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Calls for offshore detainees to be brought to Australia.
A Rohingya refugee boy desperate for aid cries as he climbs on a truck distributing aid for a local NGO near the Balukali refugee camp on Sept. 20 in Bangladesh.
Australia should restore food, water and health services to 600 men inside the Manus Island immigration processing centre and end the "unfolding humanitarian emergency", the UN human rights office say...
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Hundreds of thousands of desperate Rohingyas have fled their homes in Myanmar to escape what the United Nations describes as a "textbook example" of ethnic cleansing. "When one-third of the Rohingya p...
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Asylum seekers who have failed in their bids to seek refuge will soon be thrown out of PNG if they refuse to return to their home countries.
Plan is 'bad maths' and 'stigmatising', human rights rapporteur says
UN has said our refugee policy is "torture" and breaches "common decency".
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The children need us most.
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Dozens of Rohingya Muslims have been treated for injuries consistent with violent sexual attacks.
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“We are finally only a few steps away from the final gate of completion of the state nuclear force,” said North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho.
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Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has used her address to the United Nations General Assembly to warn that the international order faced increasing threats, chiefly from North Korea and terrorism. Ms Bish...
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Hundreds of protesters were involved in the attempt to stop Red Cross workers loading a boat with relief supplies bound for the Rakhine State.
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The irony of Melania Trump's anti-bullying speech at the United Nations on Wednesday was not lost on Twitter users. The first lady told world leaders' spouses that their focus must shift to what child...
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It will help stigmatise nuclear weapons and change mindsets about retaining them, but our Government doesn't support it.
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Donald Trump gave his first ever address to the United Nations General Assembly yesterday and seemed pretty pleased with himself for threatening to "to totally destroy North Korea". A great and imp...
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"Many, many thousands of innocent people will die," Turnbull said.
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President Donald Trump forcefully defended the United States and condemned North Korea and Iran in his first speech before the United Nations General Assembly, while trying to strike a cordial tone on...
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Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said violators would be brought to book, but failed to address UN accusations of ethnic cleansing by the military.
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They called on world leaders at the UN General Assembly to do more to support refugees.
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"Japan is no longer needed to exist near us."
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Australia's appointment should be earned by addressing the significant issues confronting our First Peoples.
It's the ninth set of economic sanctions against Pyongyang.
The Nobel Peace Prize laureate is silent over the slaughter of Rohingya Muslims.
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The report found 33 chemical weapon attacks to date.
Trump's criticism of journalists amounts to an attack on the freedom of the press and could provoke violence against reporters, the human rights chief said.
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North Korea said on Wednesday it launched a ballistic missile over Japan to counter US and South Korean military drills and as a first step in military action in the Pacific to "contain" the American...
WASHINGTON ― A United Nations panel forcefully chastised President Donald Trump's response to this month's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, writing that it was "disturbed by the failure at the h...
Carla del Ponte addresses the media during a press conference at the U.N. in June 2015.
'Once this Pandora's box is opened, it will be hard to close'.
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A veteran international prosecutor announced she plans to quit the United Nations commission investigating human rights abuses in Syria because of the international community's inaction when it comes...
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Australia has welcomed tough travel and financial sanctions on North Korea.
Britain should double the amount of refugees it takes in under resettlement programs, the United Nations has urged. A senior official at the UN's refugee agency said accepting around 10,000 refugees a...
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It's a long, long list our politicians are ignoring.
It is now down to two candidates for two seats.