Moncrieff - Around the World

Around the World in Numbers & today’s podcast from Moncrieff – 23rd February

Between 1982 – 1990 Hassine Habre was the president of Chad. The Extraordinary African Chambers will try him for crimes against humanity later this year. Some reports claim he was responsible for the deaths of 40,000 Chadians during his reign.   4 policemen were shot and killed by some 20 members of an Islamist group called … Continue reading

Moncrieff - Around the World

Around the World in Numbers & Podcast – Moncrieff – 16th February 2015

70% of the 6,400 people seeking exemptions from vaccinations in Kyrgyzstan in 2014 did so on religious grounds. There have been 3,400 reported cases of measles so far this year. 200,000 Germans left the Protestant Church last year. Prostitutes working outside a newly designated area of Rome will pay a fine of €500 if caught. … Continue reading