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Latest update : 2012-09-26

Suffer the little Syrian children

A report by UK-based charity Save the Children has revealed the effects of Syria's civil war on its youngest generation. The NGO compiled testimonies from children who had found shelter at refugee camps in neighbouring countries. Those accounts revealed eyewitness tales of abuse, torture and death, either against family members or against the children themselves. The NGO says the abuse is being carried out by both loyalist soldiers and the rebels.

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2015-06-01 Germany

Bill to curb CO2 emissions sparks concern among German coal miners

Ever since Germany phased out nuclear power, coal has been back in fashion. The result is soaring CO2 emissions. The Social Democratic Energy Minister now wants to introduce a...

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2015-05-29 USA

Immigration, an American paradox

America prides itself on being a melting pot built on immigration. Despite this history, some 11 million undocumented migrants are seeing their path to US citizenship very much...

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2015-05-28 Sudan

The plight of civilians in Darfur's forgotten conflict

The ongoing war in Sudan's Darfur region has fallen off the global media radar in recent years. But a new government offensive against rebel factions has resulted in up to 70,000...

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2015-05-27 Thailand

Thailand cracks down on human traffickers amid worsening migrant crisis

Over the past few weeks, FRANCE 24 has been reporting on the thousands of desperate Bangladeshi and Rohingya migrants who have landed ashore in Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand....

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2015-05-26 Nepal

Nepalese children still struggling one month after quake

On Monday, Nepal marked one month since its devastating earthquake. The April 25 quake, followed by another powerful tremor on May 12, killed over 8,600 people and destroyed...

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