Daily Archives: October 8, 2017

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded To Anti-Nuclear Weapons Campaign

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) was the 2017 recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, in a decision that reflects the growing tension and crisis surrounding nuclear weaponry. It is also a sharp retort to the nine countries that boycotted United Nations talks about an ICAN-devised treaty to […]

Over 100 Feared Dead In Cameroon After Security Officers Opened Fire On Protesters

It has been revealed that more than 100 persons were killed by security officers following protests in the Anglophone regions of Cameroon by members of pro-Southern Cameroons groups to proclaim the Independence of the country last Sunday, October 1, 2017. The revelation was made by the Central Africa Human Rights […]

Turkey Warns Iraqi Kurds It Will Shut Airspace And Impose Border Controls

On Thursday, October 5th, 2017, Turkey issued a fresh warning to Iraqi Kurdish leaders, threatening to close its border with northern Iraq and shut its airspace after Kurds voted in favour of independence. “Flights to northern Iraq have already been suspended, the airspace and borders will also close soon,” Mr. Erdogan […]