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ICC must look into Egypt’s role in Gaza atrocities

A state’s commitment to the rule of law and principles of democracy are measured by its commitment to end impunity and to hold accountable those persons accused of atrocity crimes. The Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (ICC) is now … Continue reading

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ICC must look into Egypt’s role in Gaza atrocities

A state’s commitment to the rule of law and principles of democracy are measured by its commitment to end impunity and to hold accountable those persons accused of atrocity crimes. The Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (ICC) is now … Continue reading

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No ‘bullying’ in the South China Sea, US warns

US President Barack Obama will deliver a tough message to China during a summit with Southeast Asian countries that disputes in the South China Sea must be resolved peacefully and not with a big nation “bullying” smaller neighbours. Obama hosts the … Continue reading

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US: North Korea expanding its nuclear programme

North Korea has allegedly expanded its nuclear programme and restarted a plutonium reactor at its main nuclear facility, the United States’ intelligence chief said. “Pyongyang continues to produce fissile material and develop a submarine-launched ballistic missile,” Director of National Intelligence … Continue reading

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Sanders and Trump win big in New Hampshire primary

Billionaire businessman Donald Trump has won New Hampshire’s Republican presidential nominating contest, while Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders won the Democratic primary over Hillary Clinton, US television networks said after early results. With 15 percent of precincts reporting in Tuesday’s race, Trump was … Continue reading

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Sanders and Trump win big in New Hampshire primary

Billionaire businessman Donald Trump has won New Hampshire’s Republican presidential nominating contest, while Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders won the Democratic primary over Hillary Clinton, US television networks said after early results. With 15 percent of precincts reporting in Tuesday’s race, Trump was … Continue reading

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UN: Aleppo siege could cut off food supplies to 300,000

Hundreds of thousands of Syrian civilians in opposition-held areas in Aleppo city are under threat of being cut off from basic food supplies amid expectations of a looming siege by government forces, the United Nations has warned. The UN said … Continue reading

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Norway probes child sex abuse cases at refugee centres

Norwegian police say they are investigating “several” cases of children suffering from sexual abuse at asylum-seekers’ reception centers in the country. Axel Wilhelm Due, from the National Criminal Investigation Services, told The Associated Press news agency on Tuesday that the … Continue reading

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Will Syria’s war be won or lost in Aleppo?

It is the clearest example yet of the impact Russian bombing is having in Syria. Hezbollah and other fighters loyal to President Bashar al-Assad, backed by Russian air power, are advancing on Syria’s largest city Aleppo. The fall of Aleppo … Continue reading

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Voters in New Hampshire flock to polling stations

Billionaire Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders are expected to defeat their mainstream rivals in the New Hampshire primary elections, giving them a much-needed boost as they chase their parties’ nominations to contest the 2016 US presidential election. New Hampshire kicks … Continue reading

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