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Sudan’s president visits Russia, asks for protection from US 23.11.2017 Washington Post: World
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has said on a visit to Russia that his country needs protection from the U.S.
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U.S. declares attacks on Burmese Rohingya Muslims ‘ethnic cleansing’ 23.11.2017 Washington Post
U.S. declares attacks on Burmese Rohingya Muslims ‘ethnic cleansing’
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US attacks militants in Somalia and Libya 22.11.2017 AP Politics
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Reflecting stepped-up targeting of extremists in Africa, the U.S. military said airstrikes killed more than 100 militants in Somalia on Tuesday and hit Islamic State fighters in Libya days earlier....
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A look at the 4 countries the US says sponsor terrorism 21.11.2017 Washington Post: World
North Korea is on its way back onto a very short list of countries the United States says sponsor terrorism.
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Security Council recognizes contributions of police components to UN peacekeeping 16.11.2017 New Kerala: World News
Security Council recognizes contributions of police components to UN peacekeeping
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Harvest season provides meagre respite to South Sudan's ongoing hunger crisis 15.11.2017 New Kerala: World News
Harvest season provides meagre respite to South Sudan's ongoing hunger crisis
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U.S. welcomes pledge by South Sudan to allow free access for humanitarian groups 15.11.2017 Washington Post: Politics
U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley had made the demand in a meeting with the South Sudanese president last month.
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AP Interview: UN food chief says to end hunger, end conflict 11.11.2017 AP Top News
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The head of the U.N. food agency is telling world leaders that the only way to end global hunger is to end conflicts, which would also free up billions of dollars to build roads and infrastructure and promote economic growth in all developing countries....
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AP Interview: UN food chief says to end hunger, end conflict 11.11.2017 Washington Post: World
The head of the U.N. food agency is telling world leaders that the only way to end global hunger is to end conflicts, which would also free up billions of dollars to build roads and infrastructure and promote economic growth in all developing countries.
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‘Better to die in combat than in hunger’: Rescued from war, South Sudan’s child soldiers are going back 11.11.2017 Washington Post
In 2015, during a lull in the country’s civil war, 1,775 boys promised the United Nations that their lives as combatants had ended. Two years later, the boys are returning to the battlefield, and the United Nations’ hopes of ending the global problem of underage fighters are fading.
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They were rescued from war. Now South Sudan’s child soldiers are going back. 10.11.2017 Washington Post
They were rescued from war. Now South Sudan’s child soldiers are going back.
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Yemenis grapple with border closures that could spur 'the largest famine the world has seen for many decades' 10.11.2017 LA Times: Commentary

Even for Yemenis accustomed to the brutal economies of life under a years-long siege, the effect of a blockade of all air, sea and land ports into the country was a surprise.

“Food merchants immediately doubled all their prices. Fuel, in one moment, disappeared from the markets and the price of...

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Yemenis grapple with border closures that could spur 'largest famine in decades' 10.11.2017 L.A. Times - World News

Even for Yemenis accustomed to the brutal economies of life under a years-long siege, the effect of a blockade of all air, sea and land ports into the country was a surprise.

“Food merchants immediately doubled all their prices. Fuel, in one moment, disappeared from the markets and the price of...

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Mass shootings in gun-free nations 10.11.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Mass shootings in gun-free nations
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Director Ai Weiwei's 'Human Flow' finds the deep humanity in overwhelming refugee crisis 9.11.2017 LA Times: Commentary

In late 2014, an Iraqi nonprofit asked famed Chinese artist-activist Ai Weiwei to help judge drawings made by religious minority Yazidi refugees. It was Ai’s first real connection with the global migrant catastrophe that ultimately swelled into the documentary “Human Flow,” a multinational epic...

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World powers are failing to end conflicts: UN refugee chief 3.11.2017 World – The Indian Express
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Africa trip illustrates Haley’s trusted, unusually direct relationship with Trump 30.10.2017 Washington Post: Politics
Tough-talking U.N. ambassador fills the role of envoy but says she doesn’t want to be secretary of state
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The Ploy to Shift 9/11 Blame to Iran 27.10.2017 ConsortiumNews.com
The U.S. government often plays the game of blaming “enemies” and excusing “friends,” a particularly ugly reality in the push to blame Iran and absolve Saudi Arabia for the 9/11 attacks, says 9/11 widow Kristen Breitweiser. By Kristen Breitweiser Largely…Read more →
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UNICEF and partner agencies in South Sudan help reunite 5,000 children with families 27.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
NEW YORK: Since conflict broke out in South Sudan in 2013, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Save the Children and other partners have successfully reunited more than 5,000 children with their families.
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South Sudan: Nikki Haley evacuated from U.N. camp amid protests 26.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 26 : The United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, was evacuated from a U.N. camp for displaced persons in South Sudan on Wednesday, due to protests against President Salva Kiir.
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