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Head of World Food Program Warns 'People Being Starved to Death' in Mariupol

"It's not just going to be the next few days—but the next few weeks and few months could even get more complicated than it is now," David Beasley lamented.

Kenny Stancil ·

Israeli Forces Accused of 'Barbaric Premeditated Attack' on Palestinian Worshipers

More than 150 Palestinians were injured as Israeli forces stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East Jerusalem.

Jake Johnson ·

Kremlin Shutters Amnesty, Human Rights Watch Offices in Moscow

"The authorities are deeply mistaken if they believe that by closing down our office in Moscow they will stop our work documenting and exposing human rights violations," said Amnesty secretary-general Agnès Callamard.

Jon Queally ·

Russian Airstrike Reportedly Kills 30+ at Train Station Used to Evacuate Civilians

"Thousands of people were at the station during the missile strike, as residents of Donetsk region are being evacuated to safer regions of Ukraine," said the regional governor.

Jake Johnson ·

Rights Group Says Ukraine Torture or Killing of Russian POWs Would Be Clear 'War Crime'

"All the information in the videos that suggests abuse, and maybe worse, of POWs needs to be subject to an effective investigation."

Brett Wilkins ·

'Cruel' and 'Indiscriminate' Attacks on Civilians by Russia Violate International Law: Amnesty

Attacks involving Smerch rockets and cluster bombs have targeted civilian areas including schools and residential buildings, the rights group said.

Andrea Germanos ·

Progressives Demand End to US Involvement on 7th Anniversary of Saudi-Led War on Yemen

"American complicity in this humanitarian disaster has persisted for too long," said a group of congressional lawmakers, "and we will not allow it to continue."

Kenny Stancil ·

'Dangerous': Experts Slam Biden for Keeping First-Use Nuclear Strike on the Table

"Instead of distancing himself from the nuclear coercion and brinkmanship of thugs like Putin and Trump, Biden is following their lead," warned one disarmament advocate.

Jake Johnson ·

Ukraine Officials Say 300 Civilians Were Killed by Russian Bombing of Mariupol Theater

"There cannot and never will be an explanation for this inhuman cruelty."

Brett Wilkins ·

Russian Activists Pen Open Letter Demanding End to War on Ukraine

"What's happening is a disgrace," says 76-year-old Elena Osipova, a St. Petersburg artist who has been arrested for protesting Putin's invasion of Ukraine.

Kenny Stancil ·

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