Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr’s bloc wins Iraq elections

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Moqtada Sadr has ruled himself out of becoming prime minister An alliance headed by a former Shia militia chief who led two uprisings against the US-led invasion of Iraq has won the parliamentary elections. But Moqtada Sadr, who is also staunchly opposed to Iranian involvement in the country, cannot become […]

Israel’s Gaza response ‘wholly disproportionate’ – UN rights chief

Media captionMonday was Gaza’s deadliest day of violence in years The UN human rights chief says Israel used “wholly disproportionate” force against Palestinian border protests which have left over 100 people dead. Zeid Raad al-Hussein told a meeting in Geneva that Gazans were effectively “caged in a toxic slum” and Gaza’s occupation by Israel had […]

Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr’s bloc wins Iraq elections

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Moqtada Sadr has ruled himself out of becoming prime minister An alliance headed by a former Shia militia chief who led two uprisings against the US-led invasion of Iraq has won the parliamentary elections. But Moqtada Sadr, who is also staunchly opposed to Iranian involvement in the country, cannot become […]

Israel’s Gaza response ‘wholly disproportionate’ – UN rights chief

Media captionMonday was Gaza’s deadliest day of violence in years The UN human rights chief says Israel used “wholly disproportionate” force against Palestinian border protests which have left over 100 people dead. Zeid Raad al-Hussein told a meeting in Geneva that Gazans were effectively “caged in a toxic slum” and Gaza’s occupation by Israel had […]

Israel’s Gaza response ‘wholly disproportionate’ – UN rights chief

Media captionMonday was Gaza’s deadliest day of violence in years The UN human rights chief says Israel used “wholly disproportionate” force against Palestinian border protests which have left over 100 people dead. Zeid Raad al-Hussein told a meeting in Geneva that Gazans were effectively “caged in a toxic slum” and Gaza’s occupation by Israel had […]

Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr’s bloc wins Iraq elections

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Moqtada Sadr has ruled himself out of becoming prime minister An alliance headed by a former Shia militia chief who led two uprisings against the US-led invasion of Iraq has won the parliamentary elections. But Moqtada Sadr, who is also staunchly opposed to Iranian involvement in the country, cannot become […]

Israel’s Gaza response ‘wholly disproportionate’ – UN rights chief

Media captionMonday was Gaza’s deadliest day of violence in years The UN human rights chief says Israel used “wholly disproportionate” force against Palestinian border protests which have left over 100 people dead. Zeid Raad al-Hussein told a meeting in Geneva that Gazans were effectively “caged in a toxic slum” and Gaza’s occupation by Israel had […]

Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr’s bloc wins Iraq elections

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Moqtada Sadr has ruled himself out of becoming prime minister An alliance headed by a former Shia militia chief who led two uprisings against the US-led invasion of Iraq has won the parliamentary elections. But Moqtada Sadr, who is also staunchly opposed to Iranian involvement in the country, cannot become […]

Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr’s bloc wins Iraq elections

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Moqtada Sadr has ruled himself out of becoming prime minister An alliance headed by a former Shia militia chief who led two uprisings against the US-led invasion of Iraq has won the parliamentary elections. But Moqtada Sadr, who is also staunchly opposed to Iranian involvement in the country, cannot become […]

Israel’s Gaza response ‘wholly disproportionate’ – UN rights chief

Media captionMonday was Gaza’s deadliest day of violence in years The UN human rights chief says Israel used “wholly disproportionate” force against Palestinian border protests which have left over 100 people dead. Zeid Raad al-Hussein told a meeting in Geneva that Gazans were effectively “caged in a toxic slum” and Gaza’s occupation by Israel had […]