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Iran envoy criticizes human rights activists’ hypocrisy

'There is a total injustice and hypocrisy by the HR activists when they outcry over alleged “delayed access to medical facilities” for some individuals, but ignore thousands of Iranian patients who are suffering from the lack of specialized…

Germany: Police reports 578 Islamophobic crimes in 2018

BERLIN (AA): German police recorded 578 hate crimes against Muslims between January and September this year, according to figures released on Thursday. At least 40 Muslims were injured in the attacks which were mostly carried out by…

White Helmets, Black Hearts

In 2016 the White Helmets were nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. Justin Timberlake thought they should get it. So did Bear Grylls, Ben Affleck, Michael Palin, Daniel Craig, Rowan Williams, Ridley Scott, George Clooney, Sacha Baron Cohen,…

The Yemeni Dead: Six Times Higher Than Previously Reported

The number of people killed by the violence in Yemen has for the first time risen above 3,000 dead in a single month, bringing the total number of fatalities to over 60,000 since the start of 2016. The figure is six times greater than the…

We’re Suing the CIA to Find the Body of a Torture Victim

In November 2002, the CIA tortured Gul Rahman to death in a secret prison in Afghanistan. Sixteen years later, Rahman’s family is still desperately trying to find out what the CIA did to his body. To date, the CIA has told his loved ones…