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World - Africa
7/18/2022 12:26:19 PM
An explosion of violence in South Sudan is raising fears that the country's fragile peace agreement will unravel before elections the international community hopes can be held next year.

World - Africa
7/6/2022 9:04:06 PM
Ethiopian lawmakers decided on Wednesday to set up a committee to investigate "inhumane" acts against civilians, after reports of massacres in a restive area in the west of the country.

World - Africa
7/5/2022 8:34:40 PM
An Ethiopian rebel group on Tuesday denied accusations it was responsible for a massacre of civilians in the restive far west of the country, and pointed the finger of blame instead at government-allied militias.

World - Africa
6/24/2022 4:29:23 PM
An Ethiopian rebel group called Friday for an independent probe into mass killings in the west of the country, saying the government could not be trusted to carry out an impartial investigation.

World - Africa
6/23/2022 12:09:16 PM
The UN rights chief said Thursday she was "horrified" at accounts of attacks in western Ethiopia that left hundreds dead at the weekend, urging authorities to hold "prompt, impartial and thorough investigations".

World - Africa
6/21/2022 8:14:20 PM
The United States on Tuesday voiced revulsion over reports of hundreds of deaths in mass killings in Ethiopia as it renewed a call for a peaceful resolution of differences.

World - Africa
6/21/2022 11:04:38 AM
Suspected jihadists massacred more than 130 civilians over the weekend in neighbouring central Mali towns, the latest mass killings in the Sahel region.

World - International
5/25/2022 1:43:21 PM
An 18-year-old gunman killed 19 children as he went from classroom to classroom at a Texas elementary school in a rampage that also left two adults dead, officials said, adding to a gruesome, yearslong series of mass killings at churches, schools and stores.

World - Africa
9/15/2021 6:14:14 PM
Chenna is located in Ethiopia's Amhara region which lies south of Tigray, where fighting broke out last November between pro-government forces and the TPLF

World - Africa
8/9/2021 3:26:23 PM
Civilians are increasingly coming under attack as well, with hundreds killed since January in a series of mass killings in villages near the border of Niger and Mali

World - International
5/9/2021 9:31:23 AM
Pro-independence protests broke out after a rally on May 8, 1945 marking the allied victory over Nazi Germany

World - Africa
2/27/2021 10:46:30 AM
Amnesty said it had spoken to 41 witnesses who described the mass killings of "many hundreds of civilians" by Eritrean troops in Axum, an ancient city in northern Ethiopia

World - Africa
11/13/2020 12:47:27 PM
Mass killings reported by Amnesty International, if confirmed as having been committed by a party to the conflict, would amount to war crimes, UN rights chief said

World - International
12/28/2019 1:12:21 PM
In all, there were 41 mass killings, defined as when four or more people are killed excluding the perpetrator. Of those, 33 were mass shootings. More than 210 people were killed

World - Region
6/26/2016 10:19:17 AM

World - International
11/2/2014 11:26:46 AM

World - Region
10/5/2013 4:10:38 PM
Shelling of isolated Sunni town Al-Mitras could signal another wave of mass killings by pro-Assad militias

World - Region
4/23/2013 9:14:10 PM
Parliamentary discussion comes day after first round of reconciliation talks between Israel and Turkey

World - International
3/28/2013 6:13:56 PM
Warrants released in the investigation of the Newtown school massacre reveal that an arsenal of weapons including guns, a gun safe with shotgun shells, a bayonet and several swords are found in the home of the gunman

World -
3/11/2013 7:18:04 PM
The Syrian government is reportedly using local militias known as Popular Committees to commit mass killings

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