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Confederate Statues Can Teach Us a Meaningful Lesson

By Dora Mekouar Anthropologist Lawrence Kuznar isn’t a fan of Confederate statues, but he feels Americans have a lesson to learn from them. “I'm not necessarily against taking them...

Sri Lanka Commemorates 10 Years Since End of Civil War

Still reeling from the Easter terror attacks, Sri Lanka commemorates this weekend 10 years since the end of a bloody civil war that killed...

‘World’s Most Dangerous City’ Mogadishu in Somalia Holds Nighttime Soccer Match for the first time in 30 Years

Somalia, September 12, 2017 : For the first time in more than 30 years, thousands of residents and fans watched a nighttime soccer match in...

Countries with Stricter Rape Law Limit Chances of Civil War: Study

Stricter rape law that punishes rapists with long punitive sentences are less likely to have a civil war and strife The transmission of...

Civil War, Cholera and Severe Food Shortage Make Yemen World’s Largest Humanitarian Crisis ; UN calls it ‘Man-made Catastrophe’

UN report asserts that the sufferings of people after years of civil war in Yemen are man-made The report asserts that Yemen is...

In the wake of chemical attack in Syria, India reiterates its position against chemical weapons use anywhere in the world

New Delhi, April 13, 2017: Following last week's chemical attack in Syria that claimed over 80 lives, India on Thursday reiterated its position against...

South Sudan Artists Protest against Civil War with Peace Campaign, Pop-up Street Performances and Murals

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN, Nov 26, 2016: Musicians played lively tunes in South Sudan's capital, and pedestrians and market shoppers watched the impromptu concert with...

Can a Heart Surgeon Resuscitate Syrian Revolution? Here is what Jawad Abu Hatab has to say on War-torn Context!

GAZIANTEP, TURKEY, Nov 23, 2016:  Some would describe it as mission impossible. Trying to run a government is challenging enough, but when you are coming under...

Scores of Pakistanis, Afghans and Iranians killed in Aleppo Province of Syria

Aleppo, Nov 14, 2016: Over dozen of religiously devout Shia militants from Pakistan and Afghanistan, three Iranian Revolutionary Guard officers and dozens of Iranian...

Iraqi Forces capture Ancient City Nimrud from Islamic State (IS) Terrorist Group

Baghdad, Nov 14, 2016: Iraqi forces recaptured the ancient village of Nimrud and the site of the ruins as part of the ongoing battle...

Islamic State (ISIS) Terrorist Group using Thousands of Women as Sex slaves in Mosul, Iraq

Mosul, Nov 13, 2016: Thousands of women from the Yazidi minority are being held by the Islamic State jihadist group in the embattled Iraqi...

2,100-Plus Migrants Rescued in Mediterranean and 10 Bodies Recovered from a rubber dinghy off Libyan coast

November 7, 2016: At least 10 bodies were recovered Saturday from a rubber dinghy off the Libyan coast, the Italian coast guard said. Fifteen operations...

Terrorist Group Al Qaeda’s North African Branch launches Magazine with Focus on Jihad

Nouakchott, Nov 3, 2016: Al Qaeda's North African branch has launched its own magazine with a focus on Jihad, especially in Muslim countries of...

Afghanistan Ambassador to Pakistan calls on PM Nawaz Sharif to free Nat Geo’s famed ‘Afghan Girl’ Sharbat Gula

Afganistan, Nov 2, 2016: Expressing disappointment at the rejection of bail to Nat Geo's famed "Afghan Girl" Sharbat Gula, the Afghanistan ambassador to Pakistan...

Paris Exhibition focuses on post-Civil War America through Art in Quai Branly-Jacques Chirac Museum

PARIS, October 7, 2016: As record numbers of visitors flock to the new African-American history museum in Washington, another landmark exhibit has opened across the...

Afghanistan asks for Aid from European Donors to keep Afghan Migrants at Home

October 4, 2016: Afghanistan is appealing to European donors to open their wallets at an international donors' conference Wednesday, arguing that jobs created through...

Father of Pro-Islamic State Teen seeks Answers for missing son: FBI believes Zacharia Yusuf joined Islamic State

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, September 28, 2016: It was midmorning Nov. 9, 2014, when two FBI agents visited the Minneapolis home of Yusuf Aden Abdurahman. They asked...

Where does Islamic State Funding come from and how is it prospering? Find Out!

ISIS announced its expansion and separation from AK-Qaeda on March 2013 Like other jihadist groups, ISIS has learned that kidnapping can be profitable ...

More than a Million Refugees have Fled South Sudan, says UN Report

The United Nations said Friday that South Sudan joins Syria, Afghanistan and Somalia as countries that have produced over one million refugees Neighbouring...

Journalist Theo Padnos Recounts Years as Syrian Prisoner in Documentary “Theo Who Lived”

BOSTON, Sept 06, 2016: A freelance journalist Theo Padnos in 2012 slipped into Syria to cover its unfolding civil war and was promptly kidnapped by...

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