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UAE Central Bank Sees COVID-19 Increasing Money-laundering

The United Arab Emirates central bank sees increased risks of illicit financial flows emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic, including money-laundering and terrorism financing, it said in a report published on Sunday.The use of unlicensed money service p…

World Leaders Return to UN with Focus on Pandemic, Climate

World leaders are returning to the United Nations in New York this week with a focus on boosting efforts to fight both climate change and the COVID-19 pandemic, which last year forced them to send video statements for the annual gathering.As the corona…

Guinea Junta Defiant Over Letting Conde Leave Country

Guinea’s junta has said it will not bow to pressure from West African leaders to allow ousted President Alpha Conde to leave the country.Dozens of Guineans protested against sanctions levelled against their country as two West African presidents arrive…

Attacks on Eritrean Refugees in Tigray are War Crimes, Watchdog Says

Eritrean refugees caught up in the months-long war in Ethiopia have suffered abuses including executions and rape that amount to “clear war crimes,” Human Rights Watch said Thursday.A new report from the U.S.-based rights watchdog details the role of b…

Burkina Faso’s Sex for Food Aid Scandal Draws Government Denial, Lawsuit

Two men have been accused of defamation after they allegedly lied to a Burkina Faso journalist in a recent report, which found that those responsible for distributing aid in the country are exploiting internally displaced women, demanding sex in return…

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