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In Sweden during this time, the press fell under the control of several authorities, despite contemporary claims that the Swedish press was free. As evidence they detail impressive improvements to the U. While a 2004 ceasefire has been adhered to, soldiers on the world's highest battleground still fight altitude sickness, deadly temperatures and bone-crushing avalanches. Science and scholarship are never entirely unbiased, since knowledge-production occurs within social and political contexts.

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