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UN says Israel, not Iran, North Korea or Syria worst violator of human rights

What country deserves more condemnation for violating human rights than any other nation on earth? According to the U.N.’s top human rights body, that would be Israel.<p>Last week, Israel was the U.N.’s number one women’s rights violator. This week it is the U.N.’s all-round human rights …

The Primary Suspect in Boris Nemtsov's Murder Has Withdrawn His Confession

The main accused in the murder of Russian dissident Boris Nemtsov has withdrawn his confession, saying it was made under duress.<p>Zaur Dadaev told …

Taxpayer tab for Clinton Inc.: $16 million

Bill Clinton and his office have received more money through the Former Presidents Act than any other ex-president.<p>By Election Day 2016, taxpayers will have paid out more than $16 million to fund Bill Clinton’s pension, travel, office expenses and even the salaries and benefits of staff at his …

Clinton emails breathe new life into Benghazi panel

WASHINGTON (AP) — The photo that became an Internet meme — Hillary Rodham Clinton, wearing sunglasses, staring at her BlackBerry — troubles …

Images of Syrian torture on display at UN: 'It is imperative we do not look away'

Images of tortured, bloodied and bruised bodies go on display in the glittering halls of the UN in New York for the next 10 days, to remind staff “not to look away” from the humanitarian crisis in Syria.<p>The graphic exhibition of 30 photographs has been sponsored by 15 UN member states. Caesar …

Russian military shelled Ukraine from mid-July, report says

Large-scale intervention in eastern Ukraine by regular Russian troops began last August, reaching a peak of 10,000 in December, and Moscow has been struggling to maintain operations on such a scale and intensity, according to a report.<p>The report, by the Royal United Services Institute (Rusi), …

Iran deal: A treaty or not a treaty, that is the question

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> If it looks like a treaty, walks like a treaty and talks like a treaty, is it a treaty?<p>According to the White House, only if the President of the United States says it is.<p>That's infuriating Republicans and even some Democrats, who are demanding that the Obama administration …

North Korea and Russia forge ‘year of friendship’ pariah alliance

Neighbouring regimes declare closer co-operation as Kremlin’s role in Ukraine conflict and Kim Jong-un’s pursuit of nuclear weapons deeply rankle with west<p>Russia and North Korea have announced they will deepen economic and political ties under the banner of a “year of friendship” – a development …

Aleppo: a Syrian nightmare – in pictures

Photographer Jacob Simkin recently visited Aleppo, the largest city in Syria, during a lull in fighting, to record the daily life of its residents. Few foreign journalists visit the city any longer. On previous occasions he was escorted by Free Syrian Army groups, but this time he went alone. ‘I …