More than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have been displaced since violence erupted in Myanmar's Rakhine...
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Both sides of the conflict have been accused of war crimes, including rape, extrajudicial executions and the forced recruitment of children to participate in the conflict.
Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales do not have a veto on Brexit legislation, but ignoring them risks worsening already strained relations.
Mass abduction by suspected Boko Haram terrorists contradicts the government and army's repeated claims that Boko Haram had been defeated.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Newsweek looks at some of the ongoing conflicts and insurgencies that have been linked to climate change.
Deputy president since 2014, Ramaphosa has been the country's dominant politician since he replaced Zuma as leader of the ruling African National Congress in December.