UN experts urge US to align anti-terrorism programme with international law (UN)

A so-called “Rewards for Justice” programme in the United States is violating the human rights of some of the individuals it targets, independent UN...

Mother of terrorism victim works to ‘turn the page’ on violent extremism (UN)

A Moroccan-French woman whose son was killed in a terrorist attack nearly a decade ago, has been commended for her powerful activism countering youth...

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Uttarakhand dam disaster: Race to save people trapped inside India tunnel (BBC)

The tunnel was blocked after a huge flood in Uttarakhand state in which 28 people have been killed. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-55992014

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Village submerged by red water after flood hits batik factory (BBC)

A village in Central Java was submerged by crimson water after flooding hit a batik factory. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-55966175

Deadly earthquake hits Indonesia: Dozens killed, hundreds injured  (UN – Asia Pacific)

At least 35 people have been killed and hundreds of others injured after a 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck the West Sulawesi Province of Indonesia...

UN counter-terrorism chief urges continued vigilance against ‘real’ ongoing threat (UN)

Despite important strikes against terrorism over the past two decades, including in bringing perpetrators to justice and disrupting additional attacks, countries cannot afford to...

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Deadly flash floods tear through Bolivia’s Sucre city (BBC)

At least four people were killed and three children and adults are missing, following torrential rain. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-55545348