Iran: Execution of ten prisoners, including five youths, in two days ..High school student, 21-year-old woman sentenced to death

Coinciding with the 64th United Nations resolution condemning human rights violations in Iran, the mullahs’ regime hanged at least ten prisoners on December . Seven of these individuals were mass executed in Gohardasht Prison of Karaj, west of Tehran

Families of Russian mercenaries killed in Syria left in the dark about their loved ones’ fate


In early October, "Islamic state" published a video showing captured Russians Grigoriy Tsurkanu and Roman Zabolotniy. Russian authorities evaded the issue of Russian captives

US sanctions Myanmar general over 'ethnic cleansing'


The U.S. on Thursday imposed sanctions on a top general in Myanmar for his role in atrocities against Rohingya Muslims

Turkey builds hospital for Rohingya in Bangladesh


Turkey’s Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) is building a field hospital in southeastern Bangladesh for Rohingya refugees who have fled state persecution in Myanmar

Turkish FM speaks up for Jerusalem at UN


"Turkey will never let Al-Quds down. The Palestinian people will never be left alone. The world is bigger than five," he said

UN adopts Jerusalem resolution despite US threats


128 states vote in favor, 9 vote against, 35 others abstain

Sir Lenny Henry Comments Following Commonwealth Games Announcement


Bringing the Commonwealth Games to Birmingham will help boost the profile of a city which should not just be recognised on a national scale, but deserves to be a name that resonates around the world.

Burma: Methodical Massacre at Rohingya Village

The Burmese army carried out systematic killings and rape of several hundred Rohingya Muslims in Tula Toli village in Arakan State on August 30, 2017, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today

Yemen's Houthis fire missile at Riyadh: Reports

Yemen's Shia Houthi rebel group on Tuesday announced it had fired a "ballistic missile" at Saudi capital Riyadh, according to the Houthi-run Al-Masira television channel

Uber driver arrested after British diplomat found strangled in Lebanon

ese Uber driver with a previous arrest for drug use has confessed to the killing of a British woman who worked at the British Embassy in Beirut, a senior Lebanese security source says

Worldwide protests continue against US Jerusalem move


Demonstrations were held in several countries around the world on Saturday to protest U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital

Jailed Palestinian child recalls detention, humiliation


A Palestinian minor has recalled his detention and humiliation by Israeli soldiers during protests against U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

30,000 Iranians sign UN petition seeking inquiry into 1988 massacre


More than 30,000 Iranians of all walks of life have signed a petition addressed to United Nations Secretary General António Guterres calling for an independent investigation into the 1988 massacre of thousands of political prisoners in Iran

Joint Appeal to the UN Security Council to Act on Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis

In advance of the United Nations Security Council’s December 12 meeting on the situation in Myanmar, we, a global coalition of 69 human rights, faith-based and humanitarian organizations, urgently call on the Council to take immediate action

Dozens of Palestinians hurt in clashes with Israel army


Dozens of Palestinians were injured Monday in confrontations with Israeli army troops amid ongoing protests against last week’s decision by the U.S. to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

New York police responding to reports of explosion: police tweet


NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Police Department was responding to reports of an explosion of unknown origin on Monday morning in midtown Manhattan

Putin orders start of Russian withdrawal from Syria


President Vladimir Putin on Monday ordered the start of a withdrawal of Russian troops from Syria, according to Russian media

Trump's Jerusalem move protested across Europe

Thousands flocked to the streets across the Europe to denounce the controversial decision by the U.S. administration to recognize Jerusalem as the official capital of Israel

Hundreds in Washington protest US decision on Jerusalem


Hundreds gathered in front of the White House on Friday to protest President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and to perform the Islamic Friday congregational prayer

Turkey to build 5,000 more homes for Rohingya


Turkey will build 5,000 more prefabricated homes for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, an increase from the previously promised 20,000 homes, Deputy Prime Minister Recep Akdag