Day: July 3, 2020

India Asking For Extradition Of Suspected Mumbai Attack Mastermind

India is requesting the extradition of a man from Pakistan who is suspected to be behind the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks. The man in question is named Sajid Mir, a member of the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba group. Lashkar-e-Taiba is an extremist Islamic militant organization whose name translates to ‘Army of the

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U.K. Revision Of The Domestic Abuse Bill

On June 30th, the U.K. government published a new clause in its Domestic Abuse bill which outlaws the ‘rough-sex’ defence. This was a property that was previously in place which enabled men to avoid murder charges on the grounds of ‘rough-sex gone wrong.’ The amendment will come into effect later

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Thousands Flee Western Myanmar As Army Plans “Clearing Operations”

Warnings from local administrators have prompted thousands of citizens in Myanmar’s Rakhine state to flee their homes in fear as the country’s army plans “clearance operations” against insurgents in the area.  A government spokesperson later said that the evacuation order had been revoked altogether. Border affairs officials acknowledged that the

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