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iol.co.za
Child rape, murder cases on hold as officials bickerHabib’s removal followed a complaint lodged by Director of Public Prosecutions
Child rape, murder cases on hold as officials bicker
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
Habib’s removal followed a complaint lodged by Director of Public Prosecutions advocate Andrew Chauke to the Magistrate's Commission on July 29. However, the main complainant in Chauke’s grievance against Habib is chief prosecutor Pumeza Futshane,... Read more
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The North West Star
'Expert panel' to examine impact of Child Safety Department staff cutsfor 25 years - said the number of people applying to become foster parents had
'Expert panel' to examine impact of Child Safety Department staff cuts
The North West Star / Posted 13 hours ago
for 25 years - said the number of people applying to become foster parents had doubled since criminal charges were levelled against one foster family last week. "Which is quite extraordinary," Mr Smith said. "We are currently getting around 30... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Expert panel' to examine impact of child safety cutsfor 25 years - said the number of people applying to become foster parents had
'Expert panel' to examine impact of child safety cuts
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 hours ago
for 25 years - said the number of people applying to become foster parents had doubled since criminal charges were levelled against one foster family last week. Foster Care Queensland executive director Bryan Smith. Photo: Tony Moore "Which is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
LNP still pushing for independent child safety inquiry over Tiahleigh caseTiahleigh Palmer: LNP continues to push for independent child safety inquiry T
LNP still pushing for independent child safety inquiry over Tiahleigh case
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Tiahleigh Palmer: LNP continues to push for independent child safety inquiry The political fallout from the Tiahleigh Palmer case is continuing, with the State Opposition insisting on an independent investigation of the Child Safety Department. The... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Zupta Contagion: Hard questions ANC must ask, but can’tthe point. On Friday, August 5, results from the local government elections tw
Zupta Contagion: Hard questions ANC must ask, but can’t
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
the point. On Friday, August 5, results from the local government elections two days prior continued to roll into the Independent Electoral Commission’s (IEC) results operations centre in Pretoria. That afternoon, Democratic Alliance (DA)... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Royal commission: Monsignor John Usher denies protecting Cardinal George PellPell from embarrassment by sticking to his claim about a paedophile priest in t
Royal commission: Monsignor John Usher denies protecting Cardinal George Pell
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Pell from embarrassment by sticking to his claim about a paedophile priest in the face of conflicting accounts, a royal commission has heard. The former chancellor of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney denied he was trying to save Cardinal... Read more
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FOX News
Will Racial Unrest Help Trump Again?By highlighting black violence in his outreach to African-American communities,
Will Racial Unrest Help Trump Again?
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
By highlighting black violence in his outreach to African-American communities, Trump can not only been seen to be working against the broadly held perception that he is racist – a big turnoff for college-educated whites – but also keep the focus... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Royal commission: Monsignor John Usher denies protecting Cardinal George PellPell from embarrassment by sticking to his claim about a paedophile priest in t
Royal commission: Monsignor John Usher denies protecting Cardinal George Pell
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Pell from embarrassment by sticking to his claim about a paedophile priest in the face of conflicting accounts, a royal commission has heard. In the final day of an inquiry into convicted paedophile John Joseph Farrell, Monsignor John Usher... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
President of Native Women's Association of Canada stepping downof Canada is stepping down to spend more time with her family, just weeks after
President of Native Women's Association of Canada stepping down
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
of Canada is stepping down to spend more time with her family, just weeks after the historic launch of a national inquiry into Canada’s missing and murdered indigenous women. On Thursday morning, Dawn Lavell-Harvard, who was elected to a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
‘I wasn’t trying to aid Pell’Monsignor John Usher insists paedophile priest never admitted to crimes against
‘I wasn’t trying to aid Pell’
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Monsignor John Usher insists paedophile priest never admitted to crimes against children. BEHIND BARS: John Joseph Farrell won't be eligible for parole until 2033. Photo: Barry Smith The former chancellor of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Royal commission: Monsignor John Usher denies protecting Cardinal George PellIn an inquiry into a convicted paedophile, Monsignor John Usher insisted John J
Royal commission: Monsignor John Usher denies protecting Cardinal George Pell
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
In an inquiry into a convicted paedophile, Monsignor John Usher insisted John Joseph Farrell never admitted to crimes against children at a 1992 meeting. The former chancellor of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney denied he was trying to save... Read more
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The Courier
Monsignor John Usher denies protecting Cardinal George PellIn an inquiry into a convicted paedophile, Monsignor John Usher insisted John J
Monsignor John Usher denies protecting Cardinal George Pell
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
