Farhan Haq

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Honduran migrants heading in a caravan to the US, in Tapachula, Chiapas state, Mexico. Photograph: Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump has said America will begin “cutting off, or substantially reducing” aid to three Central American nations over a migrant ca(...)

A Palestinian woman holding her national flag looks at clashes with Israeli forces near the border between the Gaza strip and Israel east of Gaza City. Photograph: Getty Images

International condemnation of Israel’s killing of 59 Palestinian protesters in Gaza escalated as thousands rallied in the coastal enclave on Tuesday t(...)

 Palestinians fleeing as tear gas grenades begin to drop during a demonstration near the border with Israel east of Gaza City to commemorate Land Day. Photograph: Mahmud Hamsmahmud/ AFP /Getty Images

UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres has called for an independent investigation into deadly clashes in Gaza between Palestinians and Israeli troops.(...)

Abdu Shakur, whose son Rashid Ahmed was among 10 Rohingya men killed by Myanmar security forces and Buddhist villagers on September 2nd, 2017, holds a family picture at Kutupalong camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Photograph: Mohammad Ponir Hossain/Reuters

An investigation into the killing of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar prompted a demand from Washington for a credible probe into the bloodshed there and (...)

Pro-government demonstrators hold banners during a march in the central Iranian city of Isfahan on Thursday. Photograph:  Morteza Salehi/AFP/Getty Images

Iran’s army chief declared on Thursday that police had already quelled anti-government unrest that has killed 21 people but that his troops were ready(...)

A further 53 UN peacekeepers were injured in the attack in North Kivu province. Image: Google Maps

Rebels killed at least 14 UN peacekeepers and wounded 53 others in Congo and UN secretary general Antonio Guterres said on Friday the attack that targ(...)

Donald Trump campaigned last year on a promise to deport large numbers of immigrants and build a wall along the Mexico-US border to tackle illegal immigration.

The United States has quit negotiations on a voluntary pact to deal with migration because the global approach to the issue was “simply not compatible(...)

 A Park Service employee lowers  US flags on the grounds of the Washington Monument to half-mast after the massacre in Las Vegas. Photograph: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

Reaction to the massacre at a Las Vegas country music festival poured in from the US and around the world on Monday after at least 58 people were kil(...)

A man walks along a street lined with damaged buildings in the besieged area of Homs yesterday. Photograph: Yazan Homsy/Reuters.

The United Nations has welcomed reports that an agreement has reached to allow the evacuation of civilians from the besieged Syrian city of Homs and f(...)