Daily Archives: July 13, 2018

Ceasefire In Danger As Syrian Government Forces And Rebels Continue To Clash In Deraa

On Friday July 6th, Syrian rebels and forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad reached a ceasefire agreement in southern Syria which was brokered by one of Assad’s key allies: Russia.  According to an article written by Arwa Ibrahim published in Al Jazeera, the peace deal required that rebels give up […]

Eritrea And Ethiopia Agree To Fully Implement Deal Ending Decades-Long Conflict

The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea signed a peace declaration stating that war efforts have ceased between the two countries. Although peace accords were agreed on to end the border disputes between 1998 and 2000, the peace deal was never fully implemented and tension remained between Ethiopia and Eritrea. According […]