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Controversial punishment for Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani put on hold amid "review" following international outcry.
Rights groups call for full independent investigation into alleged abuses during war.
Andrew Wander
UN human rights commission alarmed by number of abductions and killings.
UN human-rights chief wants US courts to defend rights of prison-camp's detainees.
The UNHCR calls for stay of execution of Barzan al-Tikriti and Awad al-Bander.
Rich countries urged to help the poor by cutting farm subsidies and military spending.
Right group condemns Israeli human rights violations in Palestinian territories.
The United Nations has said it was "very disturbed" by the death in prison of a human rights activist and journalist in Turkmenistan, and called for an independent investigation.
The UN human rights commissioner has urged the Nepalese government and Maoist rebels to stop fighting and end their abuse of civilians.
UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has defended human rights chief Louise Arbour followning US criticism of her comments that secret detention of terrorist suspects was eroding the global ban on torture.
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Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
 
 
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