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Daily Mail
Queen Rania wears a bizarre inside-out skirtwere held in the Jordanian capital Amman, with Rania and her husband King Abdul
Queen Rania wears a bizarre inside-out skirt
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
were held in the Jordanian capital Amman, with Rania and her husband King Abdullah II joined by their children Crown Prince Al Hussein, 21, Princess Salma, 15, and Prince Hashem, 11. Princess Ima, 19, was nowhere to be seen. Proud mother: Rania... Read more
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Salon.com
Sri Lanka’s Cabinet approves office to learn fate of missingCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s Cabinet has approved setting up an office
Sri Lanka’s Cabinet approves office to learn fate of missing
Salon.com / Posted 12 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s Cabinet has approved setting up an office to learn the fate of several thousands of people who went missing during the civil war that ended seven years ago, the foreign ministry said Thursday. The statement from... Read more
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The Hindu
Colombo to set up Office on Missing PersonsSri Lankan government has decided to set up an Office on Missing Persons (OMP),
Colombo to set up Office on Missing Persons
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Sri Lankan government has decided to set up an Office on Missing Persons (OMP), one of the four mechanisms proposed to deal with the civil war-related grievances. The OMP will not engage in prosecutions. However, it will have the power to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Five Days And Five Nights With Doctors Without Borderswith massive use of rape as an instrument of terror and weapon of war," U.N. Hi
Five Days And Five Nights With Doctors Without Borders
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
with massive use of rape as an instrument of terror and weapon of war," U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said in a statement when the report was released in March. "Yet it has been more or less off the international... Read more
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dna
Zika virus looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion banshould be protected from conception. Earlier in 2016, the top United Nations h
Zika virus looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion ban
dna / Posted 2 days ago
should be protected from conception. Earlier in 2016, the top United Nations human rights official, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, urged Zika-affected countries to ease abortion laws. In El Salvador, health ministry figures show the number of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
UN condemns new 10-year jail sentence for Iranian activist Narges Mohammadiallowed to have a visit from our family members only once a month.” The UN hig
UN condemns new 10-year jail sentence for Iranian activist Narges Mohammadi
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
allowed to have a visit from our family members only once a month.” The UN high commissioner for human rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, condemned Mohammadi’s treatment. “We are appalled by the sentencing of a prominent Iranian anti-death penalty... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion banshould be protected from conception. Earlier this year, the top United Nations
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion ban
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
should be protected from conception. Earlier this year, the top United Nations human rights official, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, urged Zika-affected countries to ease abortion laws. In El Salvador, health ministry figures show the number of... Read more
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FOX News
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion banshould be protected from conception. Earlier this year, the top United Nations
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion ban
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
should be protected from conception. Earlier this year, the top United Nations human rights official, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, urged Zika-affected countries to ease abortion laws. In El Salvador, health ministry figures show the number of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Election, court challenge and Zika ignite abortion debate across Americasmost in the Americas. In light of the threat of Zika, the United Nations High
Election, court challenge and Zika ignite abortion debate across Americas
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
most in the Americas. In light of the threat of Zika, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, has called on governments to reconsider policies that restrict access to services such as contraception and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion banshould be protected from conception. Earlier this year, the top United Nations
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion ban
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
should be protected from conception. Earlier this year, the top United Nations human rights official, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, urged Zika-affected countries to ease abortion laws. In El Salvador, health ministry figures show the number of... Read more
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New Kerala
