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Russia upholds torture convictions against senior officers

Russia upholds torture convictions against senior officers

A military court has upheld murder and torture convictions against senior security and police officers from Russia's North Caucasus, a rights activist said Friday, in what he described as rare ruling.

London mayor rolls out welcome mat for global visitors

London mayor rolls out welcome mat for global visitors

London Mayor Sadiq Khan painted a vibrant picture of the capital’s upcoming cultural offer when he launched ‘London’s Autumn Season’ in the magnificent setting of the Natural History Museum last week.