Human Rights Watch is tackling the Lebanese security forces, claiming that they used excessive and at times lethal force against mostly peaceful protesters in downtown Beirut on August 8, 2020, causing hundreds of injuries.
Intelligence report on Iran by a political risk consultancy indicates that the collapse of the regime is highly unlikely because too many Iranians depend on the sustainability of the economic structure.
Trump signs Hong Kong Autonomy Act, to hold China accountable for efforts to stifle freedom of its people
President Trump signed both the Hong Kong Autonomy Act and a related executive order last night, which will hold China and others accountable for the efforts to stifle the freedom and safety of the people of Hong Kong.
President Trump has rejected any proposal to rename U.S. military bases that are named for Confederate leaders from the 1860s Civil War, dismissing appeals made in the wake of the death of African American George Floyd.
A relaxed confidence infused a new round of street protests in New York and other major cities on Sunday, a day after some of the largest demonstrations since the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody unfolded with no major violence.