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SOUTH SUDAN / RIEK MACHAR

South Sudan's former vice president Riek Machar has called for calm following his dismissal from government. UNMISS

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SOUTH AFRICA / LGBT RIGHTS

"Free and equal," a new OHCHR campaign to combat violence and discrimination against LGBT people, is launched in Capetown, South Africawith Navi Pillay and Desmond Tutu. OHCHR

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UN / SYRIA

Members of the Security Council talk to journalists about informal discussions held today with Syrian opposition leaders. UNTV

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WORLD BANK / FOOD PRICES

International food prices have declined for the third consecutive quarter and are now 12 percent below the historical peak in August 2012, according to the World Bank's Food Price Watch report. But the report says the continued popularity of food subsidies often do not deliver the results policy makers are seeking. WORLD BANK

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UGANDA / CONGOLESE REFUGEES

The UN refugee agency is now helping some 20,000 registered refugees in Uganda from the recent fighting in eastern Congo. UNHCR

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WORLD HEPATITIS DAY ADVANCER

On World Hepatitis Day (28 July), WHO is urging governments to act against the five hepatitis viruses that can cause severe liver infections and lead to 1.4 million deaths every year. UNTV / FILE  

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GENEVA / EGYPT

As supporters and opponents of the deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi stage mass rallies in Cairo, the United Nations Human Rights Office is calling for security forces not to use excessive force. CH UNTV

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IMF / US OUTLOOK

In its annual assessment of the U.S.economy, the International Monetary Fund says that there are signs that the U.S.recovery is taking hold. IMF

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