It’s been eight years since the start of the civil war in Syria. Since then, we’ve seen the rise and fall of ISIS, proxy struggles between world powers, and history’s largest refugee crisis. In this episode, Michael sits down with Chris Boian, spokesperson for the
A picture is worth 1,000 words – especially in global news.
According to experts, the media missed vital narratives in the immediate aftermath after the Syria strike and the Afghanistan bombing occurred.
As Trump makes offensive moves into Yemen, Syria, and Afghanistan in his first 100 days, pundits across the media have weighed in.
The news cycle has been full of Trump lately – but what about international news?
The following article contains graphic images. “Tonight we have no house, it’s bombed & I got in rubble. I saw deaths and I almost died” – @AlabedBana. Bana Alabed tweets. She’s a seven-year-old girl living in Aleppo, Syria. Her Twitter account is managed by her
In Germany this week, Chancellor Angela Merkel called for a ban on the “full veil” for Muslim women within the country. Germany, a country that has welcomed nearly one million immigrants this year, has taken a more conservative turn with this decision after recent attacks
In the United Kingdom, the game of soccer has become synonymous with pedophilia and rape. So far, eight British Police Departments have come forward saying they have received hundreds of calls regarding sexual abuse by soccer coaches spanning all the way back to the 1970s.
Kosuke Tsuneoka, a Japanese freelance war correspondent was arrested by Kurdish authorities on November 1st. Tsuneoka, 46, was reporting on the Kurdish and Iraqi battle to recapture Mosul from Islamic State control. The Associated Press reports that he was captured by Kurdish peshmerga forces who
Editor’s Note: Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook has released a statement confirming that “coalition forces conducted a precision strike near Al Bab, Syria, targeting Abu Muhammad Al-Adnani, one of ISIL’s most senior leaders.” Islamic State spokesman and “overseer of external terrorist operations” Mohammad al-Adnani was killed today,