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Possible war crimes committed by all parties in Yemen: U.N. experts

Aug 29, 2018

Possible war crimes committed by all parties in Yemen: U.N. experts

U.N. human rights experts said Tuesday the governments of Yemen, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia may have been responsible for war crimes since Yemen's conflict intensified 3½ years ago, including rape, torture, arbitrary detention and use of child soldiers. Their report — the ...

Assad regime presses Ghouta advance despite calls to end 'bloodbath'

Mar 13, 2018

Assad regime presses Ghouta advance despite calls to end 'bloodbath'

Syria's regime pressed its relentless offensive on eastern Ghouta Monday as diplomats at the United Nations pushed for new efforts to end the "bloodbath" in the rebel enclave. Pounding two towns with new bombardment, government troops advanced in several areas of the besieged enclave, as ...