Romania's former president Ion Iliescu has been ordered to stand trial for crimes against humanity for his role in the deadly aftermath of the 1989 revolution that toppled the country's communist regime, prosecutors say.
UN human rights investigators have accused security forces and militia fighters in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) of committing atrocities amounting to war crimes and crimes against humanity in the restive central region of Kasai.
The UK is falling for the second year in a row on the world’s list of countries that have contributed to the ‘common good of humanity,’ due to ‘vast weapons exports’ and inadequate aid to foreign countries.
The UN has warned that the tremendous level of killing, mutilation, torture, rape and pillage committed by successive governments and armed groups in the Central African Republic (CAR) may constitute crime against humanity.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani says the “aggressive and racist” nature of the Israeli regime has always been and will remain a source of threat to the nations in the Middle East and humanity in general.
Press TV has interviewed James Petras, a Middle East expert in New Jersey, to ask for his take as to reports saying Syrian armed forces have entered Palmyra after fierce clashes with Daesh terrorists controlling the ancient city since last year.