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A fire has ripped through a hospital in the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad, killing 12 premature babies, local officials say.

An Zionist settler riding a motorbike has run over an 85-year-old Palestinian man in the occupied West Bank, fatally injuring the victim.

To mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, senior United Nations officials are calling on Governments to improve access to education and ensure that the most vulnerable are not left behind as the journey to achieve the new UN Sustainable Development Goals gets under way.

At least nine Palestinians have reportedly sustained gunshot wounds during clashes with Zionist military forces in the central part of the occupied West Bank.

A "particularly appalling" terrorist bombing at a hospital in Pakistan has drawn condemnation from the UN Secretary-General.

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed a decision by South Sudan's government to accept the deployment of a regional protection force to help quell the ongoing violence in the country.

At least 130 civilians have been killed in recent rocket attacks carried out by foreign-backed militants in Syria’s northwestern city of Aleppo, a monitoring group says.

While the government and religious leaders in France are preaching unity between communities, the country is still witnessing several acts of Islamophobia with mosques targeted.

Daesh terrorists may have captured up to 3,000 fleeing Iraqi villagers on Thursday and subsequently executed 12 of them, the UN refugee agency UNHCR said in a daily report on events in Iraq.

Preliminary United Nations investigations into the recent fighting in South Sudan reveal Government security forces carried out killings and rapes, and looted and destroyed properties, the UN human rights chief said today, calling on the Security Council to take stronger action.

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