When I first realized Donald Trump’s inauguration would occur on the second day of the Sundance Film Festival, I felt relief. Instead of being glued to the inevitable Twitter meltdown as our nation.. Huffington Post
Joel Wing, a high school social studies teacher in Oakland, was at home working on his MacBook Air one recent afternoon when he saw troubling news out of Baghdad.
The United Nations had just.. L.A. Times
Militants from so-called Islamic State have mostly destroyed the Tetrapylon, one of the most famous monuments in the ancient city of Palmyra, according to Syria’s antiquities chief. The Syrian.. Source: Euronews English -
Militants from so-called Islamic State have mostly destroyed the Tetrapylon, one of the most famous monuments in the ancient city of Palmyra, according to Syria’s antiquities chief.
The Syrian.. Source: euronews (in English) -
West African troops have crossed from Senegal into Gambia to ensure Adama Barrow assumes power as the country’s new president, according to the Senegalese army. In a statement the military said that.. Source: Euronews English -
Jubilant Gambians tore down a large image of Yahya Jammeh in Brusubi on Thursday, January 19, as Senegalese-led troops under the Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS) banner entered Gambia.. Source: Storyful Studio -
Barely able to feed themselves and their families, South Sudanese women in refugee camps are swapping their rations for ingredients to make siko, a highly alcoholic spirit. But selling it means they.. Huffington Post
Earlier today, Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. This week, many artists have released new music to coincide with the inauguration, with proceeds going to.. Pitchfork
UNITED NATIONS (AP) " The U.N. Security Council says it looks forward to upcoming talks on Syria in Kazakhstan as "an important step" ahead of the resumption of U.N.-led talks between the Syrian.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times
A United Nations human rights investigator on Friday criticized Myanmar's crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority and urged the military to respect the law and human rights. Authorities say the.. VOA News