News Roundup 11 July – 17 July

About the author(s):

Begümhan I. Simsir is a policy and research intern at the IFRC. She holds an LL.M. in IHL and human rights from the Geneva Academy. Her LL.M. thesis focused on the protection of wounded and sick hors de combat with a focus on mental health. She graduated from the Turkish German University Law School with a thesis focused on the protection of girl soldiers during and after armed conflicts. She has worked with various organizations, including Human Rights Measurement Initiative, Generation Human Rights, UNESCO, Airwars and the International Review of the Red Cross.

Jihadists blow up two crucial bridges in Burkina Faso

Thousands of people trapped by deadly armed clashes in Cité Soleil

Several rebel groups withdraw from Chad peace talks in Doha, Qatar

Tigray rebels say ready to name team for peace talks with Ethiopian government

Togolese army admits to killing children mistaken for ‘jihadists’

Detained Australian teenager dies in Northern Syria

Armed groups warn Fathi Bashagha not to cross ‘red line’

Ukraine separatist leader says three foreign fighters could be executed secretly

Fighting breaks out on border separating Chin State and Sagaing Region

Chat sets August for national dialogue including armed groups

(Visited 145 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: