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1 ICC finds Malian extremist guilty of war crime in destroying historic sites in Timbuktu
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27 September 2016 – The International Criminal Court (ICC) today found a Malian Islamist accused of destroying historical and religious monuments in the fabled city of Timbuktu guilty in the fir...

Created on 2016-09-27 15:43:02
2 Lake Chad Basin: Boko Haram-induced crisis is ‘children’s crisis,’ UNICEF warns
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25 August 2016 – Years of violence by Boko Haram in Africa’s Lake Chad basin, which includes Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger, have led to a worsening humanitarian crisis that has displaced 1.4 million children and left at least one million stil...

Created on 2016-08-25 14:51:34
3 More flee Cameroon’s English-speaking areas; UN concerned over safety of women and children
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19 January 2018 – As swelling numbers of people flee English-speaking areas of Cameroon for Nigeria, the United Nations on Friday expressed concern over the precarious situation of women and children, which make now up...

Created on 2018-01-19 18:04:55
4 Restive eastern DR Congo home to one of world’s worst displacement crises for children – UNICEF
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25 January 2018 – More than 800,000 children have been forced from their homes by violence and armed clashes in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in what the United Nations Children’s Fund ( Created on 2018-01-25 18:42:38