Son of Alton Sterling urges unity, peaceful protests

Jul 14, 2016

Son of Alton Sterling urges unity, peaceful protests

The 15-year-old son of a black man killed by Baton Rouge police spoke publicly for the first time Wednesday, calling his father a good man and urging protesters not to resort to violence. Cameron Sterling’s father, 37-year-old Alton Sterling, was shot to death July ...

Jul 13, 2016

Spike in Egypt disappearances: Amnesty International

Egypt’s police have been implicated in an “unprecedented spike” in enforced disappearances since early 2015 aimed at quashing dissent, Amnesty International said in a report Wednesday. “Enforced disappearance has become a key instrument of state policy in Egypt. Anyone who dares to speak out ...