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News Roundup 23 August – 29 August

Chad Rebel Group FACT Says It’s Willing to Join National Dialogue Biden promises further strikes on Afghan militant groups Pioneering report continues to help children survive conflict Increased Syria violence prompts largest civilian displacements in a year, as gridlock stymies political talks No end to Yemen civil war on the horizon, senior UN official briefs …

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News Roundup 16 August – 22 August

Report details grave violations against children in Afghanistan ‘No way out’ for imperilled Afghans, broader international response needed Ethiopia: UN chief gravely concerned over ‘unspeakable violence’ in Tigray Competing armed groups carrying out ‘mass rape’ in Congo: UN Despite Cease-Fire in Tigray, No End in Sight for Conflict 1,150 flee Colombia village caught between 2 …

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News Roundup 9 August – 15 August

Over 18,000 children recruited by Colombia’s FARC rebels -court Mali: Dozens of civilians massacred in militant raids on villages Chad invites armed groups to participate in national dialogue Mozambique Government Retakes Key Town from Militants Damascus’s False Reconciliation Failed in Daraa Ethiopia denounces rebel alliance as war widens Palestinian Rockets in May Killed Civilians in …

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News Roundup 2 August – 8 August

Civilians in southern Syria ‘under siege’ – UN human rights chief Libya: Government of National Unity must not legitimize militias and armed groups responsible for harrowing abuses Ethiopia conflict set to escalate after Tigray rebels refuse to withdraw ‘With our hearts beating fast’: Back to school on the Nagorno-Karabakh front line Central African Republic: UN …

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News Roundup 26 July – 1 August

Israel appears to have committed war crimes in May conflict with Hamas, Human Rights Watch says HRW calls for ICC inquiry into war crimes in Gaza, urges US to condition assistance to Israel U.S. calls for halt to violence against Eritreans in Tigray Cameroon: Witness testimony and satellite images reveal the scale of devastation in …

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News Roundup 19 July – 25 July

Sudan’s Darfur conflict’s latest surge in violence displaces thousands Ethiopia’s Tigray forces say they freed 1,000 captured soldiers Gang violence and security vacuum in Haiti thwart aid delivery Venezuela, the International Criminal Court, and Impunity Iraq: Bomb attack on eve of Eid al-Adha, ‘terrorism knows no bounds’ Taliban seek to cut off Afghan population centres: …

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News Roundup 12 July – 18 July

Aid access to Tigray remains stalled, despite ceasefire UN appeals for faster passage for aid convoys to Ethiopia’s Tigray Afghanistan stunned by scale and speed of security forces’ collapse Afghanistan on brink of humanitarian crisis-UN refugee agency U.S. condemns retaliatory attacks against civilians in Ethiopia’s Tigray region EU agrees to send military training mission to …

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News Roundup 21 June – 27 June

Child soldiers carried out Burkina Faso massacre, says government Northeast Nigeria conflict killed more than 300,000 children: UN Time running out to prevent ‘worst case scenario’ arising in Afghanistan More than 8,500 children used as soldiers in 2020: U.N. Grave violations against children in conflict ‘alarmingly high’, latest UN report reveals Dozens of Congo’s rebels …

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News Rondup 14 June – 20 June

Sudan to form new joint force to ‘crack down on insecurity’ Switzerland Finds Liberian Rebel Leader Guilty of Wartime Atrocities Guterres: Bring crimes of sexual violence in conflict out of ‘the shadows’, punish perpetrators Death of Boko Haram leader doesn’t end northeast Nigeria’s humanitarian crisis Israeli air raids target Gaza for second time since ceasefire …

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News Roundup 7 June – 13 June

UN warns of ‘mass deaths’ in Myanmar after 100,000 flee fighting The Appeals Chamber of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals delivers judgement in the Mladić case World reacts as UN court upholds Mladic genocide conviction Gaza’s vicious circle of war, truce, and reconstruction Outgoing ICC Prosecutor urges Security Council to keep focus on …

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