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They remain left out of the global HIV response without access to treatment that prevents AIDS or the medical care they need. Global attention is needed to prevent and treat AIDS in the antiretroviral era, as half of the patients admitted to Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) / Doctors Without Borders hospitals are already on treatment…

World court will prosecute crimes of aggression

An assembly of 123 countries gathered at the United Nations agreed to allow the International Criminal Court to prosecute those responsible for the crime of aggression, officials said Friday.

May wins Brexit boost, but bigger battles await

After a turbulent few months when some predicted she could be gone by Christmas, British Prime Minister Theresa May finally has some good news with a deal on Brexit — but any reprieve will likely be short-lived.

Sonia Gandhi: Power behind Congress throne

Sonia Gandhi stepped down as head of India’s opposition Congress party Saturday after an extraordinary odyssey that transformed her from a shy housewife into the country’s most powerful politician and a torchbearer for the iconic Gandhi-Nehru dynasty.

Rahul Gandhi extends family grip on India’s Congress party

India’s Rahul Gandhi took over Saturday as president of the main opposition Congress, becoming the sixth member of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty to head the party that has ruled the country for much of its independent history.