Armenian Protestors Storm National Assembly Building

Armenian protesters demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian have stormed a government building in the capital Yerevan. The protesters were reported to be members of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation-ARF Dashnaktsutyun Party and were shown on video chanting  “Armenia …

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Japanese Journalist Detained During Protest Dispersal in Yangon

Burmese Police have detained Japanese journalist Yuki Kitazumi during a protest in the commercial capital of Yangon. Kitazumi, who runs Yangon Media Professionals, used to be a journalist with the Nikkei business daily. Kitazumi was arrested along with 20 other …

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Iran Should be Charged for Shooting Down Ukrainian Plane, UN Expert Says

A United Nations (UN) expert has accused Iran of lying about shooting down a Ukrainian commercial airplane last year and has said that several high-level Iranian officials should be charged over the incident. UN Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard on extrajudicial, …

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