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Survivor's plea for quicker action to end Yazidis' sexual slavery

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Victims of dreadful sexual violence committed by ISIL extremists in Iraq need to see quicker action from the international justice system, a survivor-turned-campaigner has announced. Nadia Murad, a member of Iraq's Yazidi community…

1 Sep 2016 / Listen /

News in Brief 23 August 2016 (AM)

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"All of humanity" is part of the slave trade story: UNESCO chief "All of humanity" is part of the…

23 Aug 2016 / Listen /

Millions still living in servitude, slavery worldwide: UN

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The racism that prevails in today's societies and seen in "untold acts" of discrimination, bias and prejudice can be…

29 Mar 2016 /

Slavery one of the "darkest chapters" in history of mankind

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Described as one of the "darkest chapters" in the history of mankind, UN member states met Wednesday to commemorate…

4 Nov 2015 /
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