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Perpetrators of violence against women must be held to account - UN official
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Thursday, 05 June 2008
Perpetrators of violence against women must be held to account - UN official
Governments and other actors in positions of power and influence must make it a priority to bring perpetrators of violence against women to account, the top United Nations human rights official said today.Read Full Article ...
 
UN says private UK security groups would support international regulation
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Thursday, 05 June 2008
UN says private UK security groups would support international regulation
A group of United Nations human rights experts said today that private military and security groups in the United Kingdom have agreed to support the creation o...
 
Zimbabwe: UN officials concerned at blocking of food aid
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Wednesday, 04 June 2008
Zimbabwe: UN officials concerned at blocking of food aid
The top United Nations relief official today expressed grave concern at a decision by authorities in Zimbabwe to restrict distribution of aid in the country in...
 
UN rights chief
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Wednesday, 04 June 2008
UN rights chief
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has expressed concern about the treatment of people suspected of committing terrorist acts, and called for reform of legal procedures used in such cases.Read Full Article ...
 
Zimbabwe: UN rights chief
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Wednesday, 04 June 2008
Zimbabwe: UN rights chief
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights said today that she is "deeply concerned" at reports that the Government of Zimbabwe has stopped food dis...
 
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