Human Rights Watch said it in its report issued Monday that both sides committed serious violations during the fighting, including attacking civilians, indiscriminate bombardment and destruction, looting and burning of properties.
Libya is witnessing its worst spasm of violence since former dictator Muanmar Gadhafi was toppled and killed in 2011.
US-led international efforts to secure Libya are clearly fraying with the growing impatience in the region with Libya witnessing the worst violence since Gaddafi was ousted in 2011.
he new Egypt that has to be willed and created into being must have a plural ingress with space for all shades of political opinion and have a place for all. It is here that the United States can and must play a role. This could be the beginning of a bold and beautiful relationship between the West and the world of Islam.
The Houthi insurgents - named after the tribe of their leader - as well as the defense ministry's newspaper, 26 September, posted details of the ceasefire on their websites late on Sunday.
Suggesting police highhandedness contributed to the Arab spring, Rahul Gandhi on Saturday made a strong pitch for police reforms as he interacted with street vendors.
whether it's the AAP or the Action of Dissatisfied Citizens (ANO) in the Czech Republic, the Five Star Movement in Italy or the Tea Party Movement in the US, these movements are rallying people together on a “not this kind of government” platform.
Sexual harassment, high rates of female genital cutting and a surge in violence and Islamist feeling after the Arab Spring uprisings have made Egypt the worst country in the Arab world to be a woman, a poll of gender experts showed on Tuesday.
For all its power and reach, Twitter gushes losses — $65 million in the third quarter, nearly three times more than it lost a year ago.
For all its power and reach, Twitter gushes losses - $65 million in the third quarter, nearly three times more than it lost a year ago.
Islamism or political Islam was and is a political philosophy. It saw accretions such as the Western influence on the Arab world as an alien and alienating phenomenon which needed to be purged and the Arab state aligned with the Arab nation.
Facebook and Twitter are the go-to places for all manner of discussion, activism, and talk, but they differ in terms of reach and influence. Which has a stronger hold on the imagination?
The Internet has always been the voice of dissent and dissent manages to find its way one way or the other. This time, it has come across through a Tunisian
The Arab Spring — a momentous revolution — was and is of world historical significance. Judging and gauging the fallout and significance and import of a world historical development by years or even decades is a fallacy.
Don't mention the coup. Certainly not on Tahrir Square, or pretty much anywhere in polite, liberal society in Egypt
Egypt was the centerpiece of the Islamist movement's vault to power in the Arab world's sweeping wave of uprisings. Winning election after election here, the Islamists vowed to prove they could govern effectively and implement their vision of political Islam, all while embracing the rules of democracy.
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