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UN calls on States to fight against discrimination against people of African descent

Observing the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery, senior United Nations officials today reflected on past horrors, and warned that the world must also confront current and

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UKRAINE: MAIDAN, ODESSA: TWO YEARS LATER (Public conference, Geneva, 21 March 2016) A CALL FOR AN INTERNATIONAL INVESTIGATION

UKRAINE: MAIDAN, ODESSA: TWO YEARS LATER Public conference, Geneva, 21 March 2016   A CALL FOR AN INTERNATIONAL INVESTIGATION PURPOSE OF THE CONFERENCE   On 21 March 2016, a Side

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Pakistan: sixty dead in an attack against a playground

Police in Pakistan are hunting militants behind a suicide bomb attack that has killed at least 69 people and injured at least 300 more. Sunday’s blast, which happened in a

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Iraq: Bomb attack hits south of Baghdad, 30 dead

At least 30 people have been killed in a bomb attack targeting a local football game in a village south of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. According to police and

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Bahrain : HRW urges EU, US action to end Bahraini activist’s detention

Human Rights Watch has called on the European Union and the US to help release Zainab al-Khawaja, a prominent Bahraini activist and political dissident who was taken into custody by

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Afghanistan: 7 Afghan policemen killed in Kandahar insider attack

At least seven Afghan policemen have been shot dead by their comrades in the war-ravaged country’s southern province of Kandahar. The incident took place on Thursday morning, when three members

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Brussels: thirty dead and over 200 injured in attack

Two bomb explosions have rocked Brussels Airport, followed by another blast at a metro station in the city, killing at least 34 people in total. Belgian state broadcaster said the

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Yemen: 11 killed in Saudi aerial attacks

Nearly a dozen people have been killed in a series of airstrikes carried out by Saudi warplanes in Yemen’s Jawf Province. At least seven civilians lost their lives after Saudi

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Egypt: 13 policemen killed in an attack claimed by the ISIS

Thirteen Egyptian policemen were killed in a mortar attack in Sinai, the country’s Interior Ministry said via Facebook on Saturday. The mortar round targeted a checkpoint in al-Arish, according to

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Guinea : UN health agency sends specialists to help contain Ebola flare-up

The United Nations health agency has dispatched a team of specialists to Guinea after 2 new cases of Ebola were confirmed yesterday, the first re-emergence of the deadly virus in