Tim Hume

Germany

It Looks Like Germany's Worst Fear Just Happened: a Far-right Political Assassination

“There has never been a case like this in the history of [modern Germany]”
Tim Hume
3 days ago
egypt

Mohamed Morsi, Egypt’s First Democratically Elected President, Just Collapsed and Died in Court

Morsi, a leading figure in the Islamist Muslim Brotherhood movement, had been serving lengthy jail sentences since his ouster from power.
Tim Hume
3 days ago
Denmark

Denmark’s Elections Show How Much Europe Is Normalizing Anti-Immigrant Politics

“If politics becomes a competition about who can talk the toughest about refugees and minorities, the radical right will always win”​
Tim Hume
6.10.19
Syria

How Assad Is Using Hospital Bombings to Win His War in Syria

“Rather than being a place of healing and refuge, hospitals are now some of the most dangerous places for civilians to be.“
Tim Hume
6.5.19
Far-Right Extremism

Inside the Far-Right Conspiracy Movement That's Preparing for a Showdown With Germany's Government

“These are people who believe themselves to be in a permanent state of war.”
Tim Hume
5.9.19
Germany

How the Far Right Is Weaponizing Nazi History in Germany

The AfD is pushing to downplay the crimes of the Nazi era, amid fears of a new wave of German nationalism.
Tim Hume
2.25.19
Afghanistan

2018 Was the Deadliest Year on Record for Civilians in Afghanistan

“The fact that the number of children killed this year is the highest on record is particularly shocking.”
Tim Hume
2.25.19
Pakistan

Christian woman free to flee Pakistan after top court upholds blasphemy acquittal

“The image of Islam we are showing to the world gives me much grief and sorrow.”
Tim Hume
1.29.19
Syria

ISIS just claimed what may be the deadliest attack on U.S. forces in Syria

“The caliphate has crumbled and ISIS has been defeated,” said Vice President Mike Pence, just hours after the deadly attack.
Tim Hume
1.16.19
Kenya

Al-Shabaab militants kill 14 people in a hotel siege in Nairobi

"We can confirm that 14 innocent lives were lost through the hands of these murderous terrorists."
Tim Hume
1.16.19
journalism

2018 Was the Worst Year on Record for Violence against Journalists

“The hatred of journalists that is voiced, and sometimes very openly proclaimed, by unscrupulous politicians, religious leaders and businessmen has tragic consequences."
Tim Hume
12.18.18
Brexit

Theresa May's Own Party Finally Moved to Kick Her Out

The PM warned that her removal would be disastrous for the Brexit process.
Tim Hume
12.12.18
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