Karl Ritter, Associated Press | PostedOct 23rd - 1:49pm
The killing of Jamal Khashoggi shocked the world not only because of the grisly details of his death, but also because of where it took place: inside a consulate, which enjoys special protections under international law.
The U.N. investigator on human rights in North Korea says he's "very concerned" that statements following Kim Jong Un's summits with the leaders of South Korea and the United States made no mention of human rights and ongoing widespread rights violations by Pyongyang.
Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | PostedOct 23rd - 9:21am
Hungary's prime minister on Tuesday repeated claims that the leadership of the European Union wants to create a "European empire" which would subjugate the continent's nation-states. He also accused European leaders of deliberately failing to stop the flows of migrants into the continent.
Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who wrote critically of the kingdom's policies and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. Turkish officials say a 15-men team tortured, killed and dismembered the writer, while Saudi Arabia says he died in a "fistfight."
Mark Stevenson, Associated Press | PostedOct 23rd - 7:03am
Thousands of Central American migrants awoke Tuesday in a makeshift encampment in a rain-soaked town square in far-southern Mexico, some weary, foot-sore and coughing, still distant from their goal of reaching the U.S. border.