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Rights Groups Urge Better Treatment for Mongolia Child Jockeys

By Munkhchimeg Davaasharav ULAANBAATAR (Reuters) At the opening of Mongolia's traditional Naadam festival, red-cheeked child jockeys in brightly coloured outfits and helmets raced over the...

Japan Executes Leader, Six Followers, of Sarin Attack Doomesday Cult

By Elaine Lies and Kiyoshi Takenaka TOKYO (Reuters)  Japan executed on Friday the former leader of a doomsday cult and six other members of the group...

Argentine Ex-Prisoners Mark 40 Years from Dictatorship-Era World Cup

By Scott Squires BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) Shackled in a lightless attic, Ricardo Coquet drew strength from the sound of cheers coming from soccer fans at the...

U.S. Report on Human Trafficking Warns against Separating Children and Parents

By Daphne Psaledakis (Reuters) A U.S. State Department report on human trafficking warned on Thursday that removing children from their families made them easy targets for...

Thailand Executes First Prisoner by Lethal Injection since 2009

BANGKOK (Reuters) Thailand has executed its first prisoner since 2009, the Department of Corrections said on Tuesday, a move the human rights group Amnesty...

Kiev Police Detain Far-Right Protesters against Gay Pride March

KIEV (Reuters) Ukrainian police said they had detained 56 members of far-right radical groups in Kiev on Sunday after scuffles before the capital's gay...
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