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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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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Cruelty in Jerusalem
Iran nuke deal is no bargain
UN move will embolden North Korea officials
'Bajbouj': Old leader, new Tunisia
Analysis: Qatar's foreign policy - the old and the new
'Hide your strength, bide your time'
Richard Javad Heydarian
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