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At least 29 children disappeared in Sri Lanka- Rights group

At least 29 children disappeared in Sri Lanka- Rights group

At least 29 children disappeared in the custody of Sri Lanka’s military after surrendering with their ethnic rebel parents at the end of the island nation’s civil war, a human rights group said Tuesday. The South Africa-based International Truth and Justice Project said in a statement that it has 280 names of people who surrendered […]

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EU criticized for permanently lifting Myanmar sanctions

EU criticized for permanently lifting Myanmar sanctions

May 20, AP – The EU’s decision to eliminate most of the remaining sanctions on Myanmar ignores strong evidence of ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims by the government, says Human Rights Watch. The New York-based campaign group released a report alleging the involvement of state security forces during last year’s violence in Arakan state. As […]

May 20, 2013 | By More
Feds in NYC: Hackers stole $45M in ATM card breach

Feds in NYC: Hackers stole $45M in ATM card breach

NEW YORK (AP) — A worldwide gang of criminals stole $45 million in a matter of hours by hacking their way into a database of prepaid debit cards and then draining cash machines around the globe, federal prosecutors said Thursday — and outmoded U.S. card technology may be partly to blame. Seven people are under […]

May 10, 2013 | By More