Rescue workers trying to remove the body of a child in Aleppo.

At an emergency session of the United Nations Security Council on Sunday, U.S. ambassador to the U.N., Samantha Power, accused Moscow of committing war crimes in the Syrian city of Aleppo.

South Sudan's civil war has displaced millions

“I am tired” campaign uses streetside theater, graffiti, sculpture and poetry.

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More than 220,000 killed and millions displaced by decades of bloodshed.

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani

Kabul government grants amnesty to militant accused of war crimes.

U.S. President Barack Obama

Germany, Canada to accept double refugee numbers from last year.

Destruction in Syria

The Syrian military announced a fresh offensive in the rebel-held parts of eastern Aleppo and pounded the city with a string of airstrikes, killing at least 13 people on Thursday. 

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Curfew enforced in Charlotte after protests continue for a third day.