Human rights

Israeli forces kill Palestinian woman over alleged stabbing attempt

SHAFAQNA - Israeli forces have shot dead a Palestinian woman for allegedly attempting to carry out a stabbing attack in...

At least 17 killed in southern Baghdad truck bombing

SHAFAQNA - At least 17 people have been killed and some 60 more injured after an explosive-laden truck exploded at a security...

The Non-Muslim Victims Of Islamophobia

SHAFAQNA - Just before mass on March 19, Rev. Tomy Kalathoor Mathew, an Indian priest, was stabbed in the neck...

Bahrain court gives jail, death sentences to dissidents

SHAFAQNA - A Bahraini court has handed down a jail sentence to a leader of the banned opposition al-Wefaq National...

Saudi regime forces kill Sheikh Nimr’s cousins in Qatif:...

SHAFAQNA - Saudi regime forces have reportedly shot and killed two first cousins of prominent Saudi Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr Baqir...

West turned Human rights bodies into instrument: Ayatollah Amoli...

SHAFAQNA - Iran's Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani blasted the western countries for making instrumental use of human...

Saudi attack on Somali refugee boat likely war crime:...

SHAFAQNA - Human Rights Watch (HRW) says a recent deadly aerial aggression on a boat carrying Somali refugees off the...

Myanmar army chief defies UN calls, defends crackdown on...

SHAFAQNA - Myanmar's army chief has defended an ongoing crackdown against the persecuted Rohingya Muslims minority in Rakhine State after...

ISIS kidnap nearly 200 children to use as human...

SHAFAQNA - Nearly 200 children have been kidnapped by ISIS to use as human shields in west Mosul as battles...

Top Israelis Have Warned of Apartheid so Why The...

SHAFAQNA - In his memoir, the Israeli journalist Hirsh Goodman described how he returned home from the Six Day War...

Iran urges ‘war crime’ hearing into US killings in...

SHAFAQNA - Iran’s top security official says US airstrikes in the Iraqi city of Mosul which reportedly killed large numbers...

Airstrike monitoring group overwhelmed by claims of U.S.-caused civilian...

SHAFAQNA - A non-profit organization that tracks civilian casualties caused by airstrikes in the Middle East said it has shifted nearly...

2,190 Days Of Suffering: Syrians Describe Surviving The Rebel...

SHAFAQNA - During the past six years, a country that was previously absent from mainstream media coverage has taken center...

Rohingya Muslims recount speak of sufferings in Myanmar

SHAFAQNA - The Rohingya Muslims, who fled persecution in Myanmar, recount their ordeals back at home, where they were subject...

World must assist families displaced by Saudi war: Yemeni...

SHAFAQNA - Two years into a bloody Saudi war on Yemen, the Red Crescent Society in the violence-hit country calls...

Video shows Israeli troops questioning terrified Palestinian boy

SHAFAQNA - Israeli regime forces have been caught on camera surrounding and questioning a terrified Palestinian boy, who was seized...

UN: At least 400,000 civilians trapped in Mosul with...

SHAFAQNA - Some 400,000 civilians stuck in Mosul’s Old City, held by Islamic State militants, are dealing with food and...

The UK has made 10 times more in profit...

SHAFAQNA - Two years ago, Yemen embarked on a civil war that has consumed the country between warring factions. The...

Over 230 killed under rubble after ‘US-led raid’ in...

SHAFAQNA - Hundreds of civilians, mostly women and children, have been killed under collapsed buildings in the Iraqi city of...

Refugee boat capsizes off Turkey, 12 killed

SHAFAQNA - A boat carrying 22 Syrian refugees has capsized off Turkey's Aegean coastal town of Kusadasi, leaving at least...

Bahrain sentences three activists to death, slaps life terms...

SHAFAQNA - A court in Bahrain has sentenced three people to death over alleged involvement in terror acts as...

Mosul parents sedate kids to avoid discovery by Daesh

SHAFAQNA - Aid groups providing assistance to displaced families fleeing fighting between Iraqi forces and Daesh in the western side of Mosul say terrified parents...

Saudi Arabia carrying out ‘open-air massacre’ in Yemen

SHAFAQNA - Aid groups say Saudi Arabia is carrying out an “open-air massacre” of Yemeni civilians facing famine amid Riyadh’s...

Former AFP photographer released in Bahrain, agency says

SHAFAQNA - Bahraini authorities released a former Agence France-Presse photographer on Thursday after holding him for more than 24 hours...

Bahrainis rally in solidarity with victims of regime crackdown

SHAFAQNA - Bahrainis have staged several rallies across the Persian Gulf kingdom in solidarity with the activists killed at...

Cameroon expelled 2,600 Nigerians fleeing Boko Haram: UN

SHAAFQNA - More than 2,600 Nigerians who fled into northern Cameroon to escape Boko Haram Takfiri militants have been forced...

Norway: South Sudan Crisis is Man-Made, Government Must Act

SHAFAQNA - Norway's foreign minister says South Sudan's leaders have inflicted a massive humanitarian crisis on the population threatened by...

Saudis urge UN to control Yemeni port after botch

SHAFAQNA - Saudi Arabia and its allies have urged the United Nations to assume control of a Houthi-held Yemeni port where scores of refugees...

Mosul Family Fleeing Airstrike Loses 10 year old child...

SHAFAQNA - An Iraqi family from Mosul, one of hundreds caught in crossfire of the US-supported operation in the city,...

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