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News Roundup 17 May – 23 May

The underground war brewing on the Colombia-Venezuela border UN envoy: Libya mercenaries a threat to entire North Africa ICC prosecutor urges Libya to hand over Gadhafi’s son UN urges greater aid access for Gaza, ‘intensification of mediation efforts’ to end Israel-Palestine violence ‘I’ve never seen scenes as ugly’: Treating Gaza’s wounded Ceasefire can’t hide scale …

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News Roundup 2 November – 8 November

The humanitarian fallout of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict UN rights chief warns of possible war crimes in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict Ethiopia: Over 50 ethnic Amhara killed in attack on village by armed Protect children and relief workers caught up in conflict, urges UN rights envoy Second recent attack on Kabul school draws Guterres’ strong condemnation In Myanmar’s …

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News Roundup 24 August – 30 August

Haftar rejects GNA’s call for Libya ceasefire The SDF’s International Humanitarian Law Obligations to Islamic State Detainees During the Coronavirus Pandemic The Future of Myanmar’s Peace Process: Same Old Challenges or New Progress? UK Approach to Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict Explainer: Untangling the conflict in Libya Philippines: Significant Measures to Protect Conflict-Affected Children …

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News Roundup – 20-27th February 2018

Rebels in Syria’s eastern Ghouta welcome U.N. ceasefire resolution Security Council Demands 30-day Cessation of Hostilities in Syria to Enable Humanitarian Aid Delivery, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2401 (2018) Stop the “monstrous annihilation” of Eastern Ghouta – Zeid Syrian Kurdish official: deal for Syrian army to enter Afrin Afghanistan Unveils Plans for Controversial Militia Force Islamic …

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News Roundup – 13 December 2013

Moderate Syrian rebels trying to recover after Islamists take over their headquarters.  Syria: Islamist rebels kill Adra civilians.  Pillay alarmed by rise of disappearances and abductions in Syria.  Africa’s vast Sahel region threatened by terrorism, organised crime, Ban warns.  Updated timeline of Boko Haram attacks and related violence.  Civilian vigilante groups increase dangers in northeastern …

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