In an inquiry into a convicted paedophile, Monsignor John Usher insisted John Joseph Farrell never admitted to crimes against children at a 1992 meeting. The former chancellor of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney denied he was trying to save... Read more
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The Economic Times
Exodus of Hindu families from Kairana a reality, finds NHRC probe reportMEERUT: A report of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on the alleged exod
Exodus of Hindu families from Kairana a reality, finds NHRC probe report
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
MEERUT: A report of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on the alleged exodus of 250 Hindu families from Kairana in Shamli district of western Uttar Pradesh, parts of which were made public on the rights panel's website on Wednesday, all but... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC opposition seeks fresh sanctions against officials responsible for protesters' deathsAn opposition leader in the Democratic Republic of Congo has called for new int
DRC opposition seeks fresh sanctions against officials responsible for protesters' deaths
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
An opposition leader in the Democratic Republic of Congo has called for new international sanctions against security forces who he blamed for the death of anti-government protesters. The demonstrations were held to stop President Joseph Kabila from... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Kairana case: NHRC probe says families ‘migrated’ due to rise in crimeA probe team of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has found that many
Kairana case: NHRC probe says families ‘migrated’ due to rise in crime
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
A probe team of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has found that many families “migrated” from Kairana in Uttar Pradesh due to threats pertaining to “increase in crime” and “deterioration” of law-and-order situation there. Based on its... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
LegaSea calls for a Commission of Inquiry into fisheriesThursday, 22 September 2016, 9:28 amPress Release: LegaSea 21 September 2016A C
LegaSea calls for a Commission of Inquiry into fisheries
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Thursday, 22 September 2016, 9:28 amPress Release: LegaSea 21 September 2016A Commission of Inquiry is the only answerLeaked documents show the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has been... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima wants Palace to let UN probe killingsNational Police and the National Bureau of Investigation “cannot be expected to
De Lima wants Palace to let UN probe killings
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
National Police and the National Bureau of Investigation “cannot be expected to even initiate—much more sustain—an independent investigation into the killings.” For its part, the Commission on Human Rights was “under-equipped both in... Read more
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dna
Kairana 'migration': NHRC's probe finds poor law and order, crime as the reasonA probe team of the National Human Rights Commission has found that many famili
Kairana 'migration': NHRC's probe finds poor law and order, crime as the reason
dna / Posted 3 days ago
A probe team of the National Human Rights Commission has found that many families "migrated" from Kairana in Uttar Pradesh due to threats pertaining to "increase in crime" and "deterioration" of law-and-order situation there. Based on its findings,... Read more
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Sun Star
Sotto, Lacson oppose De Lima's move to invite UN Rapporteurthere is no need for the UN to come to the Philippines and meddle in the curren
Sotto, Lacson oppose De Lima's move to invite UN Rapporteur
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
there is no need for the UN to come to the Philippines and meddle in the current campaign of the Duterte administration against illegal drugs. Sotto said it was about time that the UN realized their boundaries and respect the mandate of the... Read more
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New Kerala
UN officials condemn attacks against aid convoy and warehouse in rural Aleppo - newkerala.com #121544New York, Sept 21 : Top United Nations officials have condemned attacks last ni
UN officials condemn attacks against aid convoy and warehouse in rural Aleppo - newkerala.com #121544
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
New York, Sept 21 : Top United Nations officials have condemned attacks last night against a UN/Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) aid convoy, as well as a SARC warehouse and health clinic in Urum al-Kubra (Big Orem), northwest of Aleppo city in Syria,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Allies deny Duterte behind De Lima’s ousterhis administration’s war on drugs and at De Lima’s investigation of the Davao D
Allies deny Duterte behind De Lima’s ouster
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
his administration’s war on drugs and at De Lima’s investigation of the Davao Death Squad (DDS) when she was chair of the Commission on Human Rights. Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III also vouched for the independent vote, saying the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Risk of genocide in Burundi: UN probewere "politically motivated" and their conclusions based on anonymous and unver
Risk of genocide in Burundi: UN probe
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
were "politically motivated" and their conclusions based on anonymous and unverifiable sources. The report by three independent experts said "gross human rights violations have and are taking place, committed primarily by state agents and... Read more
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The Age
ACCC approves TPG Telecom's iiNet takeoveriiNet will cease trading as an independent internet service provider on Monday
ACCC approves TPG Telecom's iiNet takeover
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
iiNet will cease trading as an independent internet service provider on Monday afternoon after the competition regulator gave the green light to TPG Telecom's $1.56 billion takeover bid. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission on Thursday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
15 Years Behind BarsBy Felix Horne (Senior Researcher, Horn of Africa) This week marks 15 years si
