A shooting spree killed 58 and injured more than 500 people in Las Vegas, Nevada, renewing questions about gun laws in the US. The massacre is said to be the largest mass shooting in modern US history. Stephen Paddock, a 64-year-old...
The latest round of Brexit talks ended in stalemate yet again, as the divide between the EU and Britain over the three key issues - rights for citizens post-Brexit, the UK's finiacial settlement, and the Irish border - continues...
A key reason for continued Western support of Saudi Arabia is the massive trade in weapons and military equipment. As Saudi has continued to expand itís military capabilities, it has used the new wealth generated by the florishing oil...
In March 2015, a Saudi Arabian led coalition intervened in support of the Yemeni President, Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi, against the rebel Houthi movement. The Houthis, representing a Shia minority, have claimed that they are dispossessed and disenfranchised in a Yemeni...
Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, both high category storms, have devastated parts of South America, the Caribbean Islands, and the Southern United States over the last three weeks. Deaths directly caused by Hurricane Harvey are believed to exceed 83, almost all...
A refugee crisis is underway in Myanmar, as hundreds of thousands of the Rohingya people flee violence at the hands of the government security forces. The Myanmar military has torched villages of the minority Muslim population, and Amnesty International...