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UN: Both Syrian rebels and government forces guilty - CNN

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(CNN) -- The Syrian war has never been a simple fight between good rebels and evil government forces, and the United Nations has said so several times in the past.
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Myanmar: UN official voices concern at reports of increased sectarian violence - UN News Centre

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UN News Centre Myanmar: UN official voices concern at reports of increased sectarian violence UN News Centre 25 March 2013 – The United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide today voiced deep concern at reports of increased violence...
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United States designates Ansar Dine a foreign terrorist organization

Ansar Dine, one of several rebel groups fighting against French and African forces in Mali, was designated a foreign terrorist organization Thursday by the State Department, which cited its close cooperation with al-Qaeda’s affiliate in North Africa.
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How Obama just reframed the Israel-Palestine conflict

How Obama just reframed the Israel-Palestine conflict | International Relations-mg | Scoop.it
President Obama gave a lengthy speech in Jerusalem on Thursday, where he discussed the prospects for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.
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A New Day to Celebrate: Will Kurdish Withdrawal Bring Peace With Turkey?

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A New Day to Celebrate: Will Kurdish Withdrawal Bring Peace With Turkey?
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Rules of cyberwar: don't target nuclear plants or hospitals, says Nato manual

Rules of cyberwar: don't target nuclear plants or hospitals, says Nato manual | International Relations-mg | Scoop.it
Handbook drawn up for Nato's Co-operative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence is first attempt to codify how international law applies to state-sponsored online attacks State-sponsored cyber-attacks must avoid sensitive civilian targets such as...
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Controversial weapon: Pakistan seeks UN ban on unilateral drone ...

Controversial weapon: Pakistan seeks UN ban on unilateral drone ... | International Relations-mg | Scoop.it
Fears of technology being used by other countries cited.
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Italy: populism vs technocracy? - Le Monde diplomatique - English ...

Italian politics has reached an impasse. In last month's elections, the vote split three ways. A roughly equal proportion of votes (almost 30%) went to the centre-left coalition led by Pier Luigi Bersani and to Silvio Berlusconi's ...
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U.N.: U.S. drone strikes violate Pakistan sovereignty

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ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — CIA drone strikes on targets in Pakistan violate its national sovereignty and have resulted in far more civilian casualties than the U.S. government has recognized, a special U.N.
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Xi’s election to presidency completes China’s leadership transition

Xi’s election to presidency completes China’s leadership transition | International Relations-mg | Scoop.it
Xi, who took reins of Communist Party and military in November, officially claims title of president.
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Netanyahu reaches agreement to form government

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Netanyahu to form coalition that will exclude ultra-Orthodox parties, focus on domestic issues.
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North Korea: War Drums Along the 38th Parallel

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North Korea: War Drums Along the 38th Parallel
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Erosion of Syrian power accelerating, top U.S. intelligence official says

Erosion of Syrian power accelerating, top U.S. intelligence official says | International Relations-mg | Scoop.it
The erosion of the Syrian regime’s authority is accelerating and the “increasingly beleaguered” government, which has been unable to defeat insurgents with conventional weapons, might be prepared to use chemical weapons, according to James R.
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The Complicated Legacy of Boris Berezovsky

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Why one man was both the Stalin and Trotsky of our time.
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Central African Republic rebels seize capital and force president to flee

Central African Republic rebels seize capital and force president to flee | International Relations-mg | Scoop.it
Seleka rebels accuse CAR's president, François Bozizé, of reneging on peace deal to integrate opposition fighters into army Rebels in Central African Republic (CAR) have seized control of the capital, Bangui, after fierce fighting, forcing...
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Drone base in Niger gives U.S. a strategic foothold in West Africa

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NIAMEY, Niger — The newest outpost in the U.S. government’s empire of drone bases sits behind a razor-wire-topped wall outside this West African capital, blasted by 110-degree heat and the occasional sandstorm blowing from the Sahara.
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UN starts inquiry into torture, labor camps in North Korea - Reuters

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Where Diplomats Fear to Tread - New York Times

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Where Diplomats Fear to Tread New York Times Could Rodman's clumsy form of basketball diplomacy be the equivalent of the highly influential ping-pong diplomacy of an earlier era, in which a chance encounter between American and Chinese table tennis...
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Diplomacy Isn't About Friendships - New York Times

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Diplomacy Isn't About Friendships New York Times As a well-regarded ambassador once explained early in my foreign service career, diplomacy is about persuading people to do what you want them to do; it's not about getting along and mouthing...
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Moscow, London in high-level diplomacy round: Voice of Russia

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Last summer's visit by President Vladimir Putin to London started a thaw which many hoped would end a 6-year cool-off in Russia's relations with the UK. Meeting in London this week, the Russian and the British Defence and ...
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China becomes world's fifth largest arms exporter - Huffington Post

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STOCKHOLM — China has bypassed Britain as the world's fifth largest arms exporter, a Swedish think tank said Monday.
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US to strengthen missile defence in response to North Korea 'provocations'

US to strengthen missile defence in response to North Korea 'provocations' | International Relations-mg | Scoop.it
Chuck Hagel says US will deploy 14 more missile interceptors in Alaska to 'make clear the US stands firm against aggression' The US is to strengthen its missile defence shield on the Pacific coast in response to North Korea's strides in developing...
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France, like Britain, urges arms sales to Syrian rebels

France, like Britain, urges arms sales to Syrian rebels | International Relations-mg | Scoop.it
Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says France may act on its own to arm rebels if E.U. doesn’t lift embargo.
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UN Rights Investigator Gives Harsh Appraisal of Iran - New York Times

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Talk Radio News Service UN Rights Investigator Gives Harsh Appraisal of Iran New York Times GENEVA — With presidential elections approaching in June, Iran has cracked down on journalists, rights activists and lawyers in an apparent bid to stifle...
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Same old story in Iran. Alarming appraisal about human rights and ilberties

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China and the U.S. Trade Barbs on Cyberwarfare

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