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Spike in Eritreans fleeing into Ethiopia
More than 200 risk their lives every day, UN says, crossing a heavily-fortified border between arch enemy states.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2014 10:49 GMT
Israel criticised over blocking UNHRC mission
Israel denies the UN Rapporteur on human rights access to West Bank amid reports that abuses have 'sharply increased'.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2014 10:15 GMT
UK's 'covert acts' during Nepalese civil war
New book by British writer underlines UK's involvement in torture and disappearance of Nepal's Maoists during conflict.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 09:08 GMT
UN sounds urgent famine warning for S Sudan
World urged not to stand by as aid chiefs say 50,000 children could die from malnutrition in world's worst food crisis.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2014 02:10 GMT
Israel's impunity culture: War crimes, intimidation and oppression
Palestinian children continue to suffer high levels of violence and intimidation from Israeli forces.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 08:15 GMT
West Africa 'should decriminalise drugs'
Report by regional commission, including ex-Nigeria president, says current drug policies causing public health crisis.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 08:08 GMT
Homs is a victory for no one
Despite the anger, violence and divided loyalties, Syrians share a profound sense of personal and national loss.
Last updated: 17 May 2014 14:08 GMT
UN on Syria: Must a million die?
Humanitarian chief asks what has to happen for the world to take notice of the slaughter
Last updated: 11 May 2014 13:53 GMT
Children among dead in fresh CAR violence
Unidentified gunmen kill at least 15 people, including children, near a border with Chad amid inter-communal violence.
Last updated: 03 May 2014 00:14 GMT
Iran cuts enriched uranium stockpile: report
Diplomats tell news agency that UN report will say Iran has diluted half of material it held that could be used in bomb.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2014 22:10 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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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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