British nationals will be airlifted out of the capital Juba today amid fighting
Ban Ki Moon
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Sunday 07 July 2013
Interim president to be new PM but Muslim opposition puts appointment in doubt
Sunday 07 July 2013
Opposition leaders' role as prime minister in doubt as death toll from latest protests rises to at least 35
Wednesday 19 June 2013
Twenty killed during gun battle with Somali militants as staff try to flee to secure bunker
Friday 07 June 2013
Meitur unit deployed along with infantry from other armored divisions
Wednesday 29 May 2013
Fighters want more of their members added to exiled Syrian National Coalition
Tuesday 28 May 2013
Britain can start arming Syrian rebels straight away but currently there are no plans to do so, Foreign Secretary William Hague said today.
Thursday 23 May 2013
The United Nations Secretary General has warned armed rebels in Eastern Congo that the organisation's new “intervention brigade” would prevent any repeat of the fighting which has driven thousands of refugees out of camps this week. In a visit to the embattled lakeside city of Goma, Ban Ki-moon said the 3,000-strong force which has begun deployment will “enforce the peace”.
Monday 06 May 2013
UN officials insist inquiry 'has not reached conclusive findings'
Wednesday 01 May 2013
The story of South Korean rap sensation Psy's ascent to global stardom with his megahit "Gangnam Style" has now been immortalised in full colour and with appropriate dramatic flourishes in a comic book.
Monday 15 April 2013
Britain has become increasingly concerned that there is clear evidence government forces have used chemical weapons in the Syrian conflict, the Foreign Secretary said.
Tuesday 09 April 2013
France has started withdrawing its troops from Mali after an operation to help local forces push back an offensive by Islamist rebels, an army spokesman said.
Tom Daley ‘is gay because his father died’ says UK evangelist
Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
David Cameron takes his biggest gamble yet as he gets tough on Europe over immigration
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
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Anachronistic and iniquitous, grammar schools are a blot on the British education system
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