Ruhollah Zam was hanged on Saturday after Iran's supreme court upheld his death sentence passed in June over his role in protests during the winter of 2017-18.
One would think leaders worthy of international recognition as peacemakers wouldn't have blood stains on their names. But these leaders certainly do:
There was no immediate comment from Ethiopia’s government, which has been fighting the Tigray regional forces since a November 4 attack on a military base there.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo becomes first top US diplomat to visit occupied West Bank’s Israeli settlements – a move seen by many as Washington’s tacit acceptance of illegal construction and occupation.
The Palestinian groups say US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's visit aims to legalise Israel’s illegal settlement policies and shows the US administration’s support to Israel.
The Quad grouping was heavily promoted by former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe as a bid by the region's major democracies to step up cooperation in the face of an increasingly assertive China.
Before Pompeo landed in Greece, he had a conversation on tensions in the eastern Mediterranean with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg.
Poland's President Andrzej Duda said the troop deployment deal would also further other aspects of US-Polish cooperation primarily on investment and trade ties.
Iran's supreme leader has responded by ruling out negotiations with the US over Tehran's ballistic missile and nuclear programmes and urging Iranians to resist pressure.
A Turkish court heard a case aimed at converting the Hagia Sophia back into a mosque. It will announce its verdict within 15 days.
Turkey rejects both the style and content of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's statements regarding our country with respect to Syria, said Turkey’s Foreign Ministry.
Turkish officials say they have evidence that indicates Riyadh critic and journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed and dismembered at the Saudi consular building in Istanbul he visited on October 2 to get documents for his planned marriage.
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