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Mali accuses France of 'abandoning' them militarily

Business Ghana 27 Sep 2021
This has been interpreted as a reference to Mali reportedly asking Russian mercenaries to train its military and boost national security, despite recent reports of abuses by Russian ...
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In western Myanmar, conflict creates new dangers for women

Al Jazeera 27 Sep 2021
Since then, security forces have killed more than 1,100 people and arrested more than 8,200, according to the rights group Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma) or the AAPP, which has been tracking the military’s abuses. Facing a narrowing space to resist military rule through peaceful means, many people have taken up arms.
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Palestinian officers go on trial over death of Abbas critic

Metro USA 27 Sep 2021
Appearing in Monday’s court session in the West Bank city of Ramallah, the indicted officers pleaded not guilty as prosecutors read out a charge sheet including battery, abuse of power and violation of military instructions.
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Biden adviser to meet Saudi crown prince on Yemen: US officials

Al Jazeera 27 Sep 2021
The Biden administration has since stopped military support to the Saudi Arabia-led war, which has caused a humanitarian disaster in the poorest country in the region. Still, the administration has remained closely aligned with Riyadh, and said it would continue to provide military assistance for the kingdom’s defence.
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'Every day is doomsday': New limits give Chinese gamers whiplash

Straits Times 27 Sep 2021
BEIJING (NYTIMES) - China's video game industry is booming. But it sure does not feel that way to Stone Shi, a game designer in China ... A few weeks ago, the rules got stricter still ... Boot camps fond of military discipline have proliferated. So have Chinese media accounts of abuses, like beatings, electroconvulsive therapy and solitary confinement ... � ....
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Those opposed to restructuring Nigeria do not mean well for the country – Babatope

Business Day Online 26 Sep 2021
Ebenezer Babatope is a former minister of Transport and chieftain of the main opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) ... Excerpts. ... What is your take?. Zoning is done in the interest of Nigeria and Nigerians ... Do you agree? ... Nigeria is a federal state, all this controversy was because of the way the military abused the system in their favour ... .
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A female soldier at Fort Bliss said she was assaulted by a group of male ...

Business Insider 25 Sep 2021
Thousands of Afghan refugees are being temporarily housed on military bases in the US ... According to the nonprofit , "women in the military are particularly vulnerable to abuse due to geographical isolation from family and friends, and the potential for social isolation within the military culture.".
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MPs urge UK to help end abuses in Indian-held Kashmir

The News International 24 Sep 2021
Britain must act on the world stage to help end human rights abuses by a “brutal occupying military force” in Kashmir and India’s High Commissioner to the UK must be barred from entering the UK Parliament in the same way entry was denied to Chinese envoy few days ago, British Parliament heard in passionate speeches on Thursday.
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'Highly objectionable': Taliban defence minister miffed with fighters taking selfies in govt offices

Hindustan Times 24 Sep 2021
The Taliban’s defence minister Mullah Mohammad Yakoob, son of Mullah Omar, issued a rebuke in an audio message over misconduct and abuses by some fighters ... As the Taliban transition from insurgency to peacetime administration, the leaders have taken cognisance of reports of abuses in an attempt to present a conciliatory face to the world.
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NZ cricket series cancellation: Pakistan to approach Interpol to unearth conspiracy, says Sh Rashid

The News International 24 Sep 2021
ISLAMABAD. Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad on Thursday said Pakistan would approach Interpol to unearth the conspiracy behind New Zealand cricket series cancellation." ... NEW DELHI ... MPs urge UK to help end abuses in Indian-held Kashmir ... Britain must act on the world stage to help end human rights abuses by a “brutal occupying military force”... .
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Germany opposes Taliban request to speak to UNGA

The News International 24 Sep 2021
KABUL, Afghanistan ... On Tuesday, Reuters reported that Muttaqi in a letter to the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres requested to address the UNGA ... More From Top Story ... NEW DELHI ... MPs urge UK to help end abuses in Indian-held Kashmir. LONDON. Britain must act on the world stage to help end human rights abuses by a “brutal occupying military force”... .
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Former Indian agent exposes presence of RAW network in Pakistan

The News International 24 Sep 2021
ISLAMABAD ... Pro Punjab TV interviewed an ex-RAW agent named Daniel who spoke at length about how he was sent by the infamous spyagency to Pakistan "to make bombs go off" ... NEW DELHI ... MPs urge UK to help end abuses in Indian-held Kashmir. LONDON. Britain must act on the world stage to help end human rights abuses by a “brutal occupying military force”... .
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Case ordered against man for ‘misusing’ RTI law

The News International 24 Sep 2021
LAHORE ... According to official documents available with the reporter, Chief Information Commissioner Mahboob Qadir Shah gave his verdict in Mudassir Ismail Bhatti Vs ... More From Top Story ... MPs urge UK to help end abuses in Indian-held Kashmir ... Britain must act on the world stage to help end human rights abuses by a “brutal occupying military force”... .
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US declines to include India in new security alliance

The News International 24 Sep 2021
NEW DELHI ... The trilateral security alliance is being seen as an effort to counter China in the Indo-Pacific region ... More From Top Story. Germany opposes Taliban request to speak to UNGA ... MPs urge UK to help end abuses in Indian-held Kashmir ... Britain must act on the world stage to help end human rights abuses by a “brutal occupying military force”... .
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Security Council powers united on stable Afghanistan, says Guterres

The News International 24 Sep 2021
UNITED NATIONS ... None spoke to the press afterward ... "Unity is everywhere," he said ... More From Top Story. US declines to include India in new security alliance. NEW DELHI ... KABUL, Afghanistan ... MPs urge UK to help end abuses in Indian-held Kashmir ... Britain must act on the world stage to help end human rights abuses by a “brutal occupying military force”... .
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