The head of an official Sudanese investigation said on Saturday 87 people were killed when security forces broke up a protest on June 3, a figure that prompted demonstrations across the capital as opponents of Sudan’s military rulers dismissed it as far too low.
An anti-Semitism row within the British Labour Party has deepened as critics of party chief Jeremy Corbyn seize on comments he made to the Press TV six years ago, saying they reflected the anti-Semite feelings of the Labour leader.
US President Donald Trump returned late Monday from his European tour to face ire in Washington, where US Intelligence officials and senior Republicans as well as usual Trump critics were denouncing the president as “Shameful,” “'disgraceful,” and “'weak,” after he refused to challenge Russian President Vladimir Putin over interference in American elections.
US President Donald Trump has praised the firing of a senior FBI agent just two days before his retirement, calling it a "great day for democracy" and hoping it would bring an end to a probe into alleged collusion between Trump’s election campaign and Russia.
Amnesty International has called on Bahrain to put an end to torturing government critics and all other forms of human rights violations after a report revealed sexual abuse of a female activist during interrogation.
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Thursday rejected critics’ claims that adoption of the action plan of Financial Action Task Force (FATF) will result in extradition of Iranian top Quds Force commander to US.
A prominent US human rights group has criticized President Donald Trump for his campaign to “discredit, harass, and intimidate" his critics, comparing the new American leader to “demagogues in other countries.”
The United States has come under more pressure to help Europe find sanctuary for a flood of immigrants displaced by war and chaos, but Washington showed no signs of planning a dramatic increase in its intake of refugees.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has expressed readiness to negotiate with her critics following massive protests across the country, saying she will release an anti-corruption plan in the coming days.