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New satellite images of Rohingya villages across Myanmar's Rakhine State show alarming levels of devastation, advocates said. A total of 214 villages have been almost totally destroyed, with more than...
The battle for Mosul opened the floodgates to the very abuses that Baghdad has met with silence for years.
"India should show leadership by protecting the beleaguered community."
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BAGHDAD ― As the grim scene played out on my computer screen in Baghdad on July 12, my stomach sank. I was watching a video clip of men in Iraqi army uniforms throwing a detainee off a cliff onto the...
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With great power comes great responsibility.
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Myanmar's police and army forces carried out a campaign of rape and sexual abuse against ethnic Rohingya Muslim women and girls in late 2016, according to a Human Rights Watch report released Monday....
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A leading human rights group warns of the worldwide threat posed by the rise of populist leaders like U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. Human Rights Watch, in its annual World Report released on Thur...
97 of these deaths were in 2015 alone.
Morphine is a key narcotic drug that serves the fundamental purpose of treating moderate to severe pain. It minimises the suffering of millions of patients worldwide. Yet, in other parts of the world - including India -- many patients end up in needless pain because they are denied adequate relief.
SHIKARPUR, Pakistan, - At least 49 people were killed in a powerful explosion at a crowded Shi'ite mosque in Pakistan during Friday prayers, the latest sectarian attack to hit the South Asian nation....