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Scars of terrorism ‘run deep’, UN chief says, paying tribute to victims

The scars of terrorism “run deep”, and while they may fade with time, “they never disappear”, the United Nations chief said on Wednesday, in his message for the second International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Vi...

Lack of funds forces UN to close down life-saving aid programmes in Yemen

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This baby boy weighed 2.5 kg when he was born in Yemen. Now at f...

US: New Rules Allow Indefinite Detention of Children

A Trump administration final regulation announced could result in severe harm to migrant children who may be held in immigration detention indefinitely in the United States on Aug 21, 2019. The rule seeks to replace the lo...

Georgia: Worker Rights, Safety at Risk

The safety of workers in Georgia’s mines is at serious risk due to insufficient government regulation and resulting mining practices that prioritize production quotas and put workers’ safety in jeopardy, Human Rights Watch...