UNITED NATIONS/BEIRUT (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council on Friday delayed a vote on a demand for a 30-day ceasefire in Syria where pro-government warplanes have been pounding the last rebel bastion.. Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India
The witness accounts remain appalling. One South Sudanese man returned home after hiding from government soldiers to find they had blinded his mother, gouging out her eyes with spears.
She had tried.. Deccan Herald
BEIRUT/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A new wave of bombs struck Syria's eastern Ghouta district on Friday, witnesses said, ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote to demand a 30-day ceasefire to end one of.. Reuters India Also reported by •Reuters
The South African retired army colonel was a former adviser to Riek Machar, South Sudan's vice-president-turned-rebel-leader. Five years into South Sudan's civil war, thousands have been killed and 2.. Deutsche Welle
BEIRUT/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A new wave of bombs struck Syria's eastern Ghouta district unabated on Friday, witnesses said, ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote to demand a 30-day ceasefire to.. Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India
A UN rights commission in South Sudan today said there was sufficient evidence to charge at least 41 senior officers and officials with war crimes and crimes against humanity. South Sudan's.. All India Radio
With a high school education and a childhood spent in a refugee camp in Thailand after fleeing civil war in Laos with her family, Bouavanh Schuelke has built a neighborhood grocery store in.. bizjournals