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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visits the Kara Tepe refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos on 18 June 2016 UN Photo Rick Bajornas
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June 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

World Refugee Day, June 20, has seen the European Union underline its commitment to global efforts to address the refugee crisis and the UN Refugee Agency releasing a report saying […]

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Ouster of Turkish PM rekindles dissent in ruling AKP

May 19, 2016, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

Since the ousting of Turkish prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu, pro-president media outlets are appealing for unity and loyalty to president Recep Tayyip ...

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Yom HaShoah marked, as Bulgaria remembers Jews murdered and Jews saved

May 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Jewish community joined in marking Yom HaShoah 2016, commemorating the six million Jews murdered in the Holocaust, while also recalli ...

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Nato-Russia talks fail, but raise hopes

April 23, 2016, by VOANews

Nato and Russia held their first dialogue in two years this week. The meeting among ambassadors of the alliance and Russia in Brussels Wednesday faile ...

  • Meetings of the Defence Ministers at NATO Headquarters in Brussels- Doorstep Statement by NATO Secretary General
    Nato, Russian officials meet for first time in two years
    April 20, 2016, by VOANews

    The NATO-Russia Council has convened for the first time since 2014, with recent tensions between Russia and the United States high on the agenda. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says Wednesday’s […]

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    Deadly explosions at Brussels Airport
    March 22, 2016, by VOANews

    Authorities in Belgium say one person has been killed and several more injured in two explosions at the international airport in Brussels. The blasts occurred in the airport’s departure hall, […]

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    Putin orders withdrawal of Russian forces from Syria
    March 15, 2016, by VOANews

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the withdrawal of Russian forces from Syria, as new U.N.-mediated peace talks on Syria began in Geneva. Russian state media quoted Putin Monday as […]

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International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991.

International Criminal Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Genocide and Other Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of Rwanda and Rwandan Citizens Responsible for Genocide and Other Such violations Committed in the Territory of Neighbouring States, between 1 January 1994 and 31 December 1994.

    Letter dated 14 May 2009 from the President of the International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991 addressed to the President of the Security Council (S/2009/252)

    Letter dated 14 May 2009 from the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Genocide and Other Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of Rwanda and Rwandan Citizens Responsible for Genocide and Other Such violations Committed in the Territory of Neighbouring States, between 1 January 1994 and 31 December 1994 (S/2009/247)
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    Turkey PM: Ankara bomber Syrian with Kurdish links
    February 18, 2016, by VOANews

    Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu says a Syrian man with links to Kurdish militia groups was responsible for a car bombing in Ankara that killed at least 28 people. In […]