Human rights group Amnesty International says Myanmar’s top military officials must be tried at the International Criminal Court (ICC) for crimes against humanity over atrocities against the Rohingya Muslim minority in the Buddhist-majority country.
A Bahrain court has sentenced three political dissidents to jail and revoked their nationality as the ruling Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed clampdown on the majority community in the Persian Gulf kingdom.
At least nine civilians have been killed and nearly a dozen others sustained injuries after warplanes belonging to a Saudi-led military coalition struck a bus carrying internally displaced persons (IDP) in war-battered Yemen’s western province of Hudaydah.
A court in Bahrain has sentenced three anti-regime protesters to life imprisonment and handed down jail terms to nine others as the ruling Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed clampdown on political dissidents and pro-democracy campaigners in the Gulf kingdom.
At least nine civilians, mostly women and children have lost their lives when Saudi fighter jets carried out a string of airstrikes against a residential area in Yemen’s northwestern province of Amran as the Saudi coalition presses ahead with its devastating campaign against the conflict-plagued country.
Ferdos al-Awadi, an Iraqi member of the parliament, said that the United States is currently training 8,000 ISIS in Syria to carry out terrorist operations in Iraq, warning of an eminent occupation if the government did not take preventive action.
The Saudi-led coalition’s fighter jets on Sunday launched 18 airstrikes on several districts of Saada province, as well as the Saudi army fired rockets and shells on borders areas in the province, a security official said.