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1 hr ago | The Nation
With the civil war deepening, world powers need to pile pressure on the regime's backer, Iran, while planning responsible humanitarian intervention In 2005 the United Nations made a highly significant proclamation with its "responsibility to protect" doctrine, which permits military intervention in a conflict on humanitarian grounds.
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8 hrs ago | CNN
People walk with their belongings in the area around Sinujiif as they evacuate on November 14, 2013 after a ferocious storm and days of heavy floods in Somalia's northeastern Puntland region.
French troops fought gunmen in Central African Republic's capital, as they searched for weapons in an operation to disarm rival Muslim and Christian fighters.
Two French soldiers died as a wave of deadly revenge attacks involving rival Christian and Muslim groups has left the Central African Republic in chaos.
The National Transportation Safety Board is holding a hearing Wednesday to try to learn why so many things went wrong when an Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 crash-landed at San Francisco International Airport in July,... The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport in July told investigators he was "very ... (more)
The United States on Tuesday announced that it would be providing $60 million worth of defense equipment to international forces attempting to restore peace in the Central African Republic, a much-needed boost for the troops currently on the ground.
The country's economy will out -perform its Central African peers, averaging 4.8% real GDP growth between 2014 and 2017.
United Nations agencies are scaling up efforts to assist the scores of civilians uprooted by the surging violence in the Central African Republic , reported to number over 100,000 in the capital alone, bringing the total number of those displaced since the conflict began a year ago to over half a million.
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A source close to the investigation claimed " these meats are not subject to any health guarantees, and are therefore unfit for consumption, " reported Le Parisien .
Crowds attacked a mosque, looted houses and torched cars in Central African Republic's capital on Tuesday, hours before French President Francois Hollande was due to visit.
Aid officials in Central African Republic say more than 500 people have been killed over the past week in sectarian fighting.
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The top United Nations official is today meeting with African leaders in Paris, France, to discuss the escalating inter-communal violence and worsening humanitarian situation in the Central African Republic .
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