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Experts in Third Committee Discuss Harmful Impacts of Coercive Measures, Right to Development as Delegates Urge Respect for Human Rights

A shift in States' legal obligations when countering terrorism, the negative impacts of unilateral coercive measures and the right to development were among the many topics experts covered in briefings …

UN Syria Envoy to Try to Move on Constitution Before Leaving

UNITED NATIONS U.N. special envoy Staffan de Mistura said Wednesday he will make a final effort to advance toward a new constitution for Syria � a key step in ending …

Probe of Missing Saudi Journalist Brings Consulate Search, US Secretary of State Visit

The search for what happened to missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi progressed on several fronts Tuesday, with Turkish crime scene investigators finishing an inspection of the Saudi consulate in Istanbul …

Stemming conflict, staying happy, and storms times two: The Cheat Sheet

Every Friday, IRIN's team of specialist editors offers our take on humanitarian news, trends, and developments from around the globe.

On our radar:

A dubious distinction

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Turkey, Saudis to jointly inspect consulate

Turkey says an "inspection" of the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul is expected to take place late this afternoon, nearly two weeks after Jamal Khashoggi disappeared there.

A Foreign Ministry official …

Turkey detains 5 over migrant truck crash that killed 22

Turkish authorities on Monday detained five people in connection with a deadly migrant truck accident in which 22 people were killed, reports said.

Among those detained were three Syrians, state-run …