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German Court: Kuwait Airways Can Refuse to Transport Israeli Passengers

A German court ruled Thursday that Kuwait's national airline didn't have to transport an Israeli citizen because of potential legal repercussions at home.




Yemen starvation, Saudi strategy, Muslim scholars, duplicity

UN: More Than 32,000 Yemenis Forced to Flee Homes in 2 Months

Intensified hostilities in Yemen have forced more than 32,000 people to flee their homes in the past two months, the United Nations said.
Oyub Titityev Memorial office raid drug charges

Chechen Police Raid ‘Memorial’ Rights Group for Third Time

Rights group Memorial has had their offices raided for the third time and their leader, Oyub Titiyev, arrested on dubious drug charges.

Rights Group Slams Brazilian Police as More People Die at its Hands

Human Rights Watch said Brazilian police officers killed at least 4,224 people in 2016, or about 26 percent more than in 2015.




US Congress: Erdogan No Longer Wanted In America

The House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee has adopted a harsh language against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, revealing the depth of angst over...

Medical Evacuations Begin from Besieged Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

Aid workers have begun evacuating emergency medical cases from Syria's besieged rebel bastion of Eastern Ghouta, the Red Cross said on Wednesday.

Mother Says Ran Out Of Excuses When Kids Want Video Call With Imprisoned Father

If there is one thing that characterizes the ongoing purge in Turkey is the number of children left behind without their fathers. I received...