Everyone knows that the Assad regime – from father Hafez onwards – has employed torture and executions to preserve the doubtful purity of the Baath party
Previously secret documents indicate Margaret Thatcher knew about possible SAS involvement in 1984 Indian army raid
Hundreds of Israeli VIPs and international dignitaries attended a state memorial ceremony for the late Ariel Sharon on Monday, remembering the controversial former prime minister as a fearless warrior and bold leader who devoted his life to protecting his country's security.
At least 21 people have been killed in incidents across the country
Boys may have been planning the attack for up to six weeks
Jean Marie Le Pen, the former leader of French extreme-right group the National Front, has been fined €5,000 for suggesting Romanians were “naturally” inclined to steal.
Violence across the country is increasing, but the level of brutality is rising too
Rome’s Mayor and police chief and the Pope’s right-hand man have all refused to grant Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke a church funeral in the city where he participated in one of the worst massacres in German-occupied Italy.
Progress Party in government for first time since 1973 in Conservative coalition
64-year-old defendant found guilty of torture, rape and genocide during the country’s struggle for independence
Suspect Hans Lipschis says he was assigned to SS guard unit at death camp, but was not involved in any killing
When basic common sense should kick in, they condone a powerful and poisonous slur against them out of blind loyalty to a football team
Coalition including party supported by Anders Breivik ahead as Norway goes to polls on Monday
The group's spiritual leader is charged with involvement in the killing of eight protesters outside the Brotherhood's Cairo headquarters
Thousands were executed simply for their support of the PMOI
Visit by Chancellor smelt off, say critics