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Mar 16, 2018
Jim Mattis defends 'limited' US support to Saudi-led forces in Yemen, urges lawmakers to not place restrictionsDefense Secretary Jim Mattis defended US military support to Saudi Arabian-led coalition forces in Yemen on Thursday as he explained a personal appeal to lawmakers who are considering whether to end Washington’s involvement in the devastating conflict
Mar 05, 2018
Assad says allegations against Syrian government of carrying out chemical attacks part of Western 'dictionary of lies'Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said, on Sunday, that allegations against the Syrian government of carrying out chemical attacks are part of the Western "dictionary of lies", state news agency SANA reported.
Mar 01, 2018
As ceasefire in Syria's Eastern Ghouta continues, rescuers scramble to search for bodiesSyrian regime forces, backed by Russia's military, intensified their bombardment of Eastern Ghouta on 18 February, carrying out one of the bloodiest assaults of the country's seven-year war.
Jan 13, 2018
Iran violated Yemen arms embargo by failing to block supplies to Huthi rebels, says UN reportIran has violated a UN arms embargo by failing to block supplies to Yemen's Huthi rebels of ballistic missiles that were fired at Saudi Arabia
Dec 11, 2017
UN chief Antonio Guterres renews calls to stop 'stupid war' in Yemen, urges Donald Trump to pressurise Saudi ArabiaUN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Sunday for a renewed push to end the "stupid war" in Yemen
Dec 03, 2017
Yemen's Huthi rebel alliance appears to crumble as ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh turns to Saudi ArabiaThe rebel alliance controlling Yemen's capital appeared to crumble as a strongman opposed to the internationally recognised government reached out to a Saudi-led coalition fighting the insurgents.
Nov 23, 2017
US calls Myanmar military operations against Rohingya Muslims 'ethnic cleansing', threatens to impose sanctionsThe United States on Wednesday called the Myanmar military operation against the Rohingya population “ethnic cleansing” and threatened targeted sanctions against those responsible for what it called “horrendous atrocities.”
Nov 20, 2017
Myanmar’s institutional subversion of the Rohingya identity makes repatriation problematicOver the past three months, the discourse around the Rohingya crisis has rapidly titled from humanitarian relief and rehabilitation to repatriation.
Nov 03, 2017
Amid ongoing Rohingya crisis, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to visit Myanmar in November to discuss situationTillerson will travel to Naypyidaw on 15 November to hold talks with senior officials on the humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State
Oct 13, 2017
Supreme Court bars deportation of Rohingya Muslims until case hearing, says govt can't be blind to plight of women, kidsThe Supreme Court on Friday deferred the hearing on the deportation of Rohingya Muslims in India to 21 November.