Will Netanyahu be forced to resign? A guide to the investigation

Will Netanyahu be forced to resign? A guide to the investigation

What is Netanyahu suspected of? Is Israel heading toward elections? Who could possibly replace him as prime minister? As the investigation unfolds, here is a look at what may follow. In what feels like a terrible case of deja vu, Israelis began their new year watching a police convoy enter the home of Prime Minister […]

Trump forced into apology as lewd remarks leave campaign reeling

Trump forced into apology as lewd remarks leave campaign reeling

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump scrambled to prevent his campaign from falling apart early on Saturday with a hastily prepared video statement expressing regret for making obscene comments about women. Trump declared himself a changed man, but raised the infidelities of former President Bill Clinton and slammed his Democratic opponent in the November 8 election, […]

‘Unprecedented spike’ in Egypt forced disappearances, says Amnesty

‘Unprecedented spike’ in Egypt forced disappearances, says Amnesty

Egypt’s police have been implicated in an “unprecedented spike” in enforced disappearances since early 2015 aimed at quashing dissent, Amnesty International said in a report Wednesday. “Enforced disappearance has become a key instrument of state policy inEgypt. Anyone who dares to speak out is at risk,” said Philip Luther, Amnesty’s Middle East and North Africa […]