UN rights office urges Mexican authorities to pursue investigation into extrajudicial killings - newkerala.com #66639she added. The spokesperson also recalled that during a visit to Mexico in Oct
UN rights office urges Mexican authorities to pursue investigation into extrajudicial killings - newkerala.com #66639
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
she added. The spokesperson also recalled that during a visit to Mexico in October 2015, High Commissioner Zeid Raad Al Hussein said the Tlatlaya case would be closely watched as a test of the authorities commitment to fighting impunity,... Read more
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New Kerala
UN human rights chief welcomes Pfizer's decision to bar use of its drugs in executions - newkerala.com #66142many industries, can help prevent human rights violations from occurring, UN Hi
UN human rights chief welcomes Pfizer's decision to bar use of its drugs in executions - newkerala.com #66142
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
many industries, can help prevent human rights violations from occurring, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra-ad Al Hussein, said in a statement released by his Office (OHCHR). It is heartening to see companies playing an active role in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen Rania of Jordan and Queen Mathilde of Belgium visit sweet shopWell it is the capital of chocolate! Rania of Jordan stops off at a sweet shop
Queen Rania of Jordan and Queen Mathilde of Belgium visit sweet shop
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Well it is the capital of chocolate! Rania of Jordan stops off at a sweet shop with Queen Mathilde as they enjoy a sunny day out in Bruges Jordanian royals are on two day official visit to Belgium Queen Rania, 45, was elegant in a black and white... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Human Rights Chief Welcomes Pfizer's Decision to Bar Use of Its Drugs in Executionsindustries, can help prevent human rights violations from occurring," UN High C
UN Human Rights Chief Welcomes Pfizer's Decision to Bar Use of Its Drugs in Executions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
industries, can help prevent human rights violations from occurring," UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra-ad Al Hussein, said in a statement released by his Office (OHCHR). "It is heartening to see companies playing an active role in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN's rights chief urges firms to follow Pfizer's lead on death penaltyGENEVA: U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein praised P
UN's rights chief urges firms to follow Pfizer's lead on death penalty
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
GENEVA: U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein praised Pfizer on Thursday for banning sales of its chemicals that have been used for lethal injections in some U.S. states, and urged other companies to follow its lead. Zeid... Read more
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express
Mesut Ozil trains with Jordan women's U17 team | Sport Galleries | Pics | Daily Express Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Mesut
Mesut Ozil trains with Jordan women's U17 team | Sport Galleries
express / Posted 7 days ago
| Pics | Daily Express Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Mesut Ozil trains with Jordan women's U17 teamThu, May 19, 2016Arsenal star Mesut Ozil trains with the Jordanian... Read more
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Gulf News
Arsenal’s Ozil visits Syrian refugee campPrince Ali hails German international midfielder as “a source of inspiration fo
Arsenal’s Ozil visits Syrian refugee camp
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
Prince Ali hails German international midfielder as “a source of inspiration for many people” Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil (C) and the president of the Jordanian Football Association and Chairman of AFDP, Jordanian Prince Ali bin... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Refugee stories sharedUniversity of Wollongong (UOW) on Wednesday. Refugees share their stories: SCA
Refugee stories shared
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
University of Wollongong (UOW) on Wednesday. Refugees share their stories: SCARF's Sophie-May Kerr with volunteers Ghada Al Hussein, Ahmad Al Taleb and Burhan Zangana at the University of Wollongong. Picture: Greg Ellis. SCARF volunteers and... Read more
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International Business Times
Germany and Arsenal star Mesut Ozil plays football with child refugees in Jordan about us, care about them at the same time". After visiting Zaatari, Ozil trav
Germany and Arsenal star Mesut Ozil plays football with child refugees in Jordan
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
about us, care about them at the same time". After visiting Zaatari, Ozil travelled to Youth City in Amman with Prince Bin Al Hussein, the President of the Jordan Football Association, and the Chairman on AFDP, where they met Jordanian footbal... Read more
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DW
'Unprecedented destruction' of Kurdish city of Cizre |over 200 people were killed during the curfew. More than 10,000 homes were dest
'Unprecedented destruction' of Kurdish city of Cizre |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
