A rebel group executed at least 32 civilians and captured fighters after clashes with another rebel group in the Central African Republic. A Saudi-led coalition airstrike near a school in northern Yemen killed two students and a school administrator, and wounded three children.

Plus: Armed forces in Iraq looted & demolished houses; Authorities in Bangladesh persecute garment workers; Academic faces speech charges in UAE; DACA recipients in US fear for future; Canada to report on First Nations water crisis; Trump & Israeli settlements; EU and the rule of law in Poland.

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