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Has the Syrian opposition done nothing wrong?
As Human Rights Watch issues a report on Syria, we ask if opposition forces should be held accountable for violations.
Last updated: 06 May 2012 11:05 GMT
UK army 'defied Geneva conventions'
British newspaper says military has been training interrogators in techniques that appear to breach Geneva rules.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2010 18:03 GMT
Uganda's LRA 'seizes hundreds'
Lord's Resistance Army waging campaign of killing and abductions, rights group says.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2010 14:39 GMT
New Guantanamo prison condemned
A new maximum-security facility has been opened to isolate inmates further.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2006 07:28 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Confidence men and their masquerade
Mysteries linger over Westgate Mall attack
Neoliberal rape in Spain
Is Britain only for the rich?
Climate activism: A change in approach?
Scotland and other nation-states that would be
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
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