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Saudi accused of rights abuses in Yemen civilian deaths

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The Cost of Escalating Violence in Afghanistan

International Crisis Group - 2018-02-07 19:11
Taliban attacks in Kabul in late January 2017 are part of an escalation in violence in Afghanistan, where the civilian population is bearing the brunt of a particularly intense winter of fighting. ...

Houthi rebel fire kills 9, including journalist, in Yemen’s Taiz

The Defense Post - 2018-01-23 12:20
Houthi rebel rocket fire killed nine people, including a journalist and a child, in Yemen's southwest province of Taiz, an official said The post Houthi rebel fire kills 9, including journalist, in Yemen’s Taiz appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Turkish Constitutional Court admits violations of journalists’ rights

ANHA - 2018-01-12 12:00
NEWS DESK- The Turkish Constitutional Court admitted that it violated the rights of journalists detained in the country, while two courts refused to release them. The Turkish authorities arrested journalists Shaheen Alpay and Mohammed Altlan in 2016 after ...

Two People Die of Swine Flu in Iraq’s Salahaddin Province

BAS News - 2018-01-11 23:10
ERBIL — At least two people have lost their lives in the Iraqi central province of Salahaddin due to swine flu, according to a local medical source. "We have many cases suspected to be infected with swine flu in the province, especially in the town of Ba ...

PM Barzani: Accusing Erbil of Involvement in Iranian Protests is Laughable

BAS News - 2018-01-07 17:53
LODZ — The Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, responded to Tehran’s allegations stating that accusing Erbil of any involvement in the ongoing protests across Iran “seems more like comedy”. “Iran is an important neighbour to us, and we ...

Suspicious Death of the Former Cellmate of Zeynab Jalalian in Kermanshah

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-01-07 02:00
The former Cellmate of the Kurdish political prisoner Zeynab Jalalian, has passed away suspiciously in her home. She was reportedly under pressure and threatened by the Kermanshah Intelligence Office due to her contacts with Zeynab Jalalian, Kermanshah Fo ...

Two men appear in UK court accused of preparing terror attack

The New Mail - 2017-12-31 01:11
The pair, both Kurdish Iraqis, were accused of possessing ‘low explosive black powder’ intended for a homemade bomb. Two men have appeared in court accused of preparing a homemade bomb… The post Two men appear in UK court accused of preparing terror atta ...

An explosion at Voice of Afghans office in Kabul

ANHA - 2017-12-28 11:27
NEWS DESK – 40 people were killed and dozens injured in an explosion at Voice of Afghans office in Kabul. An explosion occurred in an office of Voice of Afghans agency, west of the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday morning. According to the Afghan Interior ...

Cholera infected numbers in Yemen reached 1 million

ANHA - 2017-12-21 14:31
NEWS DESK – The number of people suffering from the cholera epidemic in Yemen is 1,000,000 people, where Yemen is witnessing the worst humanitarian crisis due to the ongoing war in the country and the lack of food and medicine. The International Committee ...