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UN Arms Trade Treaty Goes Into Effect
World  (tags: UN Arms Treaty, 60 countries, Amnesty International.December 24th, United Nations )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - startribune.com
So far, 60 countries have ratified the treaty including five of the world's top 10 arms exporters -- France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Britain. However, there is little hope of U.S. ratification, which requires approval by two-thirds of the Senate.
3 Of Jane Goodall's Devastating Predictions For 2050 Are Already Coming True
World  (tags: Jane Goodall, predictions for 2050, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 21 hours ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
"I see the world in 50 years, perhaps 100, as a dark place," Goodall said. What's terrifying about Goodall's vision isn't how dystopian it sounds, but rather how prescient it's already proven to be.
Eastern Ukraine: Humanitarian Disaster Looms as Food Aid Blocked - AI Report
World  (tags: Eastern Ukraine, Donbass, kiev fascists, Pro-Kiev battalions, humanitarian aid, Amnesty International, foodcrisis, ethnic cleansing, violence, conflict, politics )

Angelika
- 15 hours ago - amnesty.org
Pro-Kyiv volunteer battalions are increasingly blocking humanitarian aid into eastern Ukraine in a move which will exacerbate a pending humanitarian crisis in the run up to Christmas and New Year, said Amnesty International.
Heroes of 2014: Pope Francis
World  (tags: )

Stephen
- 15 hours ago - theguardian.com
The pontiff has emerged as a global champion of social justice, denouncing the tyranny of the market and condemning inequality as the root of social evil.
Ukraine's Government Is Starving Residents of the Breakaway Region
World  (tags: Ukraine, starving, residents, humanitarian disaster, Amnesty International, children, conflict, corruption, death, ethics, government, humans, politics, society, world )

Lone
- 15 hours ago - globalresearch.ca
"The region is facing a humanitarian disaster with many already at risk of starvation," said Denis Krivosheev, acting Director of Europe and Central Asia for Amnesty International, on Wed., December 24th.
Egypt to Deport 51 Palestinian Migrants to Gaza
World  (tags: Egyptian authorities, 51 Palestinian migrants arrested, deported to Gaza )

Beth
- 1 day ago - dailynewsegypt.com
Egypt deported 51 Palestinian migrants who had entered Egypt through underground tunnels, allegedly on their way to Europe when arrested at sea by Egyptian authorities. [would anyone care as long as it wasn't Israel arresting and deporting?]
Sadness Overshadows Christmas for Families of Egyptian Christians Kidnapped in Libya
World  (tags: persecution of Christians, Egypt, Libya )

David
- 4 days ago - campaign.r20.constantcontact.com
There has been no news of the fate of four Egyptian Christians who were taken off a bus as they returned to Egypt from working in Libya. Ansar Al-Sharia in Libya has repeatedly shown their intention to directly target Christians in Libya.
Violence Against Christians in India
World  (tags: world, politics, ethics, discrimination, forced conversions, harassment, India, religion, violence, society, news, humanrights )

Cal
- 3 days ago - getreligion.org
In one incident, carolers were beaten by people from a wedding party. In another, the Indian parliament this month discussed whether to require children to attend school on Dec. 25.
Where Is Santa? Find Him Now With Help From NORAD's Santa Tracker
World  (tags: Good News, Santa, Christmas presents, children, worldwide, Santa Tracker, NORAD )

Barb
- 3 days ago - aol.com
Santa is on the move, delivering Christmas presents to kids around the globe, but where is he?
The End of Tolerance? Anti-Muslim Movement Rattles Germany
World  (tags: society, Germany, tolerance, humanrights, politics, europe, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, society )

Cal
- 5 days ago - spiegel.de
Disenchanted German citizens and right-wing extremists are joining forces to form a protest movement to fight what they see as the Islamization of the West. Is this the end of the long-praised tolerance of postwar Germany?
 
 
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