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Aid agencies can be harmful, says Somaliland tycoon
Ismail Ahmed, a refugee turned multimillionaire, says his country has had to battle ‘negative PR’

Sarah Johnson

09, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Iran nuclear deal talks: the key issues on the Vienna negotiating table
As talks resume, Iran and the signatories to the 2015 agreement face a web of sanctions to untangle

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

09, Apr, 2021 @4:00 AM

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Zimbabwe under renewed pressure to give up Rwanda genocide suspect
Protais Mpiranya is top of a list of remaining fugitives indicted by an international tribunal

Jason Burke Africa correspondent

08, Apr, 2021 @11:39 AM

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‘I miss school’: 800m children still not fully back in classes
Rights groups warn that children across the world are being pushed into abusive situations, from early marriage to child labour

Harriet Grant, Sally Hayden, Ruchi Kumar, Luke Taylor

05, Apr, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Is Myanmar the new Syria? Rising violence threatens a repeat tragedy
As ethnic militias back the popular uprising and refugees flee the country, the similarities with Syria are deeply disturbing

Simon Tisdall

04, Apr, 2021 @5:15 AM

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UN official accuses France of impeding inquiry into journalists' Mali deaths
Agnès Callamard says justice is being denied over killings of Ghislaine Dupont and Claude Verlon in 2013

Kim Willsher

02, Apr, 2021 @1:57 PM

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Myanmar coup: military expands internet shutdown
New cuts affect wireless broadband services and come as UN security council expresses ‘deep concern’ at the ‘rapidly deteriorating situation’

Rebecca Ratcliffe

02, Apr, 2021 @6:12 AM

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Aung San Suu Kyi and Australian adviser accused of breaking secrets law
UN envoy says Myanmar at risk of imminent ‘bloodbath’, as new charges against ousted leader emerge

Guardian reporter in Myanmar and agencies

01, Apr, 2021 @3:37 PM

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'Suez 2'? Ever Given grounding prompts plan for canal along Egypt-Israel border
UK prepared to play leading role in project given new impetus by Ever Given blockage, say sources

Flora Lopi

01, Apr, 2021 @11:01 AM

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UN security council must act to stop 'bloodbath' in Myanmar, says envoy
Alternative civilian government proposes ‘federal democracy charter’, amid fears of civil war

A reporter in Myanmar, and agencies

01, Apr, 2021 @9:41 AM

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G7 should double help for poorer countries to cut CO2 emissions, says UN
Richer nations also urged to ensure make-or-break climate talks this year are a success

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

31, Mar, 2021 @6:21 PM

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Myanmar coup: Kevin Rudd joins calls for UN security council intervention
Former Australian PM says world ‘radically underestimating’ how quickly junta violence could deteriorate to tens of thousands of deaths and a refugee crisis

Ben Doherty and Daniel Hurst

31, Mar, 2021 @4:19 AM

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