Rohingya crisis: Myanmar soldiers accused of systematic mass rape of Rohingya women in new reports


Myanmar's soldiers used mass rape against Rohingya women on a far wider scale than previously thought, according to two new independent reports

Hariri accepts Macron's invitation to Paris : French FM

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has accepted French President Emmanuel Macron's invitation to Paris, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian announced from Riyadh on Thursday

Zimbabwe army says takes power, Mugabe 'safe and sound'

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe’s military on Wednesday confirmed that it had seized power in a targeted assault on “criminals” around President Robert Mugabe

UNICEF: Rohingya children refugees face ‘hell on eart

UNICEF says the children who make up most of the nearly 600,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in Myanmar are seeing a “hell on earth” in overcrowded, muddy and squalid refugee camps in neighboring Bangladesh

Lebanese leader calls for Saudi clarification on Hariri

Lebanese President Michel Aoun on Saturday called on Saudi Arabia to clarify reasons preventing resigned Prime Minister Saad Hariri from returning to Beirut

Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault, former FIFA president denies allegation


US women's goalkeeping stalwart Hope Solo has told a Portuguese newspaper that former FIFA president Sepp Blatter sexually assaulted her at the 2013 Ballon d'Or awards ceremony

Rohingya Muslim: We do not want aid .. just returned to Arakan

They do not ask the world for help and they do not want to live as refugees in Bangladesh, but they just want the world to help them return to their villages that were abandoned under the fire of the Myanmar army

Philippines: ASEAN worry Rohingya next Daesh recruits


Defense heads of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member-states revealed Thursday their concerns that terrorists may recruit Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar

Turkey voices support for Lebanon in resignation's wake

Turkey on Monday expressed its support for Lebanon's political unity and stability in the wake of the resignation of the country's Prime Minister Saad Hariri

Texas church shooting: At least 25 people dead as gunman opens fire on congregation in Sutherland Springs


At least 25 people are dead after a gunman entered a small church in south-east Texas in the latest mass shooting to plague the United States, according to authorities and media reports

EU official points to 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingya


The EU Commission’s humanitarian aid chief has acknowledged the plight of the oppressed Rohingya as likely constituting “ethnic cleansing”

US calls on UNSC to prevent use of chemical weapons


U.S. Ambassador to United Nations Nikki Haley on Friday called on the Security Council to "put aside political games" and meet a responsibility to prevent the use of chemical weapons

Islamic State: Australian who allegedly wanted to join terrorist group detained in Lebanon

Lebanese authorities say they have detained an Australian suspected of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State (IS) group

Trump needs to say something — and do something — about the assault on the Rohingya

THE BIGGEST and most ruthless campaign of ethnic cleansing the world has seen in years continues unabated in Burma. Since Aug. 25, more than 600,000 members of the Rohingya community have been driven across the border to Bangladesh by the Burmese military

Eight dead in suspected terrorist truck attack on Manhattan bike path


NEW YORK (Reuters) - A driver in a rented pickup truck mowed down pedestrians and cyclists on a bike path alongside the Hudson River in New York City on Tuesday, killing eight people and injuring about a dozen others

Several people killed as truck drives down New York City bike path

A pickup truck struck down multiple people on a bike path in lower Manhattan, killing several and injuring numerous others on Tuesday afternoon, before the driver was shot and taken into custody, the New York City police said

Madly reaction of the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) and other suppressive forces to people's gathering in Pasargad


The anti-Iranian and inhuman clerical regime this year had a madly reaction to the 7th of Aban (October 29) gathering and the commemoration ceremony of the birthday of Cyrus the Great

Arab Parliament demands the perpetrators of the “massacres” of the Rohingya to “international criminal court”

The head of the Arab parliament, Meshaal al-Salami, called for the perpetrators of the “massacres” against the Rohingya Muslims in the western province of Arakan to be presented to the ICC as crimes against humanity

بريطانيا تحقق بتسريب خط سير الملكة ومعلومات خطيرة


بدأت السلطات في مطار هيثرو البريطاني تحقيقا، بعد أن عُثر على شريحة ذاكرة تحتوي على معلومات أمنية حساسة، منها الطريق الذي تسلكه الملكة إليزابيث والوزراء إلى المطار

Turkey celebrates 94th anniversary of Republic Day


Turkey is celebrating its Republic Day and 94th anniversary of the proclamation of Republic of Turkey on Sunday