After Hearing Accounts of Sexual Violence, UN Official to Bring Rohingya Case to ICC

Survivors who fled Myanmar told UN representative Pramila Patten about their experiences with “gang-rape by multiple soldiers, forced public nudity and humiliation, and sexual slavery in military captivity.”

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Millions on Brink of Death in Yemen, but Congress Can’t be Bothered with Questions

U.S. lawmakers brushed off questions from a reporter about military support for Saudi Arabia while the blockade continues to cut off starving Yemenis from necessary food aid.

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Sanders: Paradise Papers Expose ‘Rapid Movement Toward International Oligarchy’

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) says the trove of documents “shows how these billionaires and multinational corporations get richer by hiding their wealth and profits and avoid paying their fair share of taxes.”

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