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Under a new law, Austria will be able to turn migrants away at the border within an hour if lawmakers decree public order is threatened.
Under a new law, Austria will be able to turn migrants away at the border within an hour if lawmakers decree public order is threatened.

UN chief urges European leaders to support refugees

Thursday 28 April 2016 13:53

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says that tighter restrictions on migrants and refugees in Europe are giving the wrong signal about countries' obligations under international humanitarian law.

UN chief urges European leaders to support refugees

Thursday 28 April 2016 13:53

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says that tighter restrictions on migrants and refugees in Europe are giving the wrong signal about countries' obligations under international humanitarian law.

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Trump will not be elected president: Sanders

Thursday 28 April 2016 07:17

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says the American people will not elect Donald Trump to the White House.

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SA's Freedom Day inspires Palestine's struggle for freedom

Wednesday 27 April 2016 21:19

The State of Palestine’s Ambassador to the United Nations says South Africans inspire his people to continue their struggle for freedom.

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Female suicide bomber wounds at least seven in Turkey's Bursa

Wednesday 27 April 2016 19:13

A female suicide bomber wounded at least seven people when she blew herself up near the main mosque in the northwestern Turkish city of Bursa.

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Trump, Clinton trade barbs after big wins in Northeast

Wednesday 27 April 2016 07:13

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton rolled up wins in Northeastern states on Tuesday.

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Machar's return should open up a new chapter for South Sudan

Tuesday 26 April 2016 21:16

The return of opposition leader Dr Riek Machar to South Sudan’s capital Juba, should open up a new chapter for the country.

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Palestine unveils statue of former President Nelson Mandela

Tuesday 26 April 2016 21:03

South Africa’s principled stance of supporting the freedom of the people of Palestine has been reaffirmed.

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30 years on, Ukrainians remember victims of Chernobyl disaster

Tuesday 26 April 2016 17:13

Ukraine held memorial services on Tuesday to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.

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Obama sends more Special Forces to Syria

Tuesday 26 April 2016 06:33

President Barack Obama announced on Monday the biggest expansion of US ground troops in Syria since its civil war began.

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SA to import crude oil from Iran: Zuma

Monday 25 April 2016 21:25

President Jacob Zuma says South Africa will soon start to import crude oil from Iran.

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