Myanmar has been accused of committing widespread abuses against its Rohingya Muslim population, a minority group that lives in segregated conditions, mainly in Rakhine state.
To mark the launch of Amnesty International's report on the state of human rights in the world, Newsweek looks at some of the most brutal yet overlooked conflicts in the world.
Ipob leader and director of U.K.-based Radio Biafra was arrested in Lagos in 2015 and is standing trial on treasonable felony charges. He has been missing since September 2017.
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Police said there was no evidence of terrorism. However, the FCO issued a statement warning British nationals that terrorists were "likely to carry out attacks in South Africa."
Military says around 200 armed militants, who aim to establish a South-east Asian caliphate in the area, have been clashing with the army.
Transparency International said in its Corruption Perception Index 2017 that most of the countries surveyed made very little progress in ending corruption last year.
China has often been accused of cracking down on the minority group, curtailing freedom of expression and religion, and arbitrarily arresting Uighurs. Beijing denies any wrongdoing.
The attack took place weeks before Nigeria is set to mark the fourth anniversary since Boko Haram kidnapped hundreds of schoolgirls from the Chibok village, in Borno state.
Amika George, a student from North London, started the #FreePeriods Campaign to end "period poverty" in the U.K.
Grievances continue in a country that is facing a political crisis after months-long protests and government's actions to quell them resulted in hundreds of deaths.
The effects of suicide bombings on a hard or soft target can be devastating and traumatic to both victims and the security services tasked to counter the attacks.
The Chelsea loanee says supporters were making monkey chants toward him during the game. Batshuayi is currently on loan at Borussia Dortmund.
Jack Wilshere captained Arsenal in their 2-1 defeat to Ostersund on Thursday (February 22). Roy Keane described him as the "most overrated player on the planet" after the game.
'I'm One of the Greatest Minds in Football': Sol Campbell Says He's 'Being Wasted' After Oxford Snub
Sol Campbell says he was turned down by Oxford United after he applied for the manager's position. The club is expected to appoint Craig Bellamy.
The Armenian attacker joined Arsenal from Manchester United in the January transfer window. He says he is pleased to be back playing offensive football.
Britain lost 9-5 to Switzerland in a playoff to miss out on a place in the men's semifinal on Thursday (February 22).
Manchester United drew the first leg of the Champions League last-16 tie with Sevilla on Wednesday (February 21). Paul Pogba began as a substitute while Scott McTominay started.
Arsenal face Manchester City in the League Cup final on Sunday (February 26) at Wembley Stadium. Mesut Ozil has been suffering with illness but is expected to recover in time.
Paul Pogba is expected to return for Manchester United on Wednesday (February 21) in the Champions League. United face Spanish side Sevilla in the first leg of their last-16 tie.
A mistake saw Barcelona equalize in a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday (February 20). Antonio Conte said Chelsea were "almost perfect" and claimed they were "unlucky."
The Scottish speed skater was disqualified from the 1,000 meters on Tuesday (February 20). Christie vowed to return for the next Olympics in Beijing in four years.
Marc-Andre Ter Stegen will be in goal when Barcelona face Chelsea on Tuesday night (February 20). The German revealed how an ultimatum saw him take up the goalkeeping position.
Barcelona have traveled to London to face Chelsea in the first leg of the Champions League last-16 tie. Antonio Conte says he has had sleepless nights preparing for the game.