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Iran slams politicization of Human Rights

An Iranian deputy foreign minister decried employment of the issue of human rights as a political tool, and reminded the UN Human Right Council that politicization of human rights mechanisms ...

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New Trump order drops Iraq from travel ban list

US President Donald Trump’s new immigration order will remove Iraq from the list of countries whose citizens face a temporary US travel ban, US officials said Tuesday, citing the latest ...

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Largest mass grave of 4000 bodies found in Mosul

The Khasfa sinkhole lies eight kilometers outside Mosul, located some 400 kilometers north of the capital Baghdad, and is considered to be the biggest mass grave in conflict-ridden Iraq as ...

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19 million Yemenis in need of relief aid : UN Official

Speaking during a visit to the Yemeni port city of Aden, Stephen O’Brien, the UN under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs, called on the international community to increase its funding for life-saving ...

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Russia wont’ support new sanctions against Syria: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday a draft UN Security Council resolution put forward by Western powers to sanction Syria’s government over the alleged use of chemical weapons was inappropriate. ...

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