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Top Picks: Darfur, piracy, and a war crime unpunished?

Top Picks: Darfur, piracy, and a war crime unpunished?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org May 6, 2016 0

Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top

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What ​will​ happen to migrants returned to Turkey?

What ​will​ happen to migrants returned to Turkey?

April 12, 2016 0

Last Monday, 202 migrants were put on ferries from Greece and deported back to Turkey. As the first group to be returned under the EU’s migration deal with Turkey, their departure from the

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Forget about antiquities; what about Palmyra’s civilians?

Forget about antiquities; what about Palmyra’s civilians?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org April 4, 2016 0

“People are more important than ruins.” So says Hassan Ahmed, a former resident of Palmyra, which the Syrian army took last week after 10 months under the control of the so-called Islamic State

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Syria lull brings deaths down but little else

Syria lull brings deaths down but little else

March 29, 2016 0

A month into an internationally brokered cessation of hostilities in Syria, violence has decreased in some parts of the country but aid agencies are far from having the unhindered aid access they had

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Top Picks: Bad brothers, brilliant drawings, and broken healthcare

Top Picks: Bad brothers, brilliant drawings, and broken healthcare

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

Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top

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Russia’s deadly air campaign in Syria

Russia’s deadly air campaign in Syria

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

IRIN’s analysis of casualty data shows that the percentage of Syrian civilians killed in airstrikes has reached new heights since Russia began bombing in September. In January 2016, 70 percent of the 1,084

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Look back and learn: Safe zones in Iraq and Bosnia

Look back and learn: Safe zones in Iraq and Bosnia

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 15, 2016 0

A long-standing Turkish proposal to create a so-called safe zone inside Syria, where civilians displaced by fighting could find refuge and assistance without having to leave the country, received a boost last week

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Syria: 5 years on

Syria: 5 years on

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 15, 2016 0

As Syria enters its sixth year of brutal conflict, IRIN looks at the impact of 5 years of war: Banner photo © UNHCR/Andrew McConnell: Children play football on a street in Baba Amr, Homs, Syria

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Top Picks: Rape, rules of engagement, and the missing Rohingya

Top Picks: Rape, rules of engagement, and the missing Rohingya

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 11, 2016 0

Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top

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Top Picks: Rape, rules of engagement, and the missing Rohingya

Top Picks: Rape, rules of engagement, and the missing Rohingya

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 11, 2016 0

Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top

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