Posts by merlinheyt
- Syria's Civil War Explained May 24, 2016The Syrian civil war is the deadliest conflict the 21st century has witnessed thus far.
- Brazil minister Romero Juca quits over leaked call May 24, 2016Leaked recordings show planning minister discussing using Dilma Rousseff's impeachment to derail corruption probe.
- Greece begins Idomeni refugee camp evacuation May 24, 2016Riot police launch effort to remove more than 8,000 people from informal refugee camp as helicopters circle above.
- End Israel's occupation of Palestine, Qatar tells forum May 24, 2016Achieving Middle East peace directly linked to ending Israel's occupation of Palestine, Qatar's foreign minister says.
- The Indian girls' football team challenging stereotypes May 24, 2016In a Mumbai suburb, girls are overcoming religious divides and staking a claim to public space in the name of football.
- Syria civil war: Russia calls for 'regime of calm' May 24, 2016Temporary truce may last for 72 hours in suburbs of Damascus as country reels from ISIL bombings that killed 150 people.
- Death of a warlord will change nothing in Afghanistan May 24, 2016The assassination of Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansoor will not bring peace to Afghanistan.
- ISIL blamed for deadly blasts in Yemen's Aden May 24, 2016Military base targeted in southern city dominated by armed groups, leaving at least 45 would-be army recruits dead.
- Indian, Iran and Afghanistan sign trade corridor deal May 24, 2016India agrees to finance the development of Chabahar port that can turn into a transit hub for three countries.
- Netanyahu renews rejection of French peace initiative May 24, 2016France is hosting an international conference in Paris in June aimed at reviving the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.