- UN: Israeli military killed 44 Palestinians at UN shelters Updated: Apr-27-15 3:53 pm
UNITED NATIONS - A U.N. inquiry has found that at least 44 Palestinians were killed and at least 227 injured by direct mortar strikes and other "Israeli actions" while sheltering at U.N. locations during last year's Gaza war. The Palestinians said they would give the findings to the International Criminal Court.
- In Sudan, poverty, heavy security grip under longtime leader Updated: Apr-16-15 3:01 am
KHARTOUM, Sudan - During a quarter-century in power, President Omar al-Bashir has succeeded in keeping an iron grip on Sudan despite repeated disasters that would have toppled many leaders. This week's election seems certain to entrench his rule.
- ICC prosecutors says she can't investigate IS atrocities Updated: Apr-08-15 9:01 am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The Islamic State terror group has committed "crimes of unspeakable cruelty" in Syria and Iraq, the International Criminal Court's prosecutor said Wednesday, but added that she does not have jurisdiction to open an investigation.