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McAllen Monitor (Newspaper) - May 25, 2015, McAllen, TexasThe in Ito nation amp world 3a monday May 2s, 2015 saying goodbye to a a Beautiful mind islamic state ramada film inspiring Nobel prize Winner Dies by Bruce Shichowski the associated press born to in electrical Engineer and later a precocious and dashing Youmg Man who attained an Lohn Vash seemed destined for a life of stunning Success f hat he achieve in a winning a n Ohe in 19h4, but not w without a struggle with mental illness that would make him a household name even More so than his achievements in mathematics. Nash had read the classic a men of mathematics Quot by h. 1. Bell by the time he was in High school. He planned to follow in his father s footsteps and studied for three years at the Carnegie Institute of technology in Pittsburgh now Carnegie Mellon University a hut instead followed his passion for math. He then went to Princeton where he worked on his equilibrium theory and in 1950, received his doctorate with a dissertation on non cooperative games. The thesis contained the definition and properties of what would later be culled the Nash Equilio Brisun. But it was while teaching at the Massachusetts Institute of technology in 1959. When his wife Alicia was pregnant with their son that schizophrenia Wigan to emerge a yearlong fight that was chronicled in the Academy award winning blockbuster a a beaut Ihil t he nashes died in a car Accident late saturday on the new Lersey Turnpike. 1 in was 8b she was 82. Quot Lohnis remarkable achievements inspired generations of mathematicians economists and scientists Wiio were influenced by his Brilliant groundbreaking work in game theory and the Story of his life with Alicia moved millions of readers and moviegoers who marvelled at their courage in the face of daunting Princeton president Tiris Pence ton University professor John Nash Speaks on oct. 11, 1994. After being named the Winner of the Nobel peace prize for economics in Pence ton . Charles Rex Arbogast the Asse elated press Gopher Eisgruber said in a statement in an autobiography written for the Nocht i foundation website Nash said delusions caused him to resign As a faculty member at Mit. He also spent several months in new Jersey hospitals on an involuntary basis. However Nash a schizophrenia diminished through the 1970s and 19b�os As he Quot gradually began to intellectually reject some of the delusion ally influenced lines of thinking Quot he wrote. 2001 is Quot a Beautiful mind Quot was based on an unauthorized biography by Sylvia Nasar who wrote that Nash a contemporaries found him Quot immensely strange and Quot slightly cold a bit Superior somewhat much of his Demeanour Likely stemmed from mental illness. He was awarded the Nohel prize in economics for his work in game theory which offered insight into the dynamics of human rivalry. It is considered one of the most influential ideas of the 20th Century. Just Days before his death Nash received a prize from the norwegian Academy of sciences and letters in Oslo with Nev Vork University mathematician Louis Nirenberg who called Nash a truly great Nat Liomati Cian and a a kind of Tim associated press shiite militiamen arrive to Khalidia saturday to support sunni Tibai fighters and local policemen against islamic state up militants 60 Miles West of Baghdad Iraq defense chief iraqis showed no will to fight Carter by Ken Oil Antan the associated press washing Ion t he islamic state groups take Over of the provincial capital Kama i is Stark evidence that iraqi forces Lack the Quot will to fight Quot defense Secretary Ash Carter said in a to interview that aired sunday. The harsh assessment raised new questions Alhout the Obama administrations strategy to defeat the extremist group that has seized a strategically important Swath of the Middle East. Although iraqi soldiers outnumbered Quot their opposition in the capital of Anhar province they quickly withdrew last sunday without putting up much resistance from the City in Iraq s sunni heart land Arler said on in no a Quot state of the the interview aired on sunday. The iraqis left behind Large numbers of Plitz ii vehicles including several tanks now presumed to be in islamic slate i ails. Quot what apparently happened is the iraqi forces just showed no will to fight a barter said. Quot they were not outnumbered in fact they vastly Putnum Ixo red the opposing Force. That says to me and i think to most of us that we have an Issue with the will of the iraqis to fight Psi i. And defend the a tile House declined to comment on sunday. Iraqi lawmaker Hakim Al Yamili the head of the parliamentary defense and Security committee called cart Eros comments Quot unrealistic and Quot the iraqi army put a lice have will to watch footage of if stakes targeting militants. And Quot did the fight is group in ramada but these forces Lack Good Seq u i p m e n to w Capo n s and Aerial support Quot said Ai uni a member of a deeply anti american shiite faction. American officials say they Are sending anti tank weapons to the irate military. But they also noted that iraqi forces were not routed from ramada a they left of their own Accord Fri it ened in part by a powerful wave of islamic state group suicide truck bombs said a senior state department official who spoke to reporters last week under ground rules he not be named. A bid Dleist bin Laden Monk targets Myanmar a persecuted muslims by Shashani Bengal los Angeles times Yangon Myanmar a he a been described As the a Buddhist bin i Den a but Ashin Wir Athu thinks he has More in common with the worlds most famous fictional spy. A James Bond is a nationalist Quot the Monk said in a recent interview. Flashing a smile he offered a vague recollection of a ii Iov in in which 007, to extract information from a woman took her to bed. Quot while he did not take much pleasure in the act Quot Wir Athu said a the did it for his his questionable Reading of Bond aside the firebrand Wir Athu firmly says he is defending Myanmar against Wirat Liy if j Eranga Jayawardena the associated press sri lankan Buddhist monks listen on sept. 28,2014, to Myanmar a hard line Buddhist Monk Ashin Wir Athu at a convention organized by sri Lanka a body Bala Sena or forces of Buddhist Power in Colombo sri Lanka. The people he views As the county a a main enemy its muslims. Wir Athu 46. Might Bear As much responsibility As any other individual for the desperate flight of muslims from Myanmar aboard overcrowded fishing boats bound for Thailand and Malaysia. In speeches and face Book posts he has warned of an impending Quot jihad Quot against the huge Buddhist majority spread rumours of muslims systematically raping Buddhist women and called for Boycotts of Muslim owned businesses. Good buddhists he argued mix socially with muslims who he says Are Quot snakes Quot and a mad Quot most Imus ims destroy our country our people and the Buddhist religion a i Rath ii said. He represents the Blunt Edge of systematic religious discrimination in Myanmar that has driven about 1 million to Hangyas a Muslim minority group to the farthest margins of society. Human rights groups say Wir Athu and the Radical movement he leads called 969, stoked sectarian riots that have killed scores of people since 2012. About 100,000 to Hangyas have been forced into internment Camps Ridden with disease and malnutrition in the Western state of a Shine deprived of outside assistance since the government expelled foreign Aid groups in 2014. 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