by / on June 22, 2015 at 14:32

Displaced Ukrainians face housing crisis

An estimated 1.3 million Ukrainians have been internally displaced since the conflict began and many have sought refuge in the western cities of the country.

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by / on June 1, 2015 at 14:36

Ukrainian Migrants Fleeing Conflict Get a Cool Reception in Europe

Article by Rick Lyman: WARSAW — Volodymyr Zelenyuk knew it was time to bolt when the pro-Russian separatists came to the carwash he owned in the eastern Ukrainian coal town of Antratsyt and demanded his help making and repairing weapons. “Either you help them, or you die,” Mr. Zelenyuk, 28, said. So he grabbed his wife, their passports, two backpacks […]

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by / on March 25, 2015 at 20:28

Ukrainian refugees face dwindling options in Poland

During nearly a year of conflict between Russian-backed separatists and Ukrainian government forces in eastern Ukraine, neighbouring Poland has received less than 3,000 of the 674,000 Ukrainians that have fled the country.

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by / on February 25, 2015 at 13:12

Ukrainian refugees rebuild their lives after Poland flies them to safety

Poland evacuates Ukrainians of Polish descent in one-off rescue mission from Donetsk and Luhansk regions

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by / on August 15, 2014 at 16:08

Court: Poland culpable for CIA secret prisons

The European Court of Human Rights has ordered Poland to pay reparations to two Saudis being held in Guantanamo Bay.

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by / on July 3, 2014 at 20:05

Analysis: Targeted assistance needed for DRC’s former child soldiers

Recent high profile moves against militia commanders in the DRC have done little to stem child recruitment into armed groups, and much more needs to be done to prevent it, stop re-recruitment, and rehabilitate victims.

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by / on April 18, 2014 at 19:13

A victory for Poland’s disabled children

After a sit-in protest at Poland’s parliament, lawmakers are set to raise government aid to carers of disabled youth.

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by / on March 7, 2014 at 22:42

DRC: Katanga’s ICC Conviction is One Small Step towards Justice

The ICC has found Congolese militia leader Germain Katanga guilty of war crimes but acquitted him on charges of sexual violence and of using child soldiers.

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by / on February 15, 2014 at 10:28

Kenyatta in Court: Victims Call for Justice as Hope for it Fades

If the case against President Kenyatta were to collapse, it would be a disaster for the ICC, but the repercussions for the victims of the 2007/8 violence would be all the more tragic.

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by / on February 7, 2014 at 09:39

Uhuru Kenyatta’s trial: A case study in what’s wrong with the ICC

Case against Kenya’s President Kenyatta appears to be on the brink of collapse. ICC Prosecutor argued that “pure obstructionism” has essentially hampered the Prosecutions efforts to collect reliable evidence.

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