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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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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