HRW chief resigns after nearly 3 decades | dad

New York (AFP) – The longtime leader of Human Rights Watch announced Tuesday that he will step down as executive director this summer after nearly three decades at the helm of one of the world’s leading advocacy organizations. Kenneth Roth ran the New York-based group where it shared the 1997 Nobel Peace Prize for its … Read more

Explainer: What does the Trans-Dniester have to do with the war in Ukraine? | dad

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) – Among the sites of “frozen conflicts” in the former Soviet Union, the long and narrow strip of land in Moldova has been the most stable in three decades. The Trans-Dniester has not seen fighting since the end of the separatist war in 1992. But the explosions in the past two days … Read more