China Warns US over Potential Contacts with TaiwanChina threatened the US on Tuesday no to make military contacts with Taiwan as the island-nation’s defense minister is set to make brief transit in New York and Los Angeles en route to and from Central American allies.
US Must Pay $245 M to Iran’s Gas Attack Victims: CourtAn Iranian court has ruled that the US should pay some 245 million dollars in damage to the victims of chemical attacks carried out by former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein’d troops during the 1980 to 1988 imposed war on Iran.
Human rights defenders often confront obstacles that make their work difficult. This is especially true in Bahrain, where the Sunni monarchy and government have been bent on silencing all opposition ever since the Arab Spring when tens of thousands of Bahraini citizens protested for democratic reform.
Human Rights organizations condemned Bahraini regime for sentencing prominent rights activist to two years in jail, accusing Nabeel Rajab of spreading "false news" about the situation inside the country.