over 200 people were killed during the curfew. More than 10,000 homes were destroyed. In interviews with dozens of local residents, local officials, as well as the local government and opposition party representatives, along with field... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch FA chairman a candidate for Uefa top jobVan Praag speaks to KNVB television. Screenshot KNVB Dutch football associatio
Dutch FA chairman a candidate for Uefa top job
DutchNews.nl / Posted 8 days ago
Van Praag speaks to KNVB television. Screenshot KNVB Dutch football association chief Michael van Praag is a formal candidate to succeed Michel Platini as chairman of European football body Uefa. Uefa will chose a replacement for Platini at a... Read more
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Turkish Football
Arsenal star meets Prince Ali The World Cup winner met with Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein and shared a picture
Arsenal star meets Prince Ali
Turkish Football / Posted 8 days ago
The World Cup winner met with Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein and shared a picture with him on his Instagram account. Ozil posted the following caption alongside the picture: “Next stop of my journey: Amman/Jordan with my... Read more
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Times of Malta
Prince Ali accuses Infantino of ‘complete betrayal’Two-time FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin al Hussein has accused Gian
Prince Ali accuses Infantino of ‘complete betrayal’
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
Two-time FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin al Hussein has accused Gianni Infantino of a “complete betrayal” of world football’s member associations for giving the FIFA Council power over key committees. Prince Ali, of Jordan, was key in... Read more
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Sunday Observer
UN HRHC to outline recommendations of Sri Lanka visitthe UN Human Rights Council(UNHRC) in March next year. In his report to the Co
UN HRHC to outline recommendations of Sri Lanka visit
Sunday Observer / Posted 12 days ago
the UN Human Rights Council(UNHRC) in March next year. In his report to the Council in June, High Commissioner Zeid Ra�ad Al Hussein will outline the conclusions and recommendations stemming from his visit to Sri Lanka in February.An authoritative... Read more
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World Tribune
Turkey – World Tribune: Window on the Real Worldcivilians being shot and rescue personnel being prevented from attending to tho
Turkey – World Tribune: Window on the Real World
World Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
civilians being shot and rescue personnel being prevented from attending to those injured by Turkish troops. Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, on May 10 said […]2 journalists in Turkey sentenced for... Read more
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iol.co.za
Austria’s asylum law a concernVienna - The United Nations' Human Rights chief is concerned about Austria's to
Austria’s asylum law a concern
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
Vienna - The United Nations' Human Rights chief is concerned about Austria's tough new asylum law, which allows a process under which migrants could be turned away at the border within an hour, he said in an interview published on Thursday. Austria,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
UN rights chief concerned about Austria's tough asylum lawmillion, has mostly served as a conduit into Germany for refugees and migrants
UN rights chief concerned about Austria's tough asylum law
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
million, has mostly served as a conduit into Germany for refugees and migrants from the Middle East and Africa but it has also absorbed around 100,000 asylum seekers since last summer. After initially welcoming refugees, the government capped the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN rights chief concerned about Austria's tough asylum lawVIENNA: The United Nations' Human Rights chief is concerned about Austria's tou
UN rights chief concerned about Austria's tough asylum law
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
VIENNA: The United Nations' Human Rights chief is concerned about Austria's tough new asylum law, which allows a process under which migrants could be turned away at the border within an hour, he said in an interview published on Thursday. Austria,... Read more
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The Star
U.N. rights chief concerned about Austria's tough asylum lawVIENNA (Reuters) - The United Nations' Human Rights chief is concerned about Au
U.N. rights chief concerned about Austria's tough asylum law
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
VIENNA (Reuters) - The United Nations' Human Rights chief is concerned about Austria's tough new asylum law, which allows a process under which migrants could be turned away at the border within an hour, he said in an interview published on... Read more
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International Business Times
Turkey dismisses UN reports of military abuse Turkey has invited the UN high commissioner Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein to visit its
Turkey dismisses UN reports of military abuse
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
Turkey has invited the UN high commissioner Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein to visit its southeastern region, following reports of violence against civilians by the Turkish military. The high ranking UN official had raised concerns about reported human rights... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkey digs in heels over terrorism law, to EU's chagrinmake changes to its anti-terrorism laws demanded by Brussels in a hardening of
