The United Nations humanitarian chief has painted a disturbing picture of savagery in Syria and urged the Security Council to take collective action to put an end...

SBS World News Radio May 29

A regional summit to address the plight of Rohingyas;Peter Greste facing more legal problems in Egypt;Ukraine's ceasefire on shaky ground;  

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We preview some of the weekend's highlights including the visit of Tottenham and Spanish side Villareal to Australia, the third round of the French Open, the A-F...
A refugee crisis gripping South-East Asia has seen thousands of trafficked Rohingya migrants wash up in the region in recent weeks.   
Muslim community groups across Australia have condemned the Federal Government's proposal to revoke the citizenship of Australians involved in terrorism.  
Slovakia's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Miroslav Lajcak says there are many "worrying signals" about the already fragile ceasefire in Ukraine.
The Federal Opposition says the government has questions to answer over why a letter written by Sydney gunman Man Haron Monis didn't raise a red flag. 

SBS World News Radio May 28

Arrests over corruption in FIFA;A notorious sex offender fronts the Royal Commission;Indigenous artists speak about their work;
Islamic schools from Sydney have taken part in the Bachar Houli Cup, named after the first devout Muslim from a Lebanese background to play in the AFL. 
Some of the country's largest religious groups are calling for Australia to commit to, what they describe as, more ambitious emissions reduction targets -- saying...
Across Australia, many existing cemeteries are nearing full capacity, and new gravesites are being planned to cope with the demand of a growing and ageing...
The push to force a vote in federal parliament to legalise gay marriage is gathering momentum.  
Serbia's Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic makes a landmark visit to Albania this week.  
Iraqi forces are preparing to launch a major effort to reclaim the city of Ramadi from the self-proclaimed Islamic State group who captured it earlier this month.  
There are concerns over federal governmen plans to revoke the citizenship of people linked to terrorism-related activity.  

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