found the modern city of 1.6 million to be a perfect test bed due to its small businesses, hospitals and universities.  They found that Kampala’s current networks were unable to keep up with the city’s […]

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