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FILE - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

UN Condemns North Korean Human Rights Situation

The non-binding resolution urges the Security Council to refer Pyongyang to the ICC More

FILE - Chief of India's ruling Congress party Sonia Gandhi (R) speaks during a news conference in New Delhi.

India's Sonia Gandhi Hospitalized

Gandhi is the Italian-born widow of slain former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi More

Video Sudan School Becomes Target of Aerial Attacks

Dropout rate at an all-time high in South Kordofan state because many schools have been destroyed during 3-year civil war More

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, center, is given flowers as he arrives for a campaign rally ahead of  local elections in Srinagar, in Indian-controlled Kashmir, Dec. 8, 2014.

India's Modi Woos Kashmir with Development Promises

Security is tight as PM campaigns, cites corruption, poverty and unemployment as biggest challenges in region More

Pope Francis, left, and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I bless the faithful gathered in the courtyard of the Patriarchal Church of St. George in Istanbul, Turkey, Nov. 30, 2014.

Photogallery Pope Wraps Up Visit to Turkey

Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew call for end to persecution of Christians in Middle East, particularly in Iraq, Syria More


The latest images from Syria

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  • Men check a damaged vehicle as a Free Syrian Army fighter, carrying his weapon, walks by in the besieged area of Homs, Syria, May 27, 2013.
  • The inside of a damaged mosque in Dahra Abd Rabbo village, Aleppo, May 27, 2013.
  • U.S. Senator John McCain meets with U.S. troops in southern Turkey, May 27, 2013.  During the trip he made a visit to meet with rebels in Syria.  This picture was released on his Twitter account.
  • Syrians participate in the funeral prayer for Youssef Ghazi al-Sarmani, who was killed in fighting between rebel and government forces, May 27. The logo in red reads "Talbiseh".
  • A boy makes pastry at a shop in Darkush town, Idlib province, May 26, 2013.
  • A group of men smuggle diesel fuel from Syria to Turkey hoping to sell it at a higher price, across the Al-Assi River in Idlib, May 26, 2013.
  • Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad during clashes against Syrian rebels in Aleppo, May 26, 2013.
  • Supporters and relatives of Hezbollah members attend the funeral of a Hezbollah fighter who died in the Syrian conflict. The funeral took place in the Ouzai district in Beirut, May 26, 2013.
  • A Free Syrian Army fighter feeds pigeons in Homs, May 26, 2013.
  • Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad take their position during a clashes against rebels, Aleppo, Syria, May 26, 2013. (SANA).

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South Korea Considering Bills to Improve Human Rights in North Korea

The bills come following a recent United Nations resolution condemning the dire human rights situation in North Korea
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India, U.S. Hold First Trade Talks in 4 Years

Trade between two countries has grown fivefold since turn of millennium to about $100 billion, yet friction persists in areas such as drug patents, local content rules for manufacturers
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Multimedia Hong Kong Police Start Clearing Protest Areas

Protesters put up no resistance; some had already moved tents and other belongings to a nearby site that police have left alone
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Photogallery Palestinians Kill 4 Rabbis in Jerusalem Synagogue Attack

Attack occurred during morning prayers at synagogue in ultra-orthodox Jewish neighborhood in West Jerusalem; Obama condemns violence
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8 Women Dead at Indian State-Run Mass Sterilization Camp

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Warming China-Japan Relations Unlikely to Resolve Conflicts

Both sides agree to talk about competing claims to E. China Sea islands and anger over Japan’s militaristic past, but issues unlikely to be resolved anytime soon
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Photogallery Germans Mark 25 Years Since Fall of Berlin Wall

Leading observances, Chancellor Merkel says hopes that were associated with Wall's demise relevant today for countries like Ukraine, Syria and Iraq
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Amnesty Urges Probe of 'Appalling' Israeli Attacks in Gaza

Amnesty says Israel carried out an 'unprecedented number of attacks on inhabited homes,' causing an 'appalling' scale of death and destruction
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Rights Group: Freedom of Expression Being Crushed in Angola

Angolan journalist Rafael Marques de Morais continues to speak out against government repression, setbacks to human rights and corruption
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Rights Activists Ask UN to Condemn Abuses in Egypt

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བོད་རྒྱའི་གྲོས་མོལ་གྱི་འགལ་རྐྱེན། མཆོད་འབུལ་སྨོན་ལམ། ཨ་རི་དང་ཀུ་པ། ཨུ་རུ་སུའི་དངུལ་ལོར་གྱི་ཛ་ཐང་། དྲྭ་འབྲེལ་གྱི་འཇིགས་སྐུལ། ཨབ་གྷ་ཎི་སི་ཏཱན། རྒྱ་གར་གྱི་གྲོས་ཚོཊ་འཐུས་མིའི་བོད་དོན་རྒྱབ་སྐྱོར་ཚོཊ་པ་སླར་གསོ། སྤྱི་འཐུས་ཀྱི་ཚོགས་ཆུང་ཞིག་ཐེ་ལན་ལ་ཕྱོགས་ཕེབས། སྤྱི་འཐུས་ཀྱི་ཚོགས་ཆུང་ཞིག་ཐེ་ལན་ལ་ཕྱོགས་ཕེབས། རྒྱ་གར་གྱི་མཁའ་དབྱིངས་ལས་གྲྭ རྒྱལ་ས་ལྷ་སར་དགའ་ལྡན་ལྔ་མཆོད།

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