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Brazil: Indigenous People Set Up Protest Camp To Demand Land Rights
World  (tags: indigenous rights, Brazil, agribusiness, land rights, human rights, world )

Nancy
- 20 hours ago - redpowermedia.wordpress.com
Indians fear that legislators will allow the use of their ancestral lands by agribusiness, which has the backing of a group of parliamentarians and the new Minister of Agriculture, Katia Abreu.
Suicide Bomb At Afghanistan Bank Kills Dozens, Local ISIS Branch Claims Responsibility
World  (tags: violence, world, Afghanistan, middle-east, ISIS/ISIL/DAESH, suicide bomber, conflict, news, death, government )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a bank branch Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 people in a deadly attack the country's president said was claimed by the Islamic State group.
Saudi Airstrikes in Yemen Are Having the Wrong Kind of Impact
World  (tags: world, war, politics, middle-east, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', society, violence, HumanRights )

Cal
- 3 days ago - globalpost.com
The airstrikes âEUR" there have been more than a thousand of them âEUR" instead have had an impact of another kind: hundreds of civilians have been killed, more than a hundred thousand displaced, and access to food, water and electricity has been disrupted
What Happens in Kirkuk Could Determine the Future of Iraq
World  (tags: Kurds, ISIs, future of Iraq, Kurdish sovereignty, world, conflict, middle east )

Cal
- 6 days ago - globalpost.com
The people of Kirkuk have largely welcomed the peshmerga and the security theyâEUR(TM)ve brought. But the question of whether Kurdish forces should remain there permanently is more controversial.
Nine-Year-Old Sex Slave Is Made Pregnant By 10 ISIS Militants Raping Her Says Aid Worker
World  (tags: world, violence, terrorism, society, politics, news, humans, children, crime, conflict, death, abuse, crime, Crimes against Women )

Darren
- 7 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Female Yazidi held prisoner by ISIS, suffered horrific sexual abuse Victims include girl, nine, who is now 'pregnant by her abusers' Earlier this week, ISIS released 216 Yazidi prisoners in northern Iraq
In Bangladesh, Gender Equality Comes on the Airwaves
World  (tags: world, asia, humanrights, Bangladesh, gender, Gender Equality )

Naoko
- 8 days ago - ipsnews.net
âEURoeMost of our audience are poor and they either donâEUR(TM)t have access to television or cannot read newspapers. So FM radio, available even on the cheapest mobile phone, has been very popular."
Police at Liverpool John Lennon Airport to Raise Awareness of Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, GoodNews, Human Trafficking Awareness )

Rose
- 9 days ago - liverpoolecho.co.uk
Police officers will be at Liverpool John Lennon Airport, over the next few days, to talk to travellers about human trafficking.
The UN Desperately Needs Funds to Help Manage a Boko Haram Refugee Crisis
World  (tags: BOko Harum, politics, terrorism, unitednations, Refugees&Relief, humanrights, freedoms, Refugees&Relief, world, UnitedNations )

Cal
- 9 days ago - news.vice.com
Already facing daunting financial shortfalls across nearly all of its humanitarian operations, the United Nations has issued an urgent call for $174 million to protect and assist 192,000 refugees who have fled the Nigerian Islamist insurgency Boko Haram.
PLEASE SIGN: End the Blockade on Gaza Now
World  (tags: Gaza siege Human Rights, PETITION, humanitarian crisis, U.S., europe, INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY, UnitedNations, media, news, middle-east, world, usa, children, palestine, violence, war, freedoms, death, politics, society, europe )

Jess
- 9 days ago - change.org
Letter to The International Community - Demand an end to the illegal Israeli blockade
Kobane's Kurdish Heroes Are Looking for Political Payback From the West
World  (tags: Kurds, sovereignty, seeking independence, freedoms, politics, world, war, society, news, middle-east )

Cal
- 10 days ago - news.vice.com
Sinam Mohamad, a leader of the rebel coalition now governing Kobane and other Kurdish regions of Syria, embarked on a diplomatic offensive, traveling to the US where she met with State Department officials in Washington.
2,000 Palestinians Evacuated From Syria's Yarmouk Refugee Camp
World  (tags: Yarmouk Refugee Camp, SYRIA, ISIL, HUMANITARIAN AID, INTERNATIONAL, SIEGE, medical, food insufficiency, evacuation, PLO, Palestinians, Refugees&Relief, media, middle-east, news, children, HumanRights, freedoms, europe, UnitedNations, world, violence )

Jess
- 12 days ago - maannews.com
Around 2,000 people have been evacuated from the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus after the Islamic State group seized large parts of it
No to Humanitarian Imperialism in Iran & Syria - Please Sign!
World  (tags: USA, NATO, war, world, interventionism, ME, Iran, Irak, Syria, imperialism, "R2P", peace, conflict, society )

Angelika
- 12 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
We say No to US or NATO warfare in Syria - and No to US or Israeli attacks on Iran. Intervention will cause human suffering, make reform more difficult, and escalate into regional or global conflict. We reject this push for "humanitarian imperialism"
UN Warns Situation in Damascus Refugee Camp Is 'Beyond Inhumane'
World  (tags: politics, war, middle-east, Refugees&Relief, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence, world, news )

Cal
- 13 days ago - theguardian.com
Palestinians refugees in Yarmouk starving and injured as aid is cut off amid intense fighting between Isis extremists and Syrian rebels
 

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