Its military leaders were fascinated by the dictator but the country is finally waking up to the perils of far-right extremism
Kurdish activists blocked the entrance to Oxford Circus station in central London demanding greater support for forces fighting Islamic State
Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong on Monday vowed to continue their protests for a second week despite their diminished numbers, with many protesters returning to work and school.
"We've been pepper-sprayed. We've been tear-gassed. We've seen Triads. Now we're not afraid of anything."
After a night of trouble which resulted in 19 arrests, supporters of the city's pro-Beijing government rallied next to pro-democracy protesters in Mong Kok, a working class neighborhood near a popular shopping district
The Freedom Flotilla Coalition, made up of 10 rights groups from 10 countries, did not specify how many ships would sail or when
An aid organisation has announced that they will seek to break the naval blockade four years after Mavi Marmara incident
Full details of the proposed truce have not been released, but the government official said Israel wanted modifications before agreeing to any end to hostilities
Mediators, including U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, hope a truce will be agreed in time for Eid al-Fitr next week
Israel has urged the evacuation of several Gaza Strip areas where more than 100,000 people live
Under the terms of the blueprint announced by Egypt, a mutual "descalation" of fighting was to begin at 9 a.m.
Palestinian officials said the death toll had reached 160 people as the violence showed no signs of abating
Israel rushed an eighth missile interceptor battery into service on Saturday to counter rocket fire from Gaza as the military pounded positions in the Palestinian enclave for a fifth day
"No international pressure will prevent us from acting with all power," Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said
The death toll in Gaza reached 85, while a Palestinian rocket hit a tanker at a petrol station.
Israel has launched an air assault on Hamas in the Gaza Strip following the recovery of the bodies of three missing teenagers.
Israel has accused the Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas, which has its power base in the Gaza Strip, of being behind the abduction of the teenagers
Banners reading "No Arctic Oil" and "Stop Statoil's Arctic Race" were hung from the rig
Fighting intensified around the pro-Russian stronghold of Slaviansk, where rebel fighters ambushed Ukrainian forces
"Everything that happened was like in a horror movie," said one witness