Turkey digs in heels over terrorism law, to EU's chagrin
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
make changes to its anti-terrorism laws demanded by Brussels in a hardening of its stance that could jeopardise a major deal with the bloc covering migrants, free travel and militants. EU officials and rights groups have accused Turkey of using... Read more
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The Star
Impossible for Turkey to accept changes in counter terrorism law - EU Ministermake changes to its anti-terrorism laws demanded by Brussels in a hardening of
Impossible for Turkey to accept changes in counter terrorism law - EU Minister
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
make changes to its anti-terrorism laws demanded by Brussels in a hardening of its stance that could jeopardise a major deal with the bloc covering migrants, free travel and militants. EU officials and rights groups have accused Turkey of using... Read more
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The Star
Impossible for Turkey to accept changes in counter terrorism law - EU Ministermake changes to its anti-terrorism laws demanded by Brussels in a hardening of
Impossible for Turkey to accept changes in counter terrorism law - EU Minister
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
make changes to its anti-terrorism laws demanded by Brussels in a hardening of its stance that could jeopardise a major deal with the bloc covering migrants, free travel and militants. EU officials and rights groups have accused Turkey of using... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. investigators tell states to stop Syria war crimesJournalists and civilians stand near the damage after rockets fired by insurgen
U.N. investigators tell states to stop Syria war crimes
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
Journalists and civilians stand near the damage after rockets fired by insurgents hit the al-Dabit maternity clinic in government-held parts of Aleppo city, Syria, in this handout picture provided by SANA on May 3, 2016. SANA/Handout via GENEVA... Read more
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Calcutta News
UN human rights chief: Turkey’s actions against Kurds “alarming” ISTANBUL, Turkey – The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has report
UN human rights chief: Turkey’s actions against Kurds “alarming”
Calcutta News / Posted 15 days ago
ISTANBUL, Turkey – The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has reportedly called Turkey out for heinously violating human rights of civilians and refugees over the past few... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Turkey dismisses UN alarm at alleged rights abuses in Kurdish regionsouth-east Turkey and said it was welcome to visit the region. The UN high com
Turkey dismisses UN alarm at alleged rights abuses in Kurdish region
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
south-east Turkey and said it was welcome to visit the region. The UN high commissioner for human rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, had on Tuesday expressed concern over the Turkish government’s refusal to allow a UN team to conduct research in... Read more
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New Kerala
'Alarming' reports of major violations in south-east Turkey - UN rights chief - newkerala.com #61751during the extended curfew there from mid-December until early March, the UN Hi
'Alarming' reports of major violations in south-east Turkey - UN rights chief - newkerala.com #61751
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
during the extended curfew there from mid-December until early March, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Raad Al Hussein, said in a press release. He added that the picture that is emerging, although still sketchy, is extremely... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Turkey accused of violating rights of Kurds, SyriansANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey came under scrutiny on Tuesday for alleged human r
Turkey accused of violating rights of Kurds, Syrians
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey came under scrutiny on Tuesday for alleged human rights violations committed by security forces against Kurds in the southeast and Syrian refugees trying to enter the country, with two organizations calling for... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey accused of violating rights of Kurds, SyriansANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey came under scrutiny on Tuesday for alleged human r
Turkey accused of violating rights of Kurds, Syrians
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey came under scrutiny on Tuesday for alleged human rights violations committed by security forces against Kurds in the southeast and Syrian refugees trying to enter the country, with two organizations calling for... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Turkey accused of violating rights of Kurds, SyriansANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey came under scrutiny on Tuesday for alleged human r
Turkey accused of violating rights of Kurds, Syrians
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey came under scrutiny on Tuesday for alleged human rights violations committed by security forces against Kurds in the southeast and Syrian refugees trying to enter the country, with two organizations calling for... Read more
