At least 17 civilians were killed – four of them children – and more than 40 were injured on Saturday in a day of airstrikes in the Syrian region of Eastern Ghouta, according to the White Helmets volunteer rescue group. The same organization reported dozens of government airstrikes […]
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Thousands of Iranians have taken to the streets in order to protest against the difficult economic situation, rising fuel and food prices and corruption. Demonstrations began in the north-eastern city of Mashhad on Thursday evening and have since spread to several other major cities around the country. In […]
At least seven people have been killed as two gunmen opened fire at St. Mina Coptic Church in the southern outskirts of Cairo, while two brothers had previously been killed by the same attackers in a Coptic-owned shop in the same area, according to Egypt’s interior ministry. This […]
An investigation recently exposed the modern day slave auctions which are taking place in Libya. Youn men from the West and Sub-Saharan Africa are being sold at slave markets as farm workers. Most of these migrants are travelling through the north african nation as they try to reach […]
At least 235 people were killed and another 109 injured during an attack on a Sufi mosque in northern Egypt during Friday prayers. Sufism is practiced in the al-Rawda mosque, in the town of Bir al-Abed, which is a mystical branch of Islam that some ultra-orthodox Muslims – […]
Robert Mugabe resigned from his position as Zimbabwean President on Tuesday after resisting efforts by the military, civilians and his own party. The decision came less than a week after the military coup which took over the reigns of the country and the decision by his own party […]
Only a few days after the military coup which took stripped Robert Mugabe from his position as President of the African nation, Zanu-PF has sacked the ninety-three year old as party leader. Instead, former vice-president Emmerson Mnangagwa – who had been sacked by Mugabe two weeks ago in an […]