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# unrest
Fresh fighting in Central African Republic as presidential vote looms
A peacekeeping officer said that people “are in a desperate situation”.
# Protests
Ukrainian security forces fail to retake Kiev city hall after clashes
They made a failed bid to retake the building from 200 opposition activists who have occupied it for a week.
# Syria
Assad: Forces 'need more time' to win Syria battle
The Syrian president made the comments yesterday, in which he also dismissed talk of buffer zones.
# Yemen
Yemen: 42 killed in suicide bombing
Al-Qaeda has been blamed for the attack, which struck Jaar yesterday.
# Syria
Syrian TV presenter ‘kidnapped and executed’
The news comes as new fighting is reported in Aleppo and Damascus.
# Syria
Syrian forces fire at Turkish refugee camp
They fired across the border at a refugee camp, killing one and wounding four, according to activists. A UN-brokered ceasefire is supposed to kick in tomorrow, but looks under threat.
# Libya
Gaddafi: "I won't surrender"
The Libyan leader said that he and his forces are “not like women” and will keep on fighting.