FRANKFURT, GERMANY-Arid Uka, the Kosovo Albanian accused of killing two U.S. Airmen and wounding two others before his gun jammed, confessed in a German Court today. He told the court that "what I did was wrong, but I cannot undo what I did." He also told the court that he had become increasingly radicalized by […]
GENEVA-The United Nations voiced â€œextreme alarmâ€ today at reports of â€œatrocious human rights violationsâ€ in Libya, including mass summary executions apparently carried out by Colonel Muammar al-Qadhafiâ€™s forces in the last few days before they lost Tripoli, the capital.
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today urged heightened preparedness and surveillance amid signs that a mutant strain of the deadly bird flu virus is spreading in Asia and beyond.
26 August 2011 â€“A key witness today pleaded guilty to contempt of court for refusing to testify in the trial at a United Nations war crimes tribunal of former Kosovo prime minister Ramush Haradinaj on charges of crimes against humanity.