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Syria 'vacuum bombs' kill civilians in Douma
Witnesses report Damascus suburb shelled by brutal military explosive designed to decimate urban areas.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2013 19:30 GMT
Bolivian protesters go on hunger strike
Disabled Bolivians demanding government subsidy set up camp in La Paz following clashes outside parliament building.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 09:53 GMT
Security guards die in Afghan attack
At least seven people, including three suspected assailants, dead after Taliban raid in northern Kunduz province.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2011 11:45 GMT
Saudi women defy ban to take driver's seat
Several women drive around in kingdom in open defiance of rule that prohibits them from driving.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2011 14:08 GMT
Saudi women launch bid to defy driving ban
Activists in the kingdom say action will keep going until a royal decree allowing women to drive is issued.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2011 12:59 GMT
Shortages add to Misurata's woes
Supply of basic goods is dangerously low as the besieged Libyan city’s port comes under fire.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2011 22:00 GMT
Libyan rival forces face off in Misurata
Footage from a pro-opposition organisation shows heavy casualties and rebel gains in the besieged western city.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2011 13:53 GMT
Cambodia festival turns deadly
Hundreds of people die in stampede as millions gather to celebrate the annual water festival.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2010 03:00 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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