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Rebels kill 21 in Congo

November 17th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kinshasa, Nov 17 (IANS) Rwandan Hutu rebels have shot dead 21 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Xinhua reported Wednesday.The ambush took place Tuesday in the Walikale area of the North ... Read more...

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100 skeletons found in lake bordering Serbia, Bosnia

October 27th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Sarajevo, Oct 27 (IANS/AKI) At least 100 skeletons, believed to belong to victims of 1992-95 war, have been discovered in lake Perucac, bordering Serbia and Bosnia, officials said.Amor Masovic, the head of ... Read more...

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Over 300 people raped in Congo: UN report

September 24th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, Sep 24 (IANS) At least 303 people, including 235 women and 52 girls, were raped by armed militia in the Democratic Republic of Congo between July 30 and Aug 2, the ... Read more...

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Newly appointed UN Special Represenative on Sexual Violence promised more coherent plan

February 10th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s newly appointed Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict on Tuesday promised a more coherent and effective battle against sexual violence.Citing recent ... Read more...

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CPI-M, Trinamool two sides of same coin, says Maoist leader

June 17th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) A top Maoist leader in West Bengal Wednesday described the state's ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) and the main opposition Trinamool Congress as "two sides of the ... Read more...

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