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Sri Lanka marks war anniversary with...

Sri Lanka marks war anniversary with...

South Asia

Sat, May 18 2019

Security was tight in the north of the island, home to Sri Lanka's minority Tamils, ahead of solemn...

UN urges Nepal to focus on war crimes...

UN urges Nepal to focus on war crimes...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 26 2019

Nepal established two commissions in 2015 to probe abuses by government forces and Maoist rebels during...

Assad cleaning evidence of his...

Assad cleaning evidence of his...

Azeem Ibrahim

Wed, Dec 26 2018

A resolution to the Syria conflict is not in sight

UN plane to evacuate wounded Yemen rebels...

UN plane to evacuate wounded Yemen rebels...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 3 2018

Iran's Foreign Ministry said it backs the talks and was ready to help find a political solution,...

Sri Lanka's top military official in...

Sri Lanka's top military official in...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 28 2018

Police believe the 11 victims were murdered while in the illegal custody of the navy

At least 61 killed in clashes in Yemen's...

At least 61 killed in clashes in Yemen's...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 11 2018

Hodeidah has been controlled by the Houthis since 2014, when the rebels seized the capital Sanaa and...

Hunger and fighting persist despite...

Hunger and fighting persist despite...

Africa

Tue, Oct 2 2018

A recent scientific study calculated that more than 382,000 people have died as a result of the civil...

Sri Lanka seeks UN reprieve over war...

Sri Lanka seeks UN reprieve over war...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

At least 100,000 people were killed during the separatist war between government forces and rebels from...

Aid agency: Yemen's plunging economy...

Aid agency: Yemen's plunging economy...

Middle East

Wed, Sep 5 2018

The World Food Program (WFP) says 8.4 million people are precariously close to famine

Infographic: Syrian civil war nears...

Infographic: Syrian civil war nears...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 13 2018

After seven years of brutal civil war Syria’s province of Idlib, which has absorbed many of the...

Dozens killed, including children on...

Dozens killed, including children on...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 9 2018

It was unclear how many children were killed and how many air strikes were carried out in the area, in...

California high court orders proposal...

California high court orders proposal...

North America

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Political experts say Congress is unlikely to embrace the concept of three Californias and they question...

Why the Syrian ceasefire was doomed...

Why the Syrian ceasefire was doomed...

Azeem Ibrahim

Fri, Mar 2 2018

Will the killing ever end?

Syria's eastern Ghouta bombed again...

Syria's eastern Ghouta bombed again...

Middle East

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The civilian casualties and devastation there are among the worst in Syria since the government captured...

Nearly 200 dead in Syria enclave as...

Nearly 200 dead in Syria enclave as...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 20 2018

More than 340,000 people have been killed since the civil war erupted in 2011 when protests against Assad's...

Israel warns over Iran's presence in...

Israel warns over Iran's presence in...

World

Mon, Feb 12 2018

'We made clear to everyone that our rules of engagement will not change in any way,' says Benjamin...

Pope heads to Colombia to anoint peace...

Pope heads to Colombia to anoint peace...

Latin America

Thu, Aug 31 2017

In his fourth visit to his native region of the world since becoming pope four years ago, the 80-year-old...

Secession fears cloud Myanmar peace...

Secession fears cloud Myanmar peace...

World

Mon, May 29 2017

Myanmar, scarred by some of the world’s longest-running civil wars, has dozens of ethnic minorities,...

Ancient mummies rot as Yemen war vexes...

Ancient mummies rot as Yemen war vexes...

Middle East

Tue, May 2 2017

Antiquities experts are appealing to the university and the culture ministry for funding and equipment...

Nepal convicts soldiers of killing girl...

Nepal convicts soldiers of killing girl...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 17 2017

Maina's mother campaigned for years for justice for her daughter, who was arrested when soldiers came...

In Germany, Syrians find mosques too...

In Germany, Syrians find mosques too...

World

Sun, Oct 30 2016

In Germany this year Alternative for Germany, a populist party that says Islam is incompatible with the...