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Photos of drowned Syrian boy shock world as refugee crisis grows

Photos of drowned Syrian boy shock world as refugee crisis grows

Sep 03, – Ugly scenes erupted meanwhile in Hungary as migrants refused to get off a train to be moved to a camp, prompting Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban to lash out at Germany over its handling of the spiralling situation. Harrowing pictures of a drowned Syrian toddler washed up on a Turkish beach brought […]

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Three members of UN mission kidnapped in eastern DR Congo

Three members of UN mission kidnapped in eastern DR Congo

Apr 24, – “Three members of MONUSCO (the 20,000-strong UN peacekeeping force)… have been kidnapped in Kibumba”, some 30 kilometres (20 miles) north of the provincial capital Goma, the source told AFP. Three members of the United Nation’s peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo were kidnapped in the eastern North Kivu province, a […]

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Pressure mounts on Pakistan leader to quit as protests continue

Pressure mounts on Pakistan leader to quit as protests continue

Aug 31, – Pakistan has been gripped by unrest for more than two weeks, with protest leaders Imran Khan and Tahir ul-Qadri saying they will not back down unless Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resigns. On Saturday Sharif once again said he would not go. Thousands of protesters massed outside the residence of Pakistani Prime Minister […]

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