Palestinian groups labeled Israeli terrorists say they are silencing The leaders of the six Palestinian organizations that Israel has branded as terrorist groups say the measure will harm human rights unless reversed. Israel declared last week that the groups were a front for a militant group that has made deadlyContinue Reading

Film director Joel Souza says he is “devastated by the loss of my friend and colleague” Halyna Hutchins, in her first statement since a gun accident on a movie set in New Mexico. Ms. Hutchins was killed and Mr. Souza was injured when actor Alec Baldwin fired a support pistolContinue Reading

US officials have met Afghanistan’s ruling Taliban for their first personal talks since Washington withdrew its troops from the country in August. Talks in Qatar are focused on issues such as containing extremist groups, evacuating US citizens and humanitarian aid, officials say. The US insists that the meeting does notContinue Reading