Daily Archives: February 19, 2018

Ethiopia’s PM Resigns From His Position To Restore National Peace

On the 15th of February of 2018, as a result of the ongoing protests in Ethiopia, the Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has announced his decision to resign from his position as the leader of the country and the chairman of the coalition party. After this pronouncement, the ruling Ethiopian People’s […]

Anti-LGBT Article In Malaysian Newspaper Highlights Country’s Colonial Era Laws

A prominent Malaysian newspaper has come under fierce criticism from international activists, after publishing an article that essentially informs readers about vague, generalized, and stereotyped mannerisms and characteristics to look out for in men and women, in order to “spot gays” in public. The article appeared in the newspaper Sinar […]

Libya Tawergha Families Barred From Returning Home

Libyan gunman and civilian authorities in the coastal city of Misrata have blocked tens of thousands of people from returning to their hometown of Tawergha, after seven years of forced displacement. Reports of armed groups burning their tents in their makeshift desert camps and threatening families with heavy weapons highlight […]

Corruption Scandal: Israeli Police Recommend Prime Minister Netanyahu To Be Indicted

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been part of two corruption cases that include counts of bribery, fraud and breach of trust. More than a year of investigations have led the Israeli police to find sufficient evidence against their leader to indict him, leaving the decision to the attorney general […]