,

Israel’s new secret document still fails to tie Palestinian NGOs to ‘terrorism’

For the better part of the last year, the Israeli government has been on a mission to convince European countries that six of the most prominent Palestinian civil society organizations are actually a front for terrorism. Yet despite its efforts,…
, ,

Iran blasts U.S. failure to shut down 20-year Guantanamo Bay detention camp in Cuba

Iran's top human rights official on Thursday slammed the United States for failing to honor its promises to close down Guantanamo Bay detention camp, 20 years after the infamous prison was established in Cuba. "January 11 marked 20 years…
, , ,

Bennett discusses Iran nuclear talks with Putin

Israel Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, during a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday talked about the ongoing negotiations between world powers and Iran continue in Vienna. The two discussed a number of issues, particularly…
, , , ,

US veterans getting brain cancer and struggling to get benefits: Report

The US military adventures in Iraq and Afghanistan inflicted untold misery on people in these countries, while also causing traumatic brain injuries and post-traumatic stress disorder to American soldiers. According to a joint investigation by…
, , ,

UN chief warns millions of Afghans are on ‘verge of death’

The United Nations chief has warned that millions of Afghans are on the “verge of death”, urging the international community to fund the UN’s $5bn humanitarian appeal, release Afghanistan’s frozen assets and jump-start its banking system…
, ,

US Afghanistan aid going directly to Taliban, nonprofits warn

The hundreds of millions of dollars that the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has pledged to send to Afghanistan will be going into the wrong hands, nonprofit rescue groups warn. The funds, over $308 million…