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Same-sex marriage decision "great step forward for human rights" in US

UN Free & Equal Campaign

The decision by the US Supreme Court to allow same-sex marriages across the United States is a "great step forward for human rights" in the country, according to the UN Secretary-General. Ban Ki-moon…

26 Jun 2015 / Listen /

Rising number of Haitians leaving the Dominican Republic

Sandra Honoré.  UN Photo/Paulo Filgueiras

Increasing numbers of people of Haitian origin are returning to Haiti from the Dominican Republic, according to the Head…

24 Jun 2015 / Listen /

Conflict in Syria and Ukraine driving record displacement in Europe

An extended family of Afghan asylum seekers, newly arrived on Greece's Lesvos Island. UNHCR File Photo/G. Moutafis

Conflicts in Syria and Ukraine are driving the massive displacement of people in Europe, according to the United Nations…

20 Jun 2015 / Listen /

News in Brief 19 June 2015 (AM)

The #SOS4Gaza 'Message in a Bottle' campaign aims to raise awareness about the children of Gaza's hopes for a better future. Photo: UNRWA

Launch of #SOS4GAZA, campaign for children in Gaza A new campaign to support children in Gaza is being championed…

19 Jun 2015 / Listen /
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