Monthly Archives: June 2015

DIRN: Arrest of Gen. Karake Is a Major Step Toward Justice in Rwanda

– Charges Highlight Rwanda’s Culture of Impunity, Lack of Human Rights

LONDON, June 26, 2015 / PRNewswire – Members of Democracy in Rwanda Now (DIRN), a Rwandan diaspora organization, on Friday praised the recent arrest of Rwanda’s intelligence chief General …

Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing – June 26, 2015

2:01 p.m. EDT

MR KIRBY: Can you hear me now? Is that better? All right. I mean, I can yell if you want me to just yell. I’ll do that, too. (Laughter.)

I just want to start with the – …

28 Dead in Tunisia Tourist Resort Attack

NNA – At least 28 people including foreigners were killed Friday in a mass shooting at a Tunisian beach resort packed with holidaymakers, in the North African country’s worst attack in recent history.

The carnage came on a day of …

Statement of the HR/VP Federica Mogherini on the terrorist attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait

The chain of attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait is a stark reminder that no country and no region can ignore the challenge posed by terrorists. They aim at destabilising our societies by spreading fear, suspicion, prejudice. Both Europe and …

IRIN’s Top Picks: Open data, clichés and bush meat

DUBAI, 26 June 2015 (IRIN) – Welcome to IRIN’s reading list. Every week our global …