A U.S. government probe into Myanmar’s campaign against the Rohingya Muslim minority was not aimed at determining whether genocide or crimes against humanity had been committed, but those responsible could still be held accountable for those crimes, a top State Department official said Thursday. The U.S. State Department report releasedContinue Reading

As Cameroonian authorities investigate horrific crimes that appear to be have been committed by government soldiers in the Far North Region, the U.S. military is calling for accountability while it continues to provide training to its Cameroonian counterparts. “The Cameroonian government has taken recent steps to increase transparency and addressContinue Reading

Moscow has responded derisively to a report by a Britiain-based investigative group claiming one of the two men suspected of poisoning ex-spy Sergei Skripal is a highly decorated colonel in Russian military intelligence. A report by Bellingcat asserted Wednesday that the man identifying himself as Ruslan Boshirov is really AnatolyContinue Reading

The city of New Orleans has unveiled a smartphone app tour of sites involved in the slave trade during the 18th and 19th centuries, including the pre-Civil War years during which the city was the nation’s largest slave market. The project, officially launched on Thursday, is affiliated with New Orleans’Continue Reading