All the atrocities Saudi Arabia committed before outrage over Jamal Khashoggi’s death reached a fever pitch

Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images The disappearance and death of journalist and Saudi critic Jamal Khashoggi has thrust Saudi Arabia back into a global spotlight that centers directly on the Kingdom’s troubled human-rights record. And because Khashoggi once enjoyed a level of proximity to the Saudi royal court, he was particularly outspoken about the Saudi leadership’s worst […]

UNICEF issues a blank statement, says ‘no words’ for its outrage over continuing Syrian atrocities

Thomson Reuters The UN children’s fund UNICEF issued a blank “statement” on Tuesday to express its outrage at mass casualties among Syrian children. “UNICEF is issuing this blank statement. We no longer have the words to describe children’s suffering and our outrage,” it said. GENEVA (Reuters) – The U.N. children’s fund UNICEF issued a blank […]

An undercover blogger lived a double life for 2 years in ISIS-occupied Iraq to document the group’s atrocities — here’s his story

A historian spent years living under Islamic State rule in Mosul, Iraq, documenting the group’s crimes and blogging about them to thousands of followers online. Now that the Islamic State hopes for a caliphate in Iraq and Syria are virtually dead, the historian feels compelled to reveal his identity. The historian carried secrets too heavy […]

Saudi General dodges citizen’s arrest in London over Yemen atrocities (VIDEO)

Published time: 30 Mar, 2017 20:54Edited time: 30 Mar, 2017 21:18 Saudi military spokesperson Brigadier General Ahmed Asiri narrowly avoided an attempted citizen’s arrest in London on Thursday. Footage shows activist Sam Walton attempting the arrest, claiming Asiri is a war criminal responsible for atrocities in the Yemeni conflict. Asiri’s bodyguards blocked the attempted arrest […]

RT discovers site of ISIS atrocities in bloodied desert near Palmyra (GRAPHIC FOOTAGE)

Published time: 9 Mar, 2017 05:27Edited time: 9 Mar, 2017 05:34 Horrifying scenes of burned and mutilated bodies dot the mountainous desert around the newly-liberated Syrian city of Palmyra. RT’s Lizzie Phelan has come across the remains of four soldiers, which could be among the many undiscovered victims of Islamic State. READ MORE: Scores of […]