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4 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Dutch man arrested in Amanda Todd cyberbullying case

A 35-year-old Dutch man has been arrested in connection with the suicide of a Canadian teenage girl that sparked a worldwide debate on cyberbullying and online harassment, prosecutors said on Friday.

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8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

ICC calls Kenya Ruto trial witnesses

The International Criminal Court in The Hague has summoned reluctant witnesses to testify at the trial of Kenya's Vice-President William Ruto.

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12 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Japan delays whale hunt to after Obama visit

TOKYO: Japan has delayed the start of its next "research" whaling mission by a few days, an official said Thursday, amid media speculation the postponement was to avoid a clash with a visit by U.S. President Barack Obama.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Bellingham Herald

UN council considers human rights abuses in North Korea

Michael Donald Kirby, chairperson of the Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea, speaks to the media following a meeting by the United Nations Security Council at United Nations Headquarters, Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea, Netherlands, Prison

Ynetnews

Abbas' international treaties gesture could backfire

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' recent grand gesture in front of the cameras, asking to join 14 international treaties and conventions, could open him and other Palestinian officials up to prosecution for war crimes, according to one Israeli lawyer.

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Related Topix: World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel, Netherlands, Hamas (Palestine)

Newkerala.com

FC Utrecht coach Wouters to leave club

The Hague, April 17 : FC Utrecht coach Jan Wouters will leave the Eredivisie club at the end of this season.

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Truthdig

George W. Bush's Art of Legacy

Rather than being tried at The Hague's International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity where he belongs, our ex-president George W. Bush is sitting at his Texas ranch painting his little heart out.

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Related Topix: George Bush, Netherlands, World News, Painting, Arts, US News, Liberal Political News

IamExpat

A guide to celebrating the first King's Day in the Netherlands

Although the accession of Willem-Alexander has forced a name change on our beloved Queen's Day , the enthusiasm and zealous celebrations will remain very much the same.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News, Travel, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel, Beatrix Beatrix,

Channelnewsasia.com

US-Japan-S Korea talks to focus on N Korea

South Korea, Japan and the US will hold a trilateral defence meeting in Washington over the next two days, as part of their latest efforts to boost security cooperation.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Globe and Mail

On pipelines, is Harper about to pull an 'Obama'?

Politics Insider is available exclusively to Globe Unlimited subscribers. It gives you a daily dose of political journalism you won't find anywhere else.

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The Straits Times

High stakes for Philippines in its legal fight with China

As far as diplomatic gambits go, the stakes don't get any higher than the Philippines' decision to challenge China's contentious South China Sea territorial claims at a United Nations tribunal.

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Russia Taday

Russia to seek Hague tribunal trial of Ukrainian ultranationalists - report

Training in hand combat among opposition fighters from the nationalist organization "Right sector" in a camp on Independence Square in Kiev.

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Suria

Japan lawmakers demand continued whaling

Japanese lawmakers on Wednesday demanded the government redesign its "research" whaling programme to circumvent an international court ruling that described the programme as a commercial hunt dressed up as science.

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Korea Herald

U.N. sees grim images of Syrian dead

The bodies of the young men in the photographs are emaciated, their bones protruding.

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The Daily Star

A Russian attack on Ukraine may threaten its nuclear reactors

Twenty-eight years after its Chernobyl nuclear plant exploded, Ukraine confronts a nuclear specter of a different kind: the possibility that the country's reactors could become military targets in the event of a Russian invasion.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Ukraine, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Opinion

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Harrogate Advertiser

Remembering Srebrenica: Harrogate woman returns from Bosnia

Almost 20 years since the massacre of more than 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys in the Srebrenica massacre, a Harrogate woman joined a group of UK delegates to discover why the conflict has left scars still visible today.

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Voice of America

Ivory Coast PM: 'We Can Astonish the World'

In an interview with VOA, Daniel Kablan Duncan said the government has worked hard to restore security and investor confidence following 2010's post-election violence that killed 3,000 people.

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Related Topix: Cote d'Ivoire, World News, Africa, Netherlands,

Elginism

When will UK ratify 1954 Hague Convention on stolen art?

After many years of delay, the UK announced in 2005 that they were going to ratify the 1954 Hague Convention on the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict.

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WTOV9

Bolivia president takes Chile coast case to court

The president of Bolivia has delivered written legal arguments to the United Nations' highest court in his land-locked nation's bid to gain access to part of Chile's Pacific coast.

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The Baltimore Sun

Bolivia's Morales files Hague documents in sea access claim against Chile

Bolivian President Evo Morales personally handed over documents at the International Court of Justice on Tuesday that support his country's claim against Chile in an ongoing case that it hopes will win it back the sea access it lost over a century ago.

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Related Topix: South America, Chile, World News, Netherlands, Michelle Bachelet

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