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The real crisis in North Korea is not the one you’ve been hearing about

The real crisis in North Korea is not the one you’ve been hearing about

May 18, 2017 0

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea has been in the news a lot lately, with the DPRK testing new missiles and the United States moving a naval strike group off the Korean peninsula. The

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The 10 most popular IRIN stories of 2016

The 10 most popular IRIN stories of 2016

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 26, 2016 0

Exclusive: The ethical failure - why I resigned from the UN When senior UN human rights official Anders Kompass exposed the sexual abuse of children by French and African peacekeepers in Central African Republic,

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If Trump’s America shrinks humanitarian support, will China fill the void?

If Trump’s America shrinks humanitarian support, will China fill the void?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 5, 2016 0

China’s latest “white paper” is another sign of the country’s decision to play a larger role in global affairs.

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How mining and the military created an HIV epidemic in Indonesia’s Papua

How mining and the military created an HIV epidemic in Indonesia’s Papua

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 21, 2016 0

Martina Wanago was sick. In fact, she was sure she would die. She had contracted HIV, which has reached epidemic proportions here in Indonesia’s remote and restive province of Papua

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Why is China getting involved in Afghan peace talks?

Why is China getting involved in Afghan peace talks?

July 4, 2016 0

During German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s recent visit to China, the two countries agreed to jointly fund a disaster response centre in Afghanistan.

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Why is China getting involved in Afghan peace talks?

Why is China getting involved in Afghan peace talks?

July 4, 2016 0

During German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s recent visit to China, the two countries agreed to jointly fund a disaster response centre in Afghanistan. It was just the latest sign of China’s increasingly prominent role

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Has Chinese repression sealed off Tibet?

Has Chinese repression sealed off Tibet?

dan.rafter@hrc.org June 22, 2016 0

Data shows a staggering drop in Tibetan exile arrivals in India. Is Chinese repression to blame

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Activist arrest puts foreign NGOs in China on edge

Activist arrest puts foreign NGOs in China on edge

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 25, 2016 0

BEIJING 25 January 2016 (IRIN) - Foreign NGO employees in China watched in horror last week as a Swedish rights activist went on state television to deliver what colleagues described as a “forced

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Activist arrest puts foreign NGOs in China on edge

Activist arrest puts foreign NGOs in China on edge

January 25, 2016 0

BEIJING 25 January 2016 (IRIN) - Foreign NGO employees in China watched in horror last week as a Swedish rights activist went on state television to deliver what colleagues described as a “forced

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Can peace deal bring relief to south Libya’s ‘Chinese camp’?

Can peace deal bring relief to south Libya’s ‘Chinese camp’?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 2, 2015 0

GHAT 02 December 2015 (IRIN) - A peace deal signed last week in Qatar by warring tribes from the Saharan town of Ubari may bring some hope for displaced and marginalised people in

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