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EU launches Operation Mos Maiorum
European police on a two-week hunt for tens of thousands of 'irregular' migrants.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2014 11:37 GMT
Divided Haiti bids farewell to Duvalier
Hundreds attend funeral of former president, but victims of his brutal regime say he escaped justice.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2014 20:39 GMT
Fierce new fighting breaks out in CAR
Fresh round of violence sparked by revenge killings on Tuesday leads to first death of a UN peacekeeper in the country.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 11:21 GMT
Lebanon's migrant workers under pressure
A Lebanese court recently ruled in favour of a foreign domestic worker, but rights groups say many challenges persist.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 10:01 GMT
CAR ambush kills Pakistani UN peacekeeper
At least nine people killed in two days of fighting as Muslim and Christian armed rebels try to control capital Bangui.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 00:08 GMT
N Korea official admits use of labour camps
Foreign ministry official acknowledges for first time the existence of "reform through labour" camps but denies abuses.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2014 09:43 GMT
Japan's throwaway children
In a country that frowns upon foster care, 33,000 children from abusive homes are growing up in state institutions.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2014 16:59 GMT
Myanmar confirms controversial Rohingya plan
The plan stipulates Rohingya should register as Bengali, which implies they are illegal immigrants from Bangladesh.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 20:03 GMT
ISIL closes in on border town with Turkey
ISIL fighters close in on the key Kurdish town of Kobane, as Turkey considers sending troops to both Iraq and Syria.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 12:35 GMT
Turkish tanks face ISIL near Syria border
Turkey spreads out tanks on hill facing Syrian border town besieged by ISIL, as US-led air raids pound group in Syria.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 21:12 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Burkina Faso, African leaders and 'sit-tightism'
Getting Hollywood's nod for Palestinian film
Ecuador's FM wants transnational corporations held accountable
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
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