International Criminal Court chief prosecutor Karim Khan says the world must not look away from Myanmar’s Rohingya

CNN — The chief prosecutor at the International Criminal Court told CNN on Friday that efforts to bring justice to the Rohingya must be accelerated and the world must not look away from the ongoing crisis. Chief Prosecutor Karim Khan visited Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. for four days this week to hear testimonies from survivors of … Read more

France riots: Nearly 500 people arrested as protests begin fourth night

Paris, France CNN — Nearly 500 people have been arrested in France as violent protests erupted in the fourth night over the killing of a 17-year-old who was shot by police. The protests continued into the early hours of Saturday, defying a ban on all “major events” in the country announced the day before. There … Read more

A Myanmar villager tells of horror at the junta’s airstrike that killed five of her siblings in Pale township, Sagaing

CNN — Ma Khin Hla and her five siblings didn’t have time to run when a fighter plane crashed over their village in Myanmar’s central Sagaing region. “We six siblings sat at home and talked while our monk brother visited us from town,” said Ma Khin Hla, 67, who asked for a pseudonym to be … Read more

An airstrike in the Sudanese capital kills 17 people, including five children, hours before the US and Saudi Arabia negotiate a ceasefire

CNN — At least 17 people, including five children, were killed on Saturday, according to the country’s Health Ministry, after an airstrike hit a residential area in the Sudanese capital Khartoum, hours before the United States and Saudi Arabia announced a 72-hour ceasefire. At least 25 houses were destroyed in the air raid on the … Read more