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A world free of wartime rape is within our reach
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A world free of wartime rape is within our reach
Thu 24 Apr 2014
According to a press released published by the UN Information Center here (UNIC), Under-Secretary-General and the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict Zainab... (photo: UN / Albert Gonzalez Farran)
An Armenian town left pillaged and destroyed after the massacres in Adana in 1909 showing a Minaret from which Turks fired on Christians.
Armenian Genocide   Genocide Denial   Human Rights   Photos   Wikipedia: Armenian Genocide
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Armenian 'genocide': Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Thu 24 Apr 2014
"In actuality, how Turks and Armenians, as the owners of this common history, can together, through dialogue and empathy, reach a just memory of the tragic events of 1915, which occurred during the... (photo: US Library of Congress / George Grantham Bain)
This file photo released on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012 by the anti-government activist group Shaam News Network SNN, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, a man looks at destroyed buildings from Syrian forces shelling in Khaldiyeh, Homs, Syria.  BBC News  Thu 24 Apr 2014
All parties in Syria blocking aid, say Ban Ki-moon
The UN Secretary General has accused all parties in Syria's civil war of "flagrant violations" of international law over the delivery of aid. Ban Ki-moon urged the Security Council to... (photo: AP / Shaam News Network SNN)
Human Rights   Photos   Syrian War   UN   Wikipedia: Syrian Civil War
File - British, U.S., and Iraqi Soldiers post security at a road-side check point along the main avenue into the city near the Al Kuzayzah district of Basra, Iraq on July 10, 2008.  The Independent  Thu 24 Apr 2014
Britain's involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan was 'strategic failure', claims report
Britain’s involvement in the Iraq War promoted terrorism rather than reducing it and was a “strategic failure”, according to a major new report which estimated the cost of all UK conflicts since the... (photo: US Army / Sgt. Tim Ortez)
Afghan War   Iraq Conflict   Photos   War on Terror   Wikipedia: Islamic terrorism
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The new Navy assault ship USS New York, built with World Trade Center steel, passes Statue of Liberty as it arrives Monday, Nov. 2, 2009 in New York Business Insider Wed 23 Apr 2014
The 11 Most Powerful Militaries In The World
Asymmetrical wars in Afghanistan, Vietnam, and now in Syria demonstrate all too clearly that relatively small numbers of belligerents can carry out successful military... (photo: AP / Mark Lennihan)
Defence   Militaries   Photos   Wikipedia: List of countries by military expenditures   World
Afghanistan Delays Election Results Voa News Wed 23 Apr 2014
Afghanistan Delays Election Results
VIDEO: Bite of Noor in Dari below and in Central News OCN video folder Afghanistan&aposs election commission has delayed releasing preliminary results from the... (photo: UN / Fardin Waezi)
Afghanistan   Election Commission   Photos   Taliban   Wikipedia: Afghanistan
Trauma link to malnutrition in CAR IRINnews Wed 23 Apr 2014
Trauma link to malnutrition in CAR
BANGUI, 23 April 2014 (IRIN) - Data collected at a hospital clinic for malnourished children in the Central African Republic (CAR) suggests that many of the... (photo: UN / Evan Schneider)
Bangui   Human Rights   Photos   Trauma
South Sudan: Bentiu atrocity will not be the last unless pleas for help are heard The Guardian Wed 23 Apr 2014
South Sudan: Bentiu atrocity will not be the last unless pleas for help are heard
Humanitarian workers make desperate call for international assistance as numbers of wounded and displaced people soar Bentiu, South Sudan: a rebel fighter stands oustide... (photo: UN / Albert Gonzalez Farran)
Displaced   Humanitarian   Photos   Sudan   Wikipedia: Sudan
File - A man walks past a burnt out building following an attacked by Boko Haram in Bama, Nigeria, Thursday, Feb, 20. 2013. The latest attack by suspected Islamic extremists in Nigeria's northeast has left 115 people dead. The Guardian Wed 23 Apr 2014
Tony Blair: west must take sides against growing threat of radical Islam
In keynote speech on Middle East, former PM blames Islamic extremism for failures of western intervention in region Tony Blair: 'What is absolutely necessary is that we... (photo: AP / Jossy Ola)
Human Rights   Mideast Peace   Photos   Radical Islam   Wikipedia: Islamic fundamentalism
How I’ll End the War: The Trip Over to Afghanistan The Daily Beast Wed 23 Apr 2014
How I’ll End the War: The Trip Over to Afghanistan
On his way to Afghanistan, an officer is surprised by a strange sight at a layover in the middle of the night. Editor’s Note: Nick Willard is the pen name of a service... (photo: USMC / Lance Cpl. Zachery B. Martin)
Civil   Defence   Photos   War in Afghanistan   Wikipedia: War in Afghanistan (2001–present)
File - This image made from video distributed by the Zintan Media Center shows Seif al-Islam Gadhafi, center, inside a defendant's cage in a courtroom in Zintan, Libya, Thursday, May 2, 2013. Al Jazeera Wed 23 Apr 2014
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
The current jurisdictional stalemate concerning the on-going criminal proceedings against Saif al-Islam Gaddafi and his younger brother, Saadi, has once again called into... (photo: AP / Zintan Media Center)
Human Rights   ICC   Libya Conflict   Photos   Wikipedia: Saif al-Islam Gaddafi
President Barack Obama,accompanied by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, right, and Education Secretary Arne Duncan, gestures while speaking at Miami Central Senior High School in Miami, Friday, March, 4, 2011. WorldNetDaily Wed 23 Apr 2014
Obama wants to train Libyan pilots, again
Now, following a 2012 attack by Islamists that killed America’s ambassador and three other Americans in Benghazi, Libya, and the Arab Spring that destabilized other... (photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Islamists   Libya   Photos   US   Wikipedia: Barack Obama
South Sudan: UN makes grim discoveries in Bentiu BBC News Tue 22 Apr 2014
South Sudan: UN makes grim discoveries in Bentiu
22 April 2014 Last updated at 23:21 BST The United Nations says the ongoing conflict in South Sudan has a disturbing echo of events in Rwanda 20 years ago. Toby Lanzer,... (photo: UN / Eskinder Debebe)
Africa   Photos   Rwanda   Sudan   Wikipedia: Rwandan Genocide

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