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Tunisia becomes first North African nation to join International Criminal Court
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Monday, 27 June 2011
Tunisia becomes first North African nation to join International Criminal Court
Tunisia today became the first North African nation to join the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the 116th party to the treaty establishing the world's first permanent court tasked with trying people accused of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes.Read Full Article ...
 
UN chief tasks nations on measures against torture
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Monday, 27 June 2011
UN chief tasks nations on measures against torture
New York, US (PANA) - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has exhorted member states to take effective legislative, administrative and judicial measures to preven...
 
Israel to ban journalists who board 'illegal' flotilla
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Monday, 27 June 2011
Israel to ban journalists who board 'illegal' flotilla
JERUSALEM: Israel has threatened to bar for up to a decade any foreign journalist who decides to board a flotilla seeking to challenge an Israeli naval blockad...
 
EC, FAO, IFAD, WFP join forces on food security
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Monday, 27 June 2011
EC, FAO, IFAD, WFP join forces on food security
Rome, Italy (PANA) - The European Commission (EC), FAO, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the World Food Programme (WFP), here Mon...
 
14:30 Khmer Rouge leaders go on trial
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Monday, 27 June 2011
14:30 Khmer Rouge leaders go on trial
The four most senior surviving members of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime went on trial for war crimes today, three decades after its revolution marked one of th...
 
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