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Nigerias Military Committed War Crimes Crimes Against Humanity Amnesty

ABUJA – Nigeria’s military has committed war crimes and crimes against humanity including torture, rape and killing civilians during its fight against...

Exclusive Israeli Minister Says Us May Soon Recognize Israels Hold On Golan

JERUSALEM – Israel is pressing the Trump administration to recognize its sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights, an Israeli cabinet minister said on...

Anything You Want -except Gay Rights Uzbekistan Tells Un

TASHKENT – Uzbekistan plans to gradually implement hundreds of human rights recommendations from a United Nations council, it said on Wednesday, but it made a...

Kremlin Critics Spokeswoman Jailed For 25 Days

MOSCOW – A Moscow court sentenced Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny’s spokeswoman to 25 days in jail on Wednesday for her role in organizing...

Bosnian Border Town Residents Help Migrants But Worry About Security

VELIKA KLADUSA, Bosnia – Thousands of refugees and migrants have crossed this year into EU member Croatia from Bosnia on their way to Europe’s richer...

Us In Contact With Iraqi Ex-foe Sadr After His Surprise Election Win Sadr Aide

BAGHDAD – The United States has contacted members of a political bloc in Iraq led by a former foe, the Shi’ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, after his election win...

Turkeys Muslim-friendly Holidays Find A Modest Place In The Sun

ALANYA, Turkey – Turkey’s $26 billion tourism industry has been battered by security fears and political disputes in recent years but one corner of the...

A Year After Extremist Siege Philippine Families Seek Closure

MARAWI CITY, Philippines – Mahid Radia’s last glimpse of his parents was when he and his children were fleeing their home amid gunfire, explosions and the...

Iranian Officials Split Over Response To Us Demands

ANKARA – For all of Iran’s fierce verbal response to fresh U.S. threats of tougher sanctions, some senior officials in Tehran believe the door to diplomacy...

Australian Archbishop Steps Aside After Conviction For Concealing Child Sex Abuse

MELBOURNE – Australian Catholic Archbishop Philip Wilson said on Wednesday he would stand aside from his duties, a day after a court found him guilty of concealing...