Daily Archives: February 15, 2019


Child Witch-Branding and the Rise of Pentecostalism Across Nigeria

Witch-hunting may be considered a barbaric historical practice in the West but in Africa, it is a very real and very dangerous phenomenon which is increasing with the rise of Pentecostalism. Thousands of children every day are being branded witches and consequently tortured into confessing non-existent crimes, forced to undergo […]


Bangladesh Proposes To Create A Safe Zone In Myanmar For Rohingya Refugees

Bangladesh has proposed to create a ‘safe zone’ in Myanmar’s Rakhine state for Rohingya refugees, where they fled state persecution in late 2017. Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has called on Russia, China and India to help the country tackle the Rohingya refugee crisis. In an interview with Anadolu News […]


Continuous Violation Of 1994 Ceasefire In Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

Several Azeri news outlets in the days leading up to February 10 reported that military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated its ceasefire with Azerbaijan several times. On February 10 itself Azerbaijan’s Defence Ministry reported Armenian armed forces fired 30 times throughout the day, with the number reaching […]


North Macedonia To Become Part Of NATO: What Does This Mean For The Future Of The Alliance?

The Greek Parliament voted 153-140 to approve North Macedonia’s NATO accession protocol this Friday, ending a 27 year-long dispute between the two nations. This vote was a direct response to a constitutional amendment passed by the Macedonian parliament earlier this month allowing for the implementation of the Prespa Agreement with […]