15 Years Behind Bars
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Felix Horne (Senior Researcher, Horn of Africa) This week marks 15 years since Eritrea's opposition politicians and independent journalists saw freedom. In September 2001, Eritrean security forces arrested 11 government officials, 10 journalists,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace says Gordon will do 'excellent job'; denies hand in De Lima ousterpeople. Senators who favored the ouster of De Lima cited the need to remove su
Palace says Gordon will do 'excellent job'; denies hand in De Lima ouster
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
people. Senators who favored the ouster of De Lima cited the need to remove suspicions that the investigation is biased against Duterte. Those who voted against her ouster, however, are concerned about the impact of her removal on the Senate’s... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Labor: Boost ICAC's power to prosecute corrupt polliesOPPOSITION Leader Luke Foley has sent a letter to Premier Mike Baird calling fo
Labor: Boost ICAC's power to prosecute corrupt pollies
Daily Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
OPPOSITION Leader Luke Foley has sent a letter to Premier Mike Baird calling for the Independent Commission Against Corruption to have greater powers to declare dodgy politicians corrupt. ICAC's recent inquiry found dozens of New South Wales... Read more
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Northern Star
Labor: Boost ICAC's power to prosecute corrupt polliesOPPOSITION Leader Luke Foley has sent a letter to Premier Mike Baird calling fo
Labor: Boost ICAC's power to prosecute corrupt pollies
Northern Star / Posted 5 days ago
OPPOSITION Leader Luke Foley has sent a letter to Premier Mike Baird calling for the Independent Commission Against Corruption to have greater powers to declare dodgy politicians corrupt. ICAC's recent inquiry found dozens of New South Wales... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Campaign for Creation of UN Agency for Youth Developmentevents during the General Assembly in order to address the accusation of human
Govt to Campaign for Creation of UN Agency for Youth Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
events during the General Assembly in order to address the accusation of human rights abuses and extra-judicial killings against the military. "He said the government has created a human rights desk in the military and troops found to have... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
RNZAF ‘Copter Crash Requires Commission of InquiryMonday, 19 September 2016, 11:49 amPress Release: New Zealand First PartyRNZAF
RNZAF ‘Copter Crash Requires Commission of Inquiry
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Monday, 19 September 2016, 11:49 amPress Release: New Zealand First PartyRNZAF ‘COPTER CRASH REQUIRES COMMISSION OF INQUIRYNew Zealand First is committed to establishing a Commission of Inquiry into... Read more
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The Local
UN calls on Eritrea to come clean on Swedish journalistThe group of senior cabinet ministers, members of parliament and independent jo
UN calls on Eritrea to come clean on Swedish journalist
The Local / Posted 8 days ago
The group of senior cabinet ministers, members of parliament and independent journalists, including Isak, were seized in a draconian purge on September 18, 2001 and the days that followed. The government of Eritrea's authoritarian leader Issaias... Read more
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The Irish Times
Business Week: C&AG inches secretive Nama’s lid openThe “biggest financial scandal in the history of the State” is what Independent
Business Week: C&AG inches secretive Nama’s lid open
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
The “biggest financial scandal in the history of the State” is what Independent TD Mick Wallace is calling it, and while that remains to be seen, this week’s report on the sale of Project Eagle has set two of the State’s most powerful institutions... Read more
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The Manila Times
Hitman’s claims spark calls to probe Presidentordered a thousand opponents and suspected criminals murdered when he was a cit
Hitman’s claims spark calls to probe President
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
ordered a thousand opponents and suspected criminals murdered when he was a city mayor. Edgar Matobato told a Senate inquiry on Thursday that he and a group of policemen and former rebels in the “Davao Death Squad” killed some 1,000 people in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Slain billionaire’s kin, Ping doubt hitman’s storywill soon be revealed at the House of Representatives next week,” he said. De
Slain billionaire’s kin, Ping doubt hitman’s story
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
will soon be revealed at the House of Representatives next week,” he said. De Lima has described the upcoming House inquiry as “Duterte’s kangaroo court” that is out to convict her. Roque also said it is possible the United States is... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The case for a public inquiry into the Lily mine disasterThe Lily Vantage Gold Mine Disaster: 5th February 2016 - South Africa: The case
The case for a public inquiry into the Lily mine disaster
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
The Lily Vantage Gold Mine Disaster: 5th February 2016 - South Africa: The case for an urgent Public Inquiry. 1. Introduction When a mining accident happens, it is not a private matter but one of public interest. In South Africa by 2012, more than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NGO Letter Regarding the Human Rights Situation in Sudanof these abuses are detailed in the attached annex. We draw your attention to
NGO Letter Regarding the Human Rights Situation in Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
of these abuses are detailed in the attached annex. We draw your attention to the Sudanese government's continuing abuses against civilians in South Kordofan, Blue Nile and Darfur, including unlawful attacks on villages and indiscriminate bombing... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Witness says Philippine president ordered killingsdirectly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
