“The fact that the number of children killed this year is the highest on record is particularly shocking.”
The long-awaited report from the Obama administration provides an estimate of civilian deaths that is much lower than previous independent estimates.
The southern port of Mukalla had become the de facto capital of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, as the militant group capitalized on Yemen's war to make territorial gains
Members of the underground activist group Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently confirmed that the attacks so far appear to have hit only non-civilian targets.
Footage from the immediate aftermath of a rocket attack on Mariupol shows several dead and wounded civilians, burned out buildings, and blocks strewn with broken glass and rubble.
Brazilian police officers have killed more civilians than their American counterparts in the last 30 years, despite the United States having roughly 115 million more people.
Air strikes rattled the city of Snizhne in eastern Ukraine Tuesday. Pro-Russia rebels blamed Kiev, and some in Kiev seemed to blame Russia.