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News in Brief 05 October 2017 (PM)

Security Council: Mali mission chief calls for redoubling of peace efforts

Parties to the peace agreement in Mali are being asked to redouble their efforts to achieve peace in the North-West African country.

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Expert on albinism rights urges people to "discover who we are"

People with albinism do not bring good luck or bad luck; neither are they  “superhuman.”  They just want to be treated like everyone else.

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People with albinism "fear attack from relatives"

A surge in attacks has been reported against people with albinism in several African countries in the run-up to national elections, a UN human rights expert has warned.

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