March 23, 2015
Despite domestic hurdles in the current round of U.S.-Iran negotiations on Iran’s nuclear capability, the end result will depend on how many centrifuges can sustain nuclear development in Iran without the country being subjected to crippling sanctions
March 9, 2015
Ivana Hoffmann, 19, died on Saturday while fighting alongside the Kurdish Peoples Protection Units near the Syrian village of Tel Tamr.
January 29, 2015
Sri Lanka is planning an investigation into accusations of human rights abuses in the final stages of a 26-year civil war amid international frustration at the failure to look into numerous civili...
January 12, 2015
“In the spring of 1945,” says the narrator, over bucolic springtime shots of the German countryside, “the allies advancing into the heart of Germany came to Bergen-Belsen. Neat and tidy orchards,...
December 29, 2014
Mr. Obama, however, warned that Afghanistan remains a dangerous place, and the Afghan people and their security forces continue to make tremendous sacrifices in defence of their country.
December 3, 2014
A Bangladesh war crimes tribunal on Tuesday found David Bergman, a Dhaka-based British journalist, guilty of demeaning the court through a blog post on the country’s Liberation War of 1971. »
October 21, 2014
In a significant shift, Turkey’s top diplomat announced on Monday that his country is helping Iraqi Kurdish fighters cross into Syria to “give support” to fellow Kurds defending the border town of...
September 30, 2014
The carefully worded motion seeking approval for armed intervention promises that British aircraft will not bomb Syria, and there will be no British "boots on the ground".
September 23, 2014
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Monday that he will demand an international resolution that would set a timetable for ending Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories when he speak...
August 30, 2014
Abdul Alim, one of prime war crimes convicts of Bangladesh, sentenced to imprisonment till death for his 1971 offences, died of cancer in Dhaka on Saturday.The International Crimes Tribunal-...
March 21, 2015
American Civil Liberties Union has been asking to have them made public in order to hold the U.S. government accountable.
February 23, 2015
11 Victoria Cross winners from undivided India include six from modern day India, three from Pakistan and two from Nepal
January 27, 2015
Kurdish fighters backed by intense U.S.-led airstrikes pushed the Islamic State group entirely out of a key Syrian town on Monday, marking a major defeat for the extremists whose hopes for an easy...
January 1, 2015
An Israeli military tribunal on Wednesday convicted Hussam Hassan Kawasme, a Hamas operative, of masterminding the abduction and murder of three Jewish teenagers in the West Bank in June.
December 20, 2014
With British and German forces separated only by a no-man’s land littered with fallen comrades, sounds of a German Christmas carol suddenly drifted across the frigid air — “Stille...
November 8, 2014
Sri Lanka on Saturday accused the U.N. human rights chief of using “intemperate language” to vilify a member state when he said the island nation was attacking the integrity of the world body’s in...
September 30, 2014
Barack Obama has been more at ease waging wars than in waging peace. He has proved to be one of America’s most militarily assertive Presidents since World War II
August 31, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. Mr. Putin’s comment, made to national TV ne...
August 28, 2014
Israel’s Prime Minister declared victory on Wednesday in the recent war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip, saying the military campaign had dealt a heavy blow and a ceasefire deal gave no concession...