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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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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Australia: Child refugees' moral 'blackmail'
The rise of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions
Ebola outbreak: We need information, not panic
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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