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News Roundup 16 May – 22 May

Second Rwandan genocide fugitive confirmed dead Rwanda president suggests UK extradite genocide suspects after asylum deal Haiti: Bachelet deeply disturbed by human rights impact of deteriorating security situation in Port-au-Prince Haiti: Armed violence reaches ‘unimaginable and intolerable levels’ French court upholds charge against Lafarge over Syria operation For desperate Afghans, risky crossings into Iran are …

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News Roundup 2 May – 8 May

‘We are lucky today’: West Darfur braces for more outbreaks of fighting ‘We accept to save our lives’: How local dialogues with jihadists took root in Mali Mali: Military government breaks defence accords with France Recognize ‘enormous challenges’ facing northern Nigeria to forge new hope, Guterres urges Somalia: Three dead as al-Shabab attacks AU peacekeepers …

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News Roundup 25 April – 1 May

West Darfur: Health workers, children, among 200 killed in ‘senseless and brutal attacks’ Justice must prevail over alleged Libya war crimes, ICC Prosecutor tells Security Council Libya: Landmines, Other War Hazards, Killing Civilians Kenya mediates Congo peace talks, but breakthrough elusive ‘White hands’: The rise of private armies in African conflicts Colombian General and 10 …

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News Roundup 4 April – 10 April

Tigray has been the scene of ‘ethnic cleansing’, say human rights groups M23 rebel group declares unilateral ceasefire in eastern Congo Mali: Massacre by Army, Foreign Soldiers Mali: HRW condemns ‘deliberate slaughter’ of 300 men by military Yemen Parties Agree to Two-Month Truce Suspected Islamists kill 21 civilians in eastern Congo Colombian landmine victims demand …

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News Roundup 28 March – 3 April

Warring Parties in Yemen Announce Overlapping Cease-Fires Yemen: Houthis welcome two-month truce proposed by United Nations UN authorises new AU mission in Somalia to dislodge armed groups ‘My brothers and sisters are dying’: Inside the conflict in Ethiopia’s Afar region Work ‘in concert’ to help bring Yemen closer to a peaceful future Congo-Kinshasa: Thousands Flee …

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News Roundup 21 March – 27 March

Family of Indian journalist killed in Afghanistan petitions the International Criminal Court to try Taliban for war crimes Nigeria: 7,000 Boko Haram, other fighters surrender in a week Colombia’s violence causes more displacement, explosives’ victims – ICRC Mozambique: Thousands continue to flee violence in Cabo Delgado Central African Republic alleged rebel appears at ICC Ethiopia …

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News Roundup 14 March – 20 March

UN Peacekeeping Mission in South Sudan Extended for a Year At least 19 people die amid fresh fighting in Sudan’s Darfur region Conflict in Senegal Displaces Thousands WHO head spotlights ‘catastrophic’ humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia’s Tigray region Security Council votes to bolster UN priorities in Afghanistan Violence Increases in Northern Mozambique Syrians seek justice for …

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