UNITED NATIONS | UN approves Chile’s Bachelet as new human rights chief

UNITED NATIONS— President Michelle Bachelet’s unanimous approval as the next U.N. human rights chief on Friday…

ROME | Aid groups blame Italy after migrants are sent to Libya

ROME — Italian officials deflected responsibility Tuesday after 108 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean were returned…

ROME | UN: June saw “exceptional” rate of deaths in sea off Libya

ROME— Roughly one of every six migrants who set out in traffickers’ unseaworthy boats from Libya…

BERLIN | Top UN rights body votes for inquiry on Gaza clashes

BERLIN (AP) — The U.N. Human Rights Council voted Friday to set up a commission of…

The Latest: Syrian army claims 70 percent of eastern Ghouta

BEIRUT /March 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on developments in Syria’s seven-year civil war (all…

The Latest: State TV: Syrian troops capture key Ghouta town

BEIRUT /March 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on developments in Syria’s seven-year civil war (all…

Former Peruvian president apologizes following pardon

LIMA, Peru  /December 27,2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Former President Alberto Fujimori apologized to Peruvians on Tuesday for…