As the last patch of ISISÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“caliphateÃ¢â‚¬ï¿½ in Syria crumbles, thousands of civilians have been fleeing the final battle zone in recent weeks Ã¢â‚¬â€œ among them, more than a dozen Yazidi women who have spent years in the torturous confines of sexual slav…
For Brian Kolfage, a triple amputee severely wounded serving in the Iraq War and founder of a crowdfunding campaign to build a border wall, itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s not a matter of if TrumpÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s much-touted and controversial border wall will be built Ã¢â‚¬â€œ itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s when….
Meet native South Floridian attorney Brady Cobb, the son of one of Pablo EscobarÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s top US cannabis couriers who, over the past two years, has managed to flip almost all of WashingtonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Republican top brass into voting in support of legalizing canna…
Tensions are at a tipping point between India and Pakistan, as the two nuclear-armed adversaries brawled in the air over their long-running border conflict this week, sending a tremor through the international community.
Asia Bibi, 54, is technically a Å“free woman â€œ having had her death sentence for blasphemy thrown out by the Pakistani court â€œ but she is far from safe enough to step foot in public, as religious extremists still call for her hanging….
At least 60 people have been killed in an attack carried out by militant group Boko Haram this week, Amnesty International confirmed on Friday.
Millions from the Chinese Uighurs have disappeared into shadowy prisons and “concentration camps” under Chinese Communist Party rule in the country’s autonomous Xinjiang region, often referred to as the Chinese occupied East Turkestan, following a larg… Continue reading →
A Saudi prosecutor is seeking capital punishment for five of the eleven suspects currently detained over the death of Jamal Khashoggi in the Kingdom’s Istanbul consulate last October. Continue reading →
With a potent push of instability from neighboring Venezuela and its own internal struggles, Colombia’s Nobel-winning peace process with is on increasingly feeble ground. Continue reading →
The depth of the Venezuelan catastrophe threatens to unravel the stability and wreak financial havoc beyond just Latin America, with little end in sight. Continue reading →
They come from a country that now resembles a war zone –their lives have been ripped apart by displacement, starvation, disease, desperation, torment and fear life – and while that war zone sentiment too has permeated the Colombian side of the border, … Continue reading →
For many of the Kurds living under the protection of the U.S forces and the U.S-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Wednesday’s announcement of complete removal of the American troops from the region is the stuff of nightmares. Continue reading →
It was a career that sparked in childhood after seeing Paul Newman star in 1982’s “The Verdict.” And now, almost four decades since seeing the critically-acclaimed legal drama, New York City criminal defense attorney Jeffrey Lichtman has some critical … Continue reading →
Despite a dip in numbers, France’s “yellow vest” protesters continued their demonstrations – and clashed with police – for the fifth consecutive weekend. Continue reading →
While the Venezuelan government continues downplay the horrific humanitarian and economic crisis,a floating US Navy hospital, USNS Comfort, is attempting to alleviate some of the burden. Continue reading →
As Venezuela continues to crumble under the socialist dictatorship of President Nicolas Maduro, some are expressing words of warning – and resentment –regarding the country’s earlier gun control bill that saw citizens stripped of their weapons-owning r… Continue reading →
As the crisis in Venezuela deepens – gripped by mass hunger, starvation and a lack of medical supplies – there is no comfort, even for the dead. Continue reading →