War crimes continuing in Sudan's Darfur region, Amnesty warns

World / Crime & Legal Jun 12, 2019

War crimes continuing in Sudan's Darfur region, Amnesty warns

Sudanese security forces have continued to commit "war crimes and other serious human rights violations" in the Darfur region, Amnesty International said Tuesday, as the African country has been rocked by political turmoil following the military's ouster of autocrat Omar al-Bashir in April. Based on ...

War hero or murderer? Trump weighs in on military case

World Dec 18, 2018

War hero or murderer? Trump weighs in on military case

A decorated officer in an elite U.S. Army unit killed an unarmed Taliban suspect in Afghanistan. Of that, there appears to be no doubt. What is less certain is whether Major Matt Golsteyn, who has admitted to the killing, should be considered a cold-blooded killer ...

U.S. ups pressure on Palestinians, closing Washington PLO mission

World / Politics Sep 11, 2018

U.S. ups pressure on Palestinians, closing Washington PLO mission

The United States announced Monday it will shutter the Palestinian mission in Washington, adding further pressure on them to enter peace talks with Israel. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert accused the Palestine Liberation Organization of refusing to support negotiations while a Palestinian official called the ...