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An Accidental Vacation with the Royal Thai Army in the South of Thailand (1)
An Accidental Vacation with the Royal Thai Army in the South of Thailand (1)

The intent of this article is to provide a context for the next series of articles on border and checkpoint security; the Amnesty and the insurgent re-education programs; and, the establishment of an economic zone, the relocation of communities along the Thai-Malay border, and the role of the Royal Thai Army in the relocation process.

45 years since the Al-Aqsa Mosque fire
45 years since the Al-Aqsa Mosque fire

Many historical artefacts were lost in the blaze, including the famous wooden pulpit which was planted in the mosque after the victory of Salahuddin al-Ayyubi over the Crusaders.

Gaza fishermen caught in middle of Israel-Palestinian sea feud
Gaza fishermen caught in middle of Israel-Palestinian sea feud
Chomsky describes Israeli attack as 'sadistic'
Chomsky describes Israeli attack as 'sadistic'
Multinationals aided Brazil military regime -report
Multinationals aided Brazil military regime -report
Torture, rape and death in Egypt's prisons
Torture, rape and death in Egypt's prisons

A report by Amnesty International reveal the extent of human rights abuses in Egypt's prisons.

Women still abused in Egypt prisons a year after coup
Women still abused in Egypt prisons a year after coup

Last week on June 23, 10 Egyptian human rights organizations filed a joint complaint with the Egyptian general prosecutor, requesting an investigate into complaints of female prisoners being tortured as well as physically and sexually abused.

Algerian Genocide: The Setif Massacre
Algerian Genocide: The Setif Massacre