"With the help of god I stayed calm and defended myself, telling them how the Quran states a woman’s right to an equal education”
Former soldier Rob Lawrie faces jail in France for trying to give four-year-old Bahar Ahmadi a new life in England
The demolition of Palmyra's ruins is nothing new. By accident or design, great buildings and monuments have always been toppled. And as James Crawford says in his new book, the question has always been what to do in the aftermath
Rob Lawrie faces a charge of aiding illegal immigration in France for what he calls a 'crime of compassion'
Latest 'quake in northern Afghanistan is the fifth to hit the area in 15 years
Tremors were felt across Pakistan, Afghanistan and India, and at least 800 have been injured
At least 29 people have been killed, according to officials
Insurgents have made inroads into Helmand, with intense fighting threatening the former British stronghold and provincial capital
The men were described as "exceptional"
Video footage shows a security surveillance ballon falling to the ground following crash that left five people dead
The aircraft was landing at a Nato building
There were no British casualties
At least 22 people died in the attack on the remote hospital in Afghanistan
Gen John Campbell was giving testimony on Capitol Hill
Medecins Sans Frontieres branded the attack a 'war crime'
MSF's General Director claimed such suggestions 'amounts to an admission of a war crime'