Wonder Woman has been named as the United Nations' honorary ambassador for the empowerment of women and girls. The character, first seen in print 75 years ago, will front a campaign promoting women’s rights and gender equality. The appointment has however, received a backlash with notable people signing petition to reconsider it.
The Turkish government seems to be once again blocking the visit of a Bundestag member to the NATO military base in Incirlik.
The Mosul operation will come at a great humanitarian cost, given the large number of Iraqi civilians held hostage by Daesh terrorists. The jihadists are using the civilians and their children as human shields to discourage the US-led coalition's airstrikes.
The US-led coalition denied carrying out the airstrikes on the Iraqi city of Daquq that resulted in about 20 civilian deaths, the representative for the multinational operation Inherent Resolve said Saturday.
US journalist Brent Budowsky recommended Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton to use alleged good relations between Republican candidate Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin against Trump during the election campaign, the WikiLeaks whistleblowing website revealed on Saturday.
About 8,000 people joined the demonstration in the capital of the Netherlands against the the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), showing their support for the Belgian region of Wallonia's resistance to the deal, media reported Saturday.
As dashcams mysteriously fail and America's thin blue line coils protectively around itself, Chicago nonprofit the Lucy Parsons Labs has created a new, interactive website to make it easier for Chicago residents to file complaints against police officers.
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