Genocide Emergency: Nigeria

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

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Did the police fail to act as the country descended into its worst spasm of religious violence in years?

Mr. Musharraf’s wife, Mallika, being consoled by their daughter Muskaan in New Delhi on Thursday. Photographs by Atul Loke.

NEW DELHI — The mob smashed through the ga...

Boko Haram has killed more than 27,000 civilians in Nigeria. This is greater than the number of civilians ISIS killed in Iraq and Syria combined.

Children sheltered in an orphanage, Lagos, Nigeria. (Shutterstock)

Just recently, we commemorated the fifth anniversary of th...

Ahmad Yassin Leila and his infant daughter Iman, who froze to death.

The Syrian government’s assault on a rebel-held province has created one of the worst humanitarian emergencies of a brutal nine-year war.

REYHANLI, Turkey — The baby wasn’t moving. Her body had gone hot...

Thursday, February 27, 2020

The Pentagon and the State Department are sending mixed messages about reducing America’s presence in a region bloodied by terrorist violence.

Spanish Special Forces training Mauritanian soldiers during a counterterrorism exercise in Mauritania this month.  Credit...Lae...

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Shams, 11, center, holds her brother in a cave near Idlib where she and her family found shelter after fleeing the Aleppo countryside about a month ago. (Emin Ozmen/Magnum Photos)

IDLIB, Syria — The market bombing had driven Ahmed and his family from their town in south...

A local Hindu politician told the police to evict a group of Muslim protesters or he and his men would. Now, 25 have died in some of the worst violence in years.

Delhi Fire Brigade personnel at the Gokulpuri tire market in East Delhi on Wednesday.Credit...Atul Loke fo...

A municipal office in Mumbai is filled with racks of musty electoral rolls going back decades. (Niha Masih/The Washington Post)

MUMBAI — Inside a musty municipal office, Farah Sheikh pored through hundreds of pages of tattered 60-year-old documents searching for evidenc...

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Civilians denied access to aid by the country's warring parties, according to a new UN Human Rights Commission report.

South Sudan officials diverted millions of dollars of state funds that are badly needed by civilians as the country staggers away from civil war, a Uni...

Thursday, February 20, 2020

In December 2019, news began to filter out of Nigeria that a Daesh affiliated terror group has been responsible for the brutal murder of several Christians. The new wave of killings does not come as a surprise.

Nigeria has been haunted by such acts of violence against C...

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Khalifa Hifter, the military ruler of eastern Libya, is trying to take over the entire country. To see what that would look like, we paid a rare visit to the part he already controls.

A billboard depicting Khalifa Hifter, the 76-year-old military commander known in Beng...

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Small groups of protesters gather in central Cairo shouting anti-government slogans in Cairo, Egypt September 21, 2019.  

 © 2019 Reuters/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

(Beirut) – Egyptian activists and ordinary people alike demonstrated resistance to brutal government repres...

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Omar al-Bashir of Sudan (CNN).  Click on photo to view CNN video.

A Cautious First Step – Sudan’s Agreement to Hand Bashir to the ICC

Washington, DC- Darfur Women Action Group welcomes the Sudanese interim government’s announcement that they will hand over Omar al-Bashir...

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