Kelid daily was shuttered after it ran a cartoon published by Kayhan London, showing Khamenei's bloody hand drawing the poverty line. The leader's rings have drawn consistent attention in Iran.
Migrants from the Middle East, Afghanistan and Africa are being instigated by close Russian ally Belarus to storm the Polish border to create pressure on the European Union to drop sanctions.
Local residents and activists accuse the Houthis of tampering with Yemen's cultural heritage by seizing historic homes in Sanaa's Old City.
Eleven million children are in need of humanitarian aid, 400,000 suffer from severe malnutrition and over two million have dropped out of school.
Methods of abuse include beatings, floggings, electric shocks, stress positions, mock executions, waterboarding and sexual violence.
The Marib province district of Abdiya was declared a disaster area after a Houthi missile hit its only hospital. Meanwhile, the movement of aid and civilians is heavily restricted.
A declaration signed by 43 countries accused China of a litany of violations of human rights against its Muslim populuation, including torture, forced sterilisation and forced disappearances.
Human Rights Watch details the 'harrowing' dangers returning Syrian refugees face from regime forces.
Areas experiencing acute food shortages and high levels of malnutrition have been observed in the Houthi-controlled northern provinces.
Amnesty International is calling for an investigation into the 'suspicious' death of an inmate who testified to witnessing the torture of executed wrestler Navid Afkari.