Turkish FM Says Targeting Civilians in Ukraine Not Acceptable

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Turkey on Wednesday reacted over images coming out from Bucha and Irpin cities of Ukraine, terming it “horrifying and regrettable for humanity”, decrying targets on civilians as “unacceptable”. Turkish Foreign Minister, Mevlut Cavusoglu said that targeting “civilians is never acceptable,” …

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Mali Troops, Suspected Russian Mercenaries Accused of Killing 300 Civilians

Malian troops and suspected Russian mercenaries allegedly executed about 300 civilian men in central Mali over five days, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on April 5. Citing witnesses and local community leaders, HRW said that Malian soldiers and foreign soldiers …

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Russian Defence Ministry Claims Kyiv Regime Stages Photos, Videos in Bucha

The Russian Defence Ministry denied the allegations of the alleged killings of civilians in the city of Bucha, saying that Kyiv staged all published photos and videos of the crimes. In an interview with CBS’s Face the Nation, Ukrainian President …

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Lithuania Expels Russian Ambassador Over Ukraine War

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Lithuania ordered its Russian ambassador to leave the country on Monday as a response to Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine. Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Gabrielius Landsbergis announced that the country had expelled its Russian ambassador and downgraded the diplomatic …

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Taliban Killed 100 Ex-Afghan Govt. Officials Despite General Amnesty: UN

A United Nations report on Sunday says the Taliban and its allies have killed more than 100 former Afghan government members, security personnel, and people who worked with international forces. The report, an advance copy of which was seen by …

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Dozens Protesters Killed in Clashes With Cops in Kazakhstan

Kazak police said they killed dozens of protesters overnight as they tried to storm administrative buildings in Almaty, the capital city, multiple local news outlets reported on Thursday. New clashes erupted this morning between security forces and protesters gathered in …

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Germany Withdraws Award to Israeli Historian Gideon Greif

The German foreign affairs minister has withdrawn its proposal to award Israeli Holocaust historian Gideon Greif with Germany’s Order of Merit after Greif received criticism over a report that denied the Srebrenica genocide. “The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs has …

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Save the Children Confirms Two Staff Members Among Dead in Myanmar Attack

International charity Save the Children confirmed on Dec. 28 that two of its staff members were killed in a Christmas Eve attack that it blames on the Myanmar military. In a statement, Save the Children said the two staff were …

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