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UN accused of 'shameful attitude' in S Sudan
In a stinging attack MSF says the UN is 'indifferent' to the conditions of 21,000 people forced to flee fighting.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 22:22 GMT
Rwanda marks 20th anniversary of genocide
Thousands gathered in the capital, Kigali, to remember 1994 massacres in which an estimated million people were killed.
Last updated: 08 Apr 2014 01:33 GMT
Rwanda bars France from genocide ceremony
French ambassador to Rwanda banned from attending event amid diplomatic row over France's role in the 1994 genocide.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2014 11:27 GMT
UN chief says CAR peacekeepers 'overwhelmed'
Ban, in a brief visit to CAR, says the AU mission is under-resourced and overwhelmed by the sheer scale of the need.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2014 03:30 GMT
Climate change 'complicates' global security
Top scientists say climate change will complicate and worsen global security problems such as wars and refugees.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 07:08 GMT
Kuwait summit: Arab unity or disunity?
Behind customary public pronouncements, representatives from the 22-member League of Arab States clashed in private.
Joseph A Kechichian
Last updated: 27 Mar 2014 18:36 GMT
Watchdog: Half of Syria's chemicals removed
Chemical weapons agency says 53.6 percent of stockpiles have been destroyed or shipped overseas.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2014 06:59 GMT
Security Council to meet on N Korea missiles
UN Security Council will discuss response to latest rocket test launches from Pyongyang, officials say.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2014 00:58 GMT
Sri Lankans still searching for missing sons
UN considers independent inquiry into rights abuses in Sri Lanka war which left 100,000 dead and many missing.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 14:14 GMT
UN chief says both sides in Syria block aid
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says government and opposition failing to honour resolution allowing aid groups access.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2014 02:45 GMT
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Armenian 'genocide': Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
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An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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