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Dangerous crisis in Iraq

The advance of terrorists and armed groups as the ISIL in Anbar province that have left more than 66,000 families displaced, and the proximity of the Syrian war are contributing to the Iraq’s instability, according to a UN senior official who informed to the Security Council on Thursday about the situation.

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Turkish court orders halt to Twitter ban - Europe - Al Jazeera English

Turkish court orders halt to Twitter ban. Access to Twitter is expected to be restored within hours after court lifts last week’s controversial ban – Al Jazeera.

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Egypt mass death sentences

The criminal court in Minya, Egypt sentenced 529 people to death, possibly the largest mass death sentence in recent years anywhere, in a trial lacking basic due process protections, said Human Rights Watch in a press release.

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Pope Francis to the mafiosi: Repent...so as no to end up in hell

“Repent. You still have time so as not to end up in hell.” said Pope Francis referring to the men and women currently involved in the mafia. It was during a prayer vigil with the families whose loved ones were killed by mafia violence.

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Tweets for Turkey

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has gone further in his way against freedom of speech in the social media by turning off Twitter a few days before the elections apparently because some users published claims of corruption against him. But this is not the only conflict he has with the social and convencional media.

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Putin on the fast track

Six days after the referendum Putin has signed the act of annexation of Crimea and added to the territory of the Russian Federation the new administrative region and the port city of Sevastopol. As it was predictable Russia annexed Crimea quickly without too much effective opposition on the part of the international community apart from some bearable sanctions and speeches of condemnation.

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Due to family r...

Due to family reasons I won’t be able to actualise this blog for a while. I’m sorry for the inconveniences

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Mass casualties, malnutrition and starvation in Syria

Widespread attacks and sieges on civilian areas in Syria by pro-Government forces are leading to mass casualties, malnutrition and starvation, according to the latest report of the independent international Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic. The report says that both pro-Government and non-State armed groups have committed massacres, and the Commission considers that the UN Security Council has failed to take action to end impunity.

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Marginedas freed

Spanish reporter Marc Marginedas has been freed after six months kidnapped in Syria by fighters of radical Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Marginedas, a seasoned war reporter working for El Periodico, was kidnapped last september 4th near Hama, when he was going to make a report about a village supposed to have […]

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Putin and Ukraine

Putin is acting as if Crimea was a Russian territory. Let’s see what will do with the rest of the Ukraine.

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