Wed, 16 Dec, 2015
Former US defence secretary Donald Rumsfeld said his biggest mistake during his six years in the Pentagon was not resigning after shocking photos of the treatment of Iraqi inmates by American soldiers at Baghdad’s Abu Ghraib prison were published.
Fri, 04 Feb, 2011
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged world governments to end the “long inertia” at the Geneva disarmament talks and free up much of the money spent on arms for alleviating hunger, disease and other ills in impoverished nations.
Fri, 24 Sep, 2010
The Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at former US President George Bush was released today after nine months in prison, and in a defiant address he accused Iraqi security forces of torturing him with beatings, whippings and electric shocks.
Tue, 15 Sep, 2009