News Roundup 18 October – 24 October

Yemen war reaches ‘shameful milestone’ – 10,000 children now killed or maimed What is behind the recent surge in violence in Kashmir? Mali asks Islamic body to open negotiations with al-Qaeda Tigray forces say air strikes hit Ethiopia’s Mekelle, government denies Why separatists in Cameroon and Nigeria have united ‘Big disappointment’ over lack of Syria …

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News Roundup 15 March – 21 March

Armed attacks kill hundreds, displace 40,000 civilians in northeast DR Congo Amid Myanmar’s post-coup crisis, armed rebellion brews UN calls for inquiry after rebels fired missiles into Yemen detention centre Grisly Killing in Syria Spawns Legal Case Against Russian Mercenaries Gambia: Alleged ‘Death Squad’ Member Arrested in Germany ICC letter triggering deferral deadline sent to …

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News Roundup – 17 June 2014

Pillay welcomes appointment of new human rights chief.  Taliban commander in Bergdahl swap should be prosecuted for war crimes.  Interesting podcast with Victoria Fontan on ISIS in Iraq.  Iraq widens internet blocks to disable insurgent communication.  Pillay condemns series of “cold-blooded executions” in Iraq.  United Nations World Food Programme: Our Mandate is Held Hostage by …

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