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Syria unrest mars UN truce amid mass protests
Activists say troops fired bullets to disperse protesters with more UN observers expected to arrive in the country soon.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2012 19:25 GMT
US calls for tough action against Syria
Secretary of State Clinton urges Security Council to adopt arms embargo, even as Syria agrees to terms for UN observers.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2012 13:44 GMT
Syria urged to implement peace plan
Arab League meeting calls on Syria to stick to ceasefire plan, and voices fears that Damascus could be playing for time.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 08:03 GMT
Annan in talks with Arab ministers on Syria
Kofi Annan, the UN-Arab League special envoy, is briefing Arab League on plans to end conflict raging despite ceasefire.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 17:28 GMT
Fresh reports of shelling in Syria
Activists report attacks in Busra al-Harir and Homs, as head of UN monitors says reaching hotspots will take time.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 11:35 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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