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International president of  Médecins Sans Frontières Joanne Liu, flanked by  MSF lead counsel Françoise Saulnier and general director of MSF Switzerland Bruno Jochum, at a press conference in Geneva on Wednesday. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Médecins Sans Frontières has called for an independent inquiry under the Geneva Conventions into a US air strike on a hospital in Afghanistan that k(...)

 General John Campbell testifies before the Senate armed services committee in Washington, DC. The commander said the MSF hospital was “mistakenly struck” by US forces. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images

US special forces, rather than their Afghan allies, called in the deadly air strike on the Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) hospital in Kunduz, the U(...)

Army general John Campbell, commander of US forces in Afghanistan, prepares to testify for a hearing before the senate armed services committee  in Washington, on Tuesday. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

The deadly air strike that hit a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz was a mistake made within the US chain of command, the American commander of in(...)

Local residents receive food distributed by police as Afghan security forces tried to regain control of the city of Kunduz, Afghanistan, on Sunday.  Photograph: Jawed Kargar/EPA

The general ultimately responsible for Saturday’s US air strike on a Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) hospital said yesterday Afghan forces attempting t(...)

Nigeria’s newly-elected president Muhammadu Buhari arrives to attend a working session with outreach guests at the G7 summit in Bavaria, Germany, on Monday. Human rights campaigners hope Mr Buhari might be encouraged to purge the upper echelons of the Nigerian army and security services. Photograph: Carl Court/Getty Images

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has been asked to consider indictments against nine named senior military officers in Nigeria following allegat(...)

Dr Sandra Collins and Dr Natalie Harrower of the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) who won the overall award for the ‘Inspiring Ireland’ project at the 2014 eGovernment Awards

On his visit to Dublin last week, as reported in The Irish Times, Bank of England governor Mark Carney spoke about fiscal risk-sharing across the euro(...)

Tony McCleneghan, Stephen McBrearty, Ciarán Gillespie and Stephen McMenamin celebrate Donegal’s victory over Dublin in the All-Ireland minor football semi-final at Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho.

All-Ireland Minor Football Championship semi-final Donegal 1-12 Dublin 1-11 Donegal manager Declan Bonner hailed history maker Ethan O’D(...)

The man’s remains have been sent to Letterkenny General Hospital’s mortuary, which has been sealed off. However, there have been no visiting restrictions at the hospital.

Tests are continuing on a man found dead in Co Donegal who is suspected of having been infected with the Ebola virus while working in west Africa.The(...)

Donegal minor captain Niall Harley lifts the Fr Murray Cup after their Ulster final victory over Armagh at Clones. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Donegal 2-12 Armagh 0-10 Donegal minors clinched the first part of an historic provincial double with an emphatic victory over Armagh in the Ulster fi(...)

 Derry’s Dessie McColgan and Michael McAvoy tackle Jamie Brennan of Donegal during their Ulster  minor football championship quarter-Final at Celtic Park. Photograph: Inpho

Donegal 1-10 Derry 0-8 The strength of Donegal’s bench proved decisive as three late points from substitutes killed off a Derry fight back in this Uls(...)

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