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News Roundup – 20 August 2014

August 20, 2014

10 things that happened at the ICC so far this year. 

Family of Hamas military chief buried in Gaza. 

UN paper documents dire situation of former Aleppo prison inmates (click here for full OHCHR report).

Syria: International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement calls for respect for humanitarians. 

James Foley beheading: West condemns ‘barbaric’ murder. 

Britain investigating whether journalist’s executioner is a British citizen. 

A summer of shifting alliances: statement by Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula announcing support for the IS. 

For middle class Kabul district insurgency comes home. 

Boko Haram forces victims to fight, kill. 

Suu Kyi meets leaders of armed ethnic groups. 

Clash over Kurdish rebel statue in Turkey kills one. 

New York Times interactive: Ukraine crisis in maps.

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