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Bosnian Muslim leader urges Serbs to ‘accept the truth’

SARAJEVO: Bosnian Muslim leader Bakir Izetbegovic on Wednesday urged ethnic Serbs to “accept the truth” after a UN court sentenced Bosnian Serb wartime military...

Politicians, war criminals: 10 top figures in the Balkan wars

BELGRADE: Former Bosnian Serb commander Ratko Mladic’s life sentence Wednesday was the last of more than 80 major convictions by a UN court trying...

Two nabbed over surau firebombing attack

PETALING JAYA: Police have arrested the two suspects in Tuesday’s firebombing attack at a surau in Damansara Damai here. Petaling Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Mohd...

Zahid: Hit terrorists where it hurts most – financing

KUALA LUMPUR: A pre-requisite for effectively countering a terror network is to cut off all forms of financing, said Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid...

Ex-Bosnian Serb commander Mladic faces verdict in genocide trial

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - The U.N. tribunal on war crimes in former Yugoslavia hands down its final verdict on Wednesday in the genocide trial...

Committee set up to enhance syariah courts’ powers

A SPECIAL committee has been formed to further enhance and strengthen the syariah courts and legal system in a holistic manner. Minister in the Prime...

Amnesty accuses Myanmar of imposing ‘apartheid’ on Rohingya

YANGON: Myanmar’s suffocating control of its Rohingya population amounts to “apartheid”, Amnesty International said Tuesday in a probe into the root causes of a...

2.5 Million Yemenis Lack Access To Clean Water: Red Cross

GENEVA, Nov 21 (Reuters) - The capital Sanaa and al-Bayda have joined the list of Yemen cities without clean water due to the blockade...

France to ‘prevent’ Muslim street prayers in Paris suburb

PARIS: French authorities will stop Muslims from praying in a street north of Paris, the country’s interior minister said Sunday, after a series of...