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August 4, 2011
Authorities urged to ensure that when the country's former leader is extradited by France he is tried for human rights abuses during his 1980s rule.
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August 4, 2011
The UN's response to the crackdown in Syria is disappointing and weak, and does not take any decisive action.
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August 4, 2011
A report from the United Nations Environment Programme says contamination is widespread and severe, and that people have been exposed for decades.
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August 3, 2011
A landmark court ruling in Guatemala sentences four soldiers for their involvement in a bloody massacre in Dos Erres village in 1982.

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