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UN: ISIL committing war crimes in Syria
Massacres, beheadings, torture, sexual enslavement and forced pregnancy being carried out by group, investigators say.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2014 21:55 GMT
Palestinian homes as targets
Amnesty International discloses details of a series of Israeli attacks carried out in Gaza on Palestinian family homes.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2014 12:48 GMT
Amnsty reports Israeli 'war crimes'.
Amnesty finds Israel guilty of war crimes in Gaza according to its report into the 50-day military attack this summer.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2014 13:19 GMT
Has North Korea launched a charm offensive?
North Korea's recent flurry of diplomatic activity signals increased efforts for international outreach.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 12:19 GMT
North Korea to publish 'rosy' rights report
Pyongyang's human rights association says its report will counter the "lies and fabrications" of others.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 08:23 GMT
North Korea rejects UN report on atrocities
A statement carried by the country's state media channel describes the UN report as "sheer lies".
Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 19:38 GMT
NK leaders accused of crimes against humanity
UN-mandated report says leaders, including Kim Jong-un, complicit in extermination, starvation and slavery of people.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2014 13:16 GMT
N Korea hits out at UN abuses report
State responds to report accusing it torture, rape and murder of political prisoners held inside labour camps.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2014 12:52 GMT
France says tests from Syria show sarin use
Foreign minister says there is "no doubt" that regime and accomplices used nerve agent, without specifying details.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2013 03:31 GMT
UN points to chemical weapons use in Syria
New report says there is increasing evidence showing limited use of banned weapons by regime forces and rebels.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2013 14:03 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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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
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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