Sep 1, 2016

Russia using cluster bombs in Syria: campaigners

Evidence is growing that Russian forces are using cluster bombs in Syria, campaigners said Thursday, as they released a report showing more than 400 people were killed or maimed by the munitions in the world last year. Human Rights Watch blamed a sharp increase ...

Sep 1, 2016

G-20 offers Putin one more stab at Obama on Syria, Ukraine

The Group of 20 summit starting in China on Sunday gives Russian President Vladimir Putin one more chance to try to strong-arm U.S. President Barack Obama over Syria and Ukraine as their fraught relationship nears an end. In recent years the two world leaders ...

Aug 30, 2016

Russian female wrestler seeks justice after Rio assault

Olympic wrestler Inna Trazhukova is seeking justice after being hit in the face by the president of the Russian wrestling federation after missing out on a medal in Rio de Janeiro, her lawyer said on Monday. The 25-year-old athlete claims that wrestling chief Mikhail ...