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    Taliban, US, Afghans agree to reduce violence

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 12:03am on February 23, 2020

    A week-long, partial truce came into effect across Afghanistan on Saturday, with jubilant civilians celebrating in the streets to mark a potentially historic turning point...

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    Burkina violence displaces 4,000 daily, says UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:54pm on February 22, 2020

    More than 4,000 people are being forced to flee their homes each day in Burkina Faso, as attacks on civilians by jihadist militants increase in...

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    South Sudan violence, rights abuses on rise: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Juba, South Sudan | Updated at 10:43pm on February 08, 2020

    Violence and rights abuses are on the rise in South Sudan as a new deadline approaches for the country’s two rival factions to form a...

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    Nearly 550 killed in Iraq protest violence

    Agence France-Presse . Baghdad | Updated at 02:41pm on February 08, 2020

    Nearly 550 Iraqis have been killed in protest-related violence since unprecedented anti-government demonstrations erupted in the capital and southern cities in October, the Iraqi Human...

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    Afghanistan violence rises amid US-Taliban talks

    Agence-France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:36pm on January 31, 2020

    Violent attacks in Afghanistan’s war jumped to record levels in the last quarter of 2019, a US government watchdog said Friday, underscoring the conflict’s continued...

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    Protest violence won’t work: Hong Kong activist

    Agence France-Presse . Barcelona | Updated at 12:10am on January 26, 2020

    Escalating protest violence is not the way to bring about change, Hong Kong democracy activist Jason Ng has said, urging demonstrators to embrace non-violent means...

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    BCL turns campuses into ‘concentration camps’: student alliance

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on January 17, 2020

    The Students Unity against Violence on Thursday alleged that ruling Awami League’s student wing Chhatra League has turned campuses into concentration camps and established a...

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    Turan returning to Barca

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 11:52pm on January 07, 2020

    Turkish international Arda Turan ended his loan spell with Basaksehir Istanbul on Tuesday and will return to Barcelona after two years marked by violence on...

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    Probe body seeks 10 more days

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on January 04, 2020

    The probe body to investigate the attack at Dhaka University central Student Union office sought ten more days to submit report over the attack that...

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    Unrest continued in universities

    Ershad Kamol  | Updated at 11:17pm on January 02, 2020

    Academic activities in many public universities across the country were hampered in 2019 due to violence carried out by activists of the ruling Awami League’s...