Daily Archives: July 6, 2017

Mogadishu’s Neighbourhood Watch Programs Fill In Nation’s Security Gap

In 2002, several NGOs in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, came together to establish neighbourhood watches to fill in the security gap needed to secure communities and properties amidst the Somali conflict. The Somali conflict, which is one of the longest ongoing conflicts, stems from the mounting dissatisfaction from Somalia’s […]

U.S. Warship Sails Near Disputed Island In The South China Sea

Over the past few days, the USS Stehem sailed close to Triton Island, which is part of the Paracel Islands archipelago, a territory claimed by China, Taiwan, and Vietnam in the South China Sea dispute. The warship, a guided-missile destroyer, sailed below the territorial limits that are internationally recognized, which […]