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Defying Poland's restrictive abortion law
Left to their own devices, tens of thousands of Polish women travel abroad to terminate unwanted pregnancies.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2014 10:10 GMT
Europe's symbolic solidarity with Palestine
As various European parliaments express support for a Palestinian state, critics say more substantive action is needed.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2014 08:43 GMT
Child refugees call tiny Swedish town home
Buried in Sweden's northern forest, Sorsele has welcomed many unaccompanied kids who help stabilise a town exodus.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2014 10:37 GMT
Iran: Extradition of Sydney attacker refused
Tehran says it demanded extradition of Sydney cafe hostage-taker in 2000, but its request was rejected by Australia.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2014 07:32 GMT
Enough symbolic votes, it is time to take real action on Israel
The EU vote on Palestinian statehood shows that Europe is still far from taking decisive action against Israel's crimes.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2014 14:27 GMT
Australia mourns Sydney cafe siege victims
Crowds gather in the city's business district where three people, including hostage-taker, died in police operation.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2014 07:40 GMT
Three dead as Sydney cafe siege ends
Gunman among three people killed as police storm Lindt Cafe to end 16-hour hostage drama in Australian city.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2014 03:34 GMT
European MPs call for Guantanamo reforms
European Parliament delegation visits prison, urges more humane treatment and speedy transfer of cleared detainees.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2014 15:05 GMT
Disappearing Crimea's anti-Russia activists
Opponents of Russia's annexation are being abducted and killed amid reports of escalating human rights abuses.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2014 10:35 GMT
Israeli leaders vote to dissolve parliament
Politicians approve initial step that will pave the way for early elections following dismissal of two top ministers.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2014 19:32 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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