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

21,000 Wagner mercenaries killed in eastern Ukraine and “the world wants to kill Putin,” says Zelenskyy

CNN — At least 21,000 Wagner mercenaries were killed in action in Ukraine, according to President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. The Ukrainian leader said the private military company suffered “huge casualties,” particularly in eastern Ukraine where its “most powerful group” was fighting. “Our troops killed 21,000 Wagner fighters in eastern Ukraine alone,” Zelenskyi told reporters in Kiev … 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

Analysis: The ‘mayfly’ mutiny is fading, but Russia is a changed place

CNN — The weekend’s events in Russia appear to be an almost surreal break in the long conflict unfolding in neighboring Ukraine. Yevgeny Prigozhin’s challenge to the Russian state erupted and died down within 24 hours, but the aftermath of his short-lived mutiny could linger much longer. For all his boasting, Prigozhin’s Wagner troops would … 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