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Indias opposition Bharatiya Janata Partys (BJP) Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi takes a drink as he addresses a public rally in Kolkata, India, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. The general elections are scheduled to be held later this year Modi to address three rallies in Tamil Nadu today
Kanyakumari/ Ramanathapuram/Erode (Tamil Nadu), April 17: | Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is scheduled to address three poll rallies in Tamil Nadu. | Accordi... (photo: WN / Bhaskar Mallick) The Siasat Daily
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Soldiers of the Ukrainian Army sit atop combat vehicles as they are blocked by people on their way to the town of Kramatorsk on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Ukraine crisis: Crunch talks due in Geneva
Russia, the United States, the European Union and Ukraine are due to meet in Geneva to try to reduce escalating tensions over eastern Ukraine. | Deep disagreement over the issue has led to the worst c... (photo: AP / Manu Brabo) BBC News
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U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon attends a meeting on the conflict between Chad and Sudan at the Presidential Palace in Dakar, Senegal, Wednesday, March. 12, 2008. A promised peace deal between Chad and Sudan was at least delayed and potentially scuttled when the Sudanese president failed to show for talks in Senegal's capital on the eve of an Islamic summit. Wade, who declared last week that he had brokered a deal between the feuding nations and only the formal signing remained, said the talks would go forward Thursday morning on the sidelines of the summi Million may face South Sudan famine
The UN chief has warned that up to a million people could face famine in conflict-torn South Sudan in the coming months unless the world takes immediate action. | Secretary-general Ban Ki-moon told re... (photo: AP / Rebecca Blackwell) Belfast Telegraph
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Kachin refugees wait for rations by Kachin Independence Army at Je Yang IDP camp, the biggest and closest camp to Laiza, northern Myanmar, Friday, Jan. 4, 2013. Fighting Intensifies in Northern Burma
Sumon Aye, Aye Aye Mar | Fighting has intensified in northern Burma as government troops continue a weeklong offensive against ethnic Kachin rebels. | Presidential spokesman Ye Htut on Wednesday ... (photo: AP / Yadana Htun) Voa News
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Der Praesident von Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, traegt sich am Freitag (20.04.12) in Schloss Bellevue in Berlin in das Gaestebuch von Schloss Bellevue ein. Gauck traf sich mit Jonathan zu einem Gespraech Nigeria's President Calls Special Meeting to Address Violence
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has summoned his National Security Council to a Thursday meeting in Abuja, after suspected militants carried out a string of deadly attacks and abducted more than ... (photo: AP / Maja Hitij/dapd) Voa News
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Colin Keating, former Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the UN and President of the Security Council for the month of April 1994, briefs the Security Council at its meeting on the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. He said, This briefing provides a fitting opportunity, for me in my capacity as former President of the Council, to apologise for what we failed to do in 1994. UN apologises for Rwanda inaction
The diplomat who was president of the UN Security Council in April 1994 apologised today for the council's refusal to recognise that genocide was taking place in Rwanda and for doing nothing to halt t... (photo: UN / Evan Schneider) Belfast Telegraph
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