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New Kerala
UN Advocate Princess Haya Al Hussein of Jordan calls for more coordination in aid community - newkerala.com #60251New York, May 7 : People who are starving are not thinking about other anti-pov
UN Advocate Princess Haya Al Hussein of Jordan calls for more coordination in aid community - newkerala.com #60251
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
New York, May 7 : People who are starving are not thinking about other anti-poverty goals, Princess Haya Al Hussein said at the United Nations, calling for cooperation and coordination among the humanitarian community to meet the world's basic needs,... Read more
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DW
Aleppo truce extended by another 72 hours |Syria's state news agency SANA said a "regime of calm" - its preferred euphemis
Aleppo truce extended by another 72 hours |
DW / Posted 19 days ago
Syria's state news agency SANA said a "regime of calm" - its preferred euphemism for a limited ceasefire - in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo and parts of Latakia province had been extended for 72 hours beginning at 1 a.m. on Saturday (2200 UTC... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Truce in Syria's Aleppo extended for 72 hourson what appears to have been a refugee camp," State Department spokesman Mark T
Truce in Syria's Aleppo extended for 72 hours
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
on what appears to have been a refugee camp," State Department spokesman Mark Toner said. UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said the camp's tents could clearly be seen from the air so it was "extremely unlikely" to have been an... Read more
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The Manila Times
Outcry grows over bombing of Syria camp for displacedon what appears to have been a refugee camp,” State Department spokesman Mark T
Outcry grows over bombing of Syria camp for displaced
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
on what appears to have been a refugee camp,” State Department spokesman Mark Toner said. UN rights chief Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein said the camp’s tents could clearly be seen from the air so it was “extremely unlikely” to have been an... Read more
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Rappler
Truce in Syria's Aleppo extended for 72 hourson what appears to have been a refugee camp," State Department spokesman Mark T
Truce in Syria's Aleppo extended for 72 hours
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
on what appears to have been a refugee camp," State Department spokesman Mark Toner said. UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said the camp's tents could clearly be seen from the air so it was "extremely unlikely" to have been an... Read more
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New Kerala
UN condemns camp bombing, underlines political solution 'more urgent than ever' - newkerala.com #60139solution to the Syrian conflict is more urgent than ever. Meanwhile, the UN Hi
UN condemns camp bombing, underlines political solution 'more urgent than ever' - newkerala.com #60139
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
solution to the Syrian conflict is more urgent than ever. Meanwhile, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Raad Al Hussein, stated that given these tent settlements have been in these locations for several weeks and can be clearly viewed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Outcry grows over bombing of Syria camp for displacedon what appears to have been a refugee camp," State Department spokesman Mark T
Outcry grows over bombing of Syria camp for displaced
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
on what appears to have been a refugee camp," State Department spokesman Mark Toner said. UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said the camp's tents could clearly be seen from the air so it was "extremely unlikely" to have been an accident.... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Syrian military denies it carried out airstrikes on refugee campBan urged the security council to refer the situation in Syria to the internati
Syrian military denies it carried out airstrikes on refugee camp
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 days ago
Ban urged the security council to refer the situation in Syria to the international criminal court. Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the UN high commissioner for human rights said Thursday’s attacks were almost certainly a deliberate war crime.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
UN chief calls for consequences for Syria strikeBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): 8:30 p.m.
UN chief calls for consequences for Syria strike
Hawaii News Now / Posted 20 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): 8:30 p.m. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon says there should be serious consequences for whoever is responsible for a "seemingly calculated attack" on a refugee camp in... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Rescue group in Turkey condemns Syria airstrikeBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): 8:20 p.m.
Rescue group in Turkey condemns Syria airstrike
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): 8:20 p.m. The Turkish branch of an international relief organization has denounced the airstrike in northern Syria the previous night that killed 28 in a camp for people displaced... Read more
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