June 19, 2019

Confidence in vaccines low in some major European countries amid global measles outbreaks

Hailshadow/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. is just one country where measles outbreaks are a health concern, and a new report published Wednesday evaluates vaccine confidence around the world. It found that vaccine confidence is particularly low in some countries experiencing ongoing measles outbreaks, as a lack of confidence in vaccines could lead to lower vaccination rates and therefore, an easier spread of the disease. In France, when asked how much they trust that vaccines are safe, 47 percent ..
June 19, 2019

audi leadership responsible for Khashoggi murder, says UN report

MOHAMMED AL-SHAIKH/AFP/Getty Images(BEIRUT) -- The killing of Jamal Khashoggi was a crime perpetrated at the highest levels of the Saudi Arabian power structure and requires further investigation of ranking Saudi officials, including Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to a new report published by a special U.N. investigator. Khashoggi, 59, was a Washington Post columnist and a Saudi Arabian citizen who had legal residency in the United States. Human rights legal advocate and Unite..
June 19, 2019

Saudi leadership responsible for Khashoggi murder, says UN report

MOHAMMED AL-SHAIKH/AFP/Getty Images(BEIRUT) -- The killing of Jamal Khashoggi was a crime perpetrated at the highest levels of the Saudi Arabian power structure and requires further investigation of ranking Saudi officials, including Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to a new report published by a special U.N. investigator. Khashoggi, 59, was a Washington Post columnist and a Saudi Arabian citizen who had legal residency in the United States. Human rights legal advocate and Unite..
June 19, 2019

Dutch prosecutors charge four in shooting down of flight MH17

Jetlinerimages/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Dutch prosecutors said they are charging four pro-Russian separatist commanders for their role in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014, announcing that the trial would begin in March 2020. Three of the men charged were Russian citizens, and Dutch police said they believed one of the commanders may have been an active member of Russia's military intelligence service at the time of the shooting down in July 2014. T..