Amnesty India has halted its operations in the country alleging “reprisal” from the government. “The attacks on Amnesty International India and other outspoken human rights organizations, activists and human rights defenders is only an extension of the various repressive policies and sustained assault by the government on those who speak truth to power,” it said.
Cyprus and Lebanon on Tuesday reaffirmed an agreement for Lebanese authorities to take back migrants aboard boats trying to reach Cypriot shores.
President Donald Trumps accountant must turn over his tax records to a New York state prosecutor, an appeals court ruled Wednesday.
A high school teacher, who allegedly displayed caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed to his students during a class, was decapitated by an attacker Friday afternoon. The French Police shot the suspect in a nearby town, killing him.