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S. Sudan Rebels Urge Pressure on Kiir to Fund Peace Implementation

WASHINGTON / JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN South Sudan’s main rebel group is calling on President Salva Kiir to provide funds to implement last year’s peace agreement and is demanding that Sudan …

Study: C-Sections 50 Times More Deadly in Africa

PARIS The death rate among women undergoing a C-section to deliver a baby is about 50 times higher in Africa than in most wealthy nations, researchers said Friday.

One in …

Study: C-Sections 50 Times More Deadly in Africa

PARIS The death rate among women undergoing a C-section to deliver a baby is about 50 times higher in Africa than in most wealthy nations, researchers said Friday.

One in …

UN must urgently provide redress for minorities placed in toxic Kosovo camps, says UN rights expert

GENEVA The United Nations must take immediate action to provide justice and remedies for displaced minority communities who were housed in UN camps constructed on toxic wasteland in Kosovo*, says …

UN must urgently provide redress for minorities placed in toxic Kosovo camps, says UN rights expert

GENEVA The United Nations must take immediate action to provide justice and remedies for displaced minority communities who were housed in UN camps constructed on toxic wasteland in Kosovo*, says …

Veteran Diplomat Set to Guide Algeria’s Transition After Protests

CAIRO Lakhdar Brahimi, the veteran diplomat who is expected to steer Algeria’s political transition after mass protests, has won respect from foreign leaders and his country’s political elite during his …

7-year-old raped, suspected rapist behind bars

The John Taolo Gaetsewe Cluster, Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences unit (FCS) arrested a 21-year-old man, following the allegation of raping a 7-year-old girl in Loopeng village, near …