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'Thousands' of ceasefire violations every month in Ukraine point to a 'forgotten' conflict

The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Ukraine believes the grinding four-year conflict in the east is being “forgotten” with thousands of ceasefire violations being recorded each month.

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India and Pakistan urged to allow observers to access Kashmir

Conflicting allegations over “serious” violations in Kashmir show the need for independent observers to be allowed to access the disputed region, according to the UN human rights office.

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“Voice of the voiceless” will carry on criticizing war violations of children

Governments which continue to violate children’s rights in conflict situations will continue to be scrutinized, despite their objections, according to a senior UN official.

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World on course for human rights “earthquake”

International human rights law is being violated “in multiple conflicts” and with “complete impunity”, while thousands of people risk starving to death in Syria, the UN’s human rights chief warned Monday.

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Ongoing violations in Iraq lead to erosion of national identity

Ongoing violations and abuses in Iraq have led to a breakdown in trust between ethnic groups and an erosion of the national identity.

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