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I left my belly on Mount Seulawah

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Mt_seualwah_2 Until recently, the mountains of Aceh were known for rebel activity and were basically off-limits. Even without gunfire, I didn’t have much interest in having anything to do with mountains other than look at them.

Why Africa won't be the new Norway

Oil_refinery Norway, the world's third largest oil exporter, passively invests a large portion of proceeds into a national pension fund.  "The future-generations fund," which is now worth $300 billion, invests into foreign assets only as a way to remove the temptation for politicians to spend money on pork-barr