Daily Archives: February 13, 2017

The International Committee Of The Red Cross To Suspend Operations In Afghanistan

On Wednesday this week, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) suspended operations in Afghanistan following an attack on eight ICRC aid workers earlier in the week. An ICRC convoy was ambushed and six ICRC employees have been killed while two are still missing. The aid workers, carrying livestock […]

Suicide Bombing Outside Supreme Court In Kabul, Afghanistan Kills Dozens

Shortly before 16:00 local time, Tuesday, February 7th, as judicial workers were leaving the Supreme Court in central Kabul – the very institution meant to uphold the rule of law – an attack happened on its steps that darkened the lives of many Afghanis. A suicide bomber approached the heavily secured […]

Working In The Line Of Fire: Six Humanitarian Aid Workers Killed, 2 Missing In Afghanistan

A group of volunteers, belonging to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) were attacked Wednesday while carrying supplies to areas hit by deadly snowstorms in the northern Afghan province of Jawzjan. Six helpers were killed, and another two are missing. ICRC spokesperson Thomas Glass stated that the organization does […]

Rising Protests Amongst Fashionistas For Trump’s 90 Day Visa Ban

Trump’s Ban was indeed a shock to everyone. Social media and the internet exploded with anger and grief by this new 90 days visa ban (with the possibility of being forever banned). Not just citizens, but anyone that has any type of personal connections with the seven Muslim Countries (Iran, […]