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Colombia's FARC to release captured general
Rebel group and government announce agreement on terms for release of five people whose capture had halted peace talks.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2014 04:16 GMT
UN urges countries to hit ISIL financially
Council statement follows a UN report estimating ISIL's daily revenue from crude oil could be as much as $1.645m.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2014 20:31 GMT
UN chief sets up Gaza war inquiry
Ban named a retired Dutch general to head a five-member team to investigate Israeli attacks on UN shelters.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 00:05 GMT
A final warning on climate change
The IPCC strongly acknowledges that carbon emissions are rising at an alarming rate.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2014 12:16 GMT
S Sudan rivals accept responsibility for war
Rival leaders accept "collective responsibility" for thousands of deaths, in fourth meeting aimed at ending conflict.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 05:05 GMT
UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 14:13 GMT
Fresh clashes erupt around Al-Aqsa compound
Israeli police clash with Palestinians demonstrating against Jews visiting Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2014 13:43 GMT
UN chief slams 'provocations' in Jerusalem
Ban Ki-moon condemns "repeated provocations" at holy sites after Israeli police again clash with protesters.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2014 12:45 GMT
ISIL, US intervention and the rise of the Iranian model
Western media's caricaturish coverage of Iran masks an uncomfortable truth.
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 11:46 GMT
Niger peacekeepers to remain in Mali
President says troops will stay and help stabilise neighbouring country despite ambush that left nine soldiers dead.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 11:03 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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