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Gaza fighting resumes after ceasefire ends
Five Palestinians including ten-year-old boy killed after three-day truce between Israel and Palestinian factions ended.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 05:48 GMT
Medical care in the line of fire
Medical care benefits everyone - combatant and non-combatant - and anyone in need should be able to access it.
Last updated: 14 May 2013 09:59 GMT
Guantanamo inmates on mass hunger strike
Head of the International Committee of the Red Cross urges president Barack Obama to close the prison.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 11:03 GMT
Syrian rebels claim to seize border post
Opposition fighters say they overran army garrison that defends the country's main southern border crossing into Jordan.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2013 20:47 GMT
'Record numbers' of refugees fleeing Syria
The UN says more than 100,000 people fled their country in August - the highest monthly total since the uprising began.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2012 07:11 GMT
Syrian jets strike town near Aleppo
Car bombing hits Damascus suburb as new UN envoy says resolving the war is a "nearly impossible" task.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2012 20:45 GMT
Security firms sign code of conduct
More than 50 private contractors, some of whom work in Iraq and Afghanistan, sign a voluntary code of conduct in Geneva.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2010 19:40 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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