Some 900,000 mainly Rohingya refugees from Myanmar have sought shelter in the Cox’s Bazar region in south-eastern Bangladesh following military operations two years ago.
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Friday formally announced that tourist visas will be issued for the first time to visitors from 49 countries around the world.
The Chinese government is harvesting and selling organs from persecuted religious and ethnic minorities on an industrial scale, the UN Human Rights Council has been told.
In China’s northwest, the government is stripping the most overt expressions of Islam from a picturesque valley where most residents are devout Muslims.
ANKARA -- Turkey strongly denounced Israel for continuing its "aggressive" policies after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced plans to annex parts of the West Bank following the upcoming elections.
Amidst a global call by Secretary-General António Guterres to “reaffirm the sanctity” of religious sites and keep worshippers safe, the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) launched a new plan of action to “counter hate and violence around the globe”.
Pakistani ambassador to the US Asad Majeed Khan said "things are getting worse" in India-administered Kashmir as the "complete lockdown" following the repeal of Articles 370 and 35a removed the contested territory's special status approached its one-month mark.
The Palestinian Foreign Ministry said continued Israeli settlement activities in the West Bank and East Jerusalem reveal that US peace efforts are fake.
David Parnham, 35, will serve 12 years and six months in prison after admitting to police that he sent the racist and Islamophobic letters to Muslim communities across the UK as well as to the Queen, the prime minister and politicians.