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Sep 26, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Human Rights Watch accuses Myanmar of crimes against humanity, calls for UNSC to impose sanctionsMyanmar is committing crimes against humanity in its campaign against Muslim insurgents in Rakhine state, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday.
Sep 17, 2017
Rohingya refugees face starvation in Bangladesh due to lack of food, shelter and water, says aid groupRohingya refugees in Bangladesh could die due to a lack of food, shelter and water, given the huge numbers fleeing violence in Myanmar, an aid agency warned on Sunday, as authorities began moving people to camps to streamline the distribution of help.
Sep 17, 2017
Afghanistan considering arming 20,000 civilians to fight against Taliban and Islamic StateAfghanistan is considering training and arming 20,000 civilians to defend territories where Islamic militants have been driven out
Sep 13, 2017
Myanmar crisis: Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International condemn UN's inaction over violence against RohingyasTwo leading human rights groups today slammed the UNSC for inaction over the crisis in Myanmar, where 3,70,000 Rohingya Muslims have been forced to flee
Sep 07, 2017
Human Rights Watch says India needs to probe if Gauri Lankesh's murder was politically motivatedA leading human rights organisation has called for prompt investigation into the killing of outspoken Indian journalist Gauri Lankesh, saying the "possibility" that it is a "politically motivated" shooting needs to be fully probed.
Aug 29, 2017
Bangladesh offers Myanmar military assistance in fight against Rakhine Rohingya militantsBangladesh has proposed joint military operations with Myanmar against Rohingya militants fighting in Rakhine state.
Aug 17, 2017
Philippines: 32 killed in one day in President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugsManila: Police in the Philippines said that 32 drug suspects had been killed in a span of 24 hours in one of the bloodiest days since President Rodrigo Duterte launched an initiative last year to fight the narcotics trade.
Jul 14, 2017
China faces criticism after Noble laureate Liu Xiaobo dies in custodyNobel laureate Liu Xiaobo died after losing his battle with terminal cancer, remaining in custody under guard in hospital until his last breath as Beijing faced a wave of criticism over its treatment
Jul 10, 2017
UN slams Pakistan over repeated terrorist attacks on schools, police abuse of Afghan refugeesThe United Nations (UN) is “concerned” about continuing terrorist attacks on educational institutions and the military’s use of schools, especially in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Balochistan, a report of the UN’s review of Pakistan’s social, cultural and economic rights says.
Jul 03, 2017
France's Emmanuel Macron says he will lift state of emergency 'this autumn'French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday he will "this autumn" lift a state of emergency in effect since the jihadist attacks in Paris in November 2015 that killed 130 people.