During Colombia’s interminable battle against left-wing guerrillas, extrajudicial killings by the armed forces became the norm, according to former colonel Gabriel de Jesus Rincon. “I didn’t kill them but I contributed to allowing it to happen,” Rincon, 53, told AFP in an exclusive interview. Revelations about these illicit murders caused […]

Fourteen boys were raped by a man posing as a pastor in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the Panzi Foundation said Tuesday.  The Bukavu charity hospital founded by Denis Mukwege, the Nobel laureate and gynaecologist hailed for his work with rape victims, said the children were admitted last month “in […]