War And Unrest

Egypt opens Gaza border crossing for 3 days under PA control

Nov 18, 2017

Gaza's border crossing into Egypt is running under the Palestinian Authority's control for the first time in a decade

5 militants, Indian soldier killed in Kashmir fighting

Nov 18, 2017

Officials say five suspected militants and an Indian air force commando have been killed in a fierce gunbattle in disputed Kashmir

Mladic trial to end, where will next war crimes court start?

Nov 18, 2017

When a panel of U.N. judges hands down a verdict next week in the trial of former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic, it will mark the end of a ground-breaking era in international law

AP PHOTOS: Many Bosnian war victims still unidentified

Nov 18, 2017

AP PHOTOS: Many Bosnian war victims still unidentified

Philippine court convicts bomber in congressman's death

Nov 18, 2017

A Philippine court has convicted a man of multiple murder for a 2007 motorcycle bomb attack that killed a Muslim rebel-turned-congressman and three other people

UN seeks to put human rights experts into new Sahel force

Nov 18, 2017

The United Nations is seeking to put human rights advisers and monitors into the 5,000-troop African force from five nations that in charged with fighting extremists in western Africa's vast Sahel region

US puts Palestinians on notice: DC office may be shuttered

Nov 18, 2017

U.S. officials say the Trump administration is putting the Palestine Liberation Organization on notice that it may shutter their Washington office

Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria

Nov 18, 2017

Russia has vetoed a U.N. resolution that would extend for 30 days the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical weapons attacks in Syria

The Latest: Zimbabwe ruling party pursues urgent meeting

Nov 17, 2017

The Latest: Zimbabwe ruling party branches pursue urgent meeting on Mugabe within 2 days

Violence in Greece breaks out after annual US Embassy march

Nov 17, 2017

Hundreds of youths attacked with police in Greece's two largest cities, hurling rocks and petrol bombs, following large and peaceful marches to mark the anniversary of a 1973 student uprising

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