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Author`s name Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey

Comments: UN speaks out against racial discrimination

21st March 1960. Sharpeville, South Africa. Police opened fire on a demonstration protesting against racial discrimination, murdering 69 people and wounding scores of others. On International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination – March 21st – Ban Ki-Moon warns of a rise in racism, which undermines development goals.

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Russia's Ministry for Foreign Affairs is seriously concerned about the state of health of former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. Sergei Skrypal's niece, Victoria Skripal, said that her uncle had already died.

UK wants Sergei Skripal dead