directly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch urged the Philippine government to order an independent investigation into the "very serious allegations" of direct involvement by Duterte "in extrajudicial... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings of 1,000Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch late Friday urged t
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings of 1,000
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch late Friday urged the Philippine government to order an independent investigation into the "very serious allegations" of direct involvement by Duterte "in extrajudicial... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Witness says Philippine president ordered killingsdirectly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 days ago
directly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch urged the Philippine government to order an independent investigation into the "very serious allegations" of direct involvement by Duterte "in extrajudicial... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
T, ThisFlag in anti-Mugabe UN demoNations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York as opposition supporters converge a
T, ThisFlag in anti-Mugabe UN demo
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York as opposition supporters converge at the UN grounds in week-long protests against his government. Supporters of Morgan Tsvangirai and followers of #ThisFlag movement will from this Saturday until... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Former militiaman testifies Philippine president ordered killingsdirectly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch
Former militiaman testifies Philippine president ordered killings
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
directly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch urged the Philippine government to order an independent investigation into the "very serious allegations" of direct involvement by Duterte "in extrajudicial... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Witness says Philippine president ordered killingsdirectly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 9 days ago
directly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch urged the Philippine government to order an independent investigation into the "very serious allegations" of direct involvement by Duterte "in extrajudicial... Read more
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Boston Herald
Witness says Philippine president ordered killingsdirectly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
directly implicate Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch urged the Philippine government to order an independent investigation into the "very serious allegations" of direct involvement by Duterte "in extrajudicial... Read more
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Boston Globe
Duterte ordered Philippine killings, hit man testifiesgroups have long accused him of being complicit in hundreds of extrajudicial ki
Duterte ordered Philippine killings, hit man testifies
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
groups have long accused him of being complicit in hundreds of extrajudicial killings in Davao. The Philippine Commission on Human Rights said that from 2005 to 2009, the Davao Death Squad had killed 206 people, including 107 who had... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings of 1,000Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch late Friday urged t
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings of 1,000
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 9 days ago
Duterte under oath in a public hearing. Human Rights Watch late Friday urged the Philippine government to order an independent investigation into the "very serious allegations" of direct involvement by Duterte "in extrajudicial... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Anzac Day crash inquiry promise from NZ FirstPeter Meecham The parents of a dead airman were last night delighted by a prom
Anzac Day crash inquiry promise from NZ First
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Peter Meecham The parents of a dead airman were last night delighted by a promise from NZ First that it would establish a Commission of Inquiry into the 2010 military helicopter crash which killed their son and two others if the party was in... Read more
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Oxford Mail
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen sh
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen should be halted until the completion of an independent inquiry into alleged breaches of human rights, a parliamentary report has said. The joint report by the House of... Read more
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Bury Times
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen sh
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'
Bury Times / Posted 10 days ago
of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen should be halted until the completion of an independent inquiry into alleged breaches of human rights, a parliamentary report has said. The joint report by the House of... Read more
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Gazette
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen sh
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'
Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen should be halted until the completion of an independent inquiry into alleged breaches of human rights, a parliamentary report has said. The joint report by the House of... Read more
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guardian-series
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen sh
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'
guardian-series / Posted 10 days ago
of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen should be halted until the completion of an independent inquiry into alleged breaches of human rights, a parliamentary report has said. The joint report by the House of... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen sh
MPs urge halt to UK arms sales over Saudi Arabia 'human rights breaches'
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
of UK weapons which could be used in Saudi Arabia's military action in Yemen should be halted until the completion of an independent inquiry into alleged breaches of human rights, a parliamentary report has said. The joint report by the House of... Read more
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