Articles by Daniel Tovrov
- Norwegian Prosecutors Want Breivik Declared Insane
June 21 2012 12:09 PM
Prosecutors asked an Oslo court on Thursday to declare Norwegian mass murder Anders Behring Breivik insane.
- 75 Asylum Seekers Killed Off Australian Coast
June 21 2012 11:23 AM
Authorities fear that as many as 75 people have drowned, while some 40 people are currently clinging to the upturned hull of the ship as they wait for rescuers.
- Uganda Bans 38 Pro-Gay Groups
June 21 2012 10:35 AM
Uganda has banned 38 nongovernmental organizations for promoting homosexuality and recruiting children.
- Egypt Election Results Delayed By Military
June 21 2012 9:36 AM
The Supreme Council of the Armed Forces delayed declaring a winner in last weekend's presidential elections.
- Russian Ship Carrying Helicopters To Syria Heads Back Home
June 20 2012 4:21 PM
The helicopter-laden Russian ship headed for Syria reportedly changed course Wednesday, turning around in the North Sea near Scotland and returning to its home port on the Baltic.
- Syria: Red Cross Waits For Homs Truce
June 20 2012 3:28 PM
The Syrian government and rebels have agreed to a temporary truce in the city of Homs in order to allow the International Committee of the Red Cross to evacuate civilians from the city.
- Mubarak Lawyer Says Ex-President Is 'Stable'
June 20 2012 1:33 PM
Although confusion still abounds, one of Hosni Mubarak's lawyers said on Wednesday that the former Egyptian president is in a stable condition.
- UK Ministers To Boycott Euro 2012 Quarterfinal
June 20 2012 11:57 AM
British officials will boycott the nation's Euro 2012 quarter-final against Italy in Kiev on Sunday because of concerns over human rights in Ukraine, in particular the continued imprisonment of former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko.
- Pope Benedict Pleads For Nigerian Religious Violence To End
June 20 2012 9:26 AM
Pope Benedict XVI has condemned the ongoing religious violence in northern Nigeria, and pleaded with both Christians and Muslims to stop the killings.
- Hosni Mubarak Clinging To Life, Next 72 Hours Critical
June 20 2012 8:56 AM
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is reportedly regaining consciousness after early claims on Wednesday morning that he had slipped into a coma, or perhaps even died.
- Iraq Camp Relocation Problematic For Iran's MEK
June 19 2012 1:01 PM
The State Department on Tuesday warned Iranian exile group Mujahideen-e Khalq, or MEK, to comply with its relocation from Iraq's Camp Ashraf to Camp Hurriya if it hopes to be removed from the United States' list of Foreign Terrorist Organizations.
- Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Goes Back To Tahrir Square To Protest Military's Sweeping Powers
June 19 2012 10:57 AM
Alongside prominent -- and predominantly secular -- revolutionary groups, Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has launched the latest million-man march in protest of the ruling Supreme Council of Armed Forces.