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Opening up? Sri Lanka's new government confronts legacy of war
3 February 2015 (IRIN ), Sri Lanka’s new government says it will tackle sensitive issues relating to the civil war that ended in May 2009, including allegations of human rights abuses, missing persons and political prisoners. But it still insists international investigators are not welcome.
Has Syria really beaten polio?
2 February 2015 (IRIN ), The World Health Organization has announced that Syria had seen no new cases of polio in the past year. But some health experts question the quality of the surveillance that led to this conclusion.
Fresh blockade at Palestinian camp in Syria
2 February 2015 (IRIN ), A year ago the world's attention was grabbed by the flight of the 18,000 Palestinians in the Yarmouk camp in Syria. A campaign was fought to lift the Syrian government's siege. One year on, the blockade is back.
South Sudan peace: Deal? What deal?
2 February 2015 (IRIN ), Expectations were low after more than a year of catastrophic conflict in South Sudan, but even so, some analysts and activists say they are disappointed at how little this weekend’s peace talks achieved.
NIGERIA: Boko Haram death toll over 2,000 for January
2 February 2015 (IRIN ), Even with the contested figures of the attacks around Baga in early January, Nigeria faces a grim civilian death toll, mainly due to Boko Haram attacks. Nigeria would still be number one without the Baga killings in early January, around which figures vary wildly.
Sexual violence in conflict – what use is the law?
30 January 2015 (IRIN ), Through conflict after conflict, sexual violence persists, not just as individual crimes but as a weapon of war. In short, sexual violence persists because it is effective.
Aid under fire: A timeline of MSF's withdrawal
30 January 2015 (IRIN ), Médecins Sans Frontières has been among the highest risk-taking NGOs since it was founded in 1971, with its staff routinely putting their lives on the line in the midst of hostilities. Yet sometimes they have to withdraw - either to protect their independence or security.
What next for Libya?
29 January 2015 (IRIN ), As UN-led talks continue between Libya's various political factions in Geneva, a bomb attack in Tripoli by the group calling itself the Islamic State serves as an important reminder of how close the country is to slipping into chaos.
IRIN’s Top Picks: Gates Foundation, Afghanistan and the Holocaust
29 January 2015 (IRIN ), Our top picks of recent must-read research, interviews, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top of global crises.
Sri Lanka's NGOs test limits of new freedoms
28 January 2015 (IRIN ), The surprise victory of Maithripala Sirisena in Sri Lanka's recent presidential election could signal an easing of restrictions on NGOs and activists working in the conflict-scarred north. Early indications suggest the highly sensitive issue of the thousands still missing after the end of the war is now no longer politically taboo. But will the new space for discussion lead to concrete action?

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