Daily Archives: January 21, 2019

U.S. Withdrawal From Syrian Warfare: Tactic And Civilian Casualty

As 2019 shifts into gear, a significant shift in Syrian warfare politics emerges, with the Trump administration actualizing the process of ‘withdrawing 2,000 troops from Syria as announced,’ near the close of 2018. Whilst the precise machinations of the move is covert and arguably lacking in transparency as to how […]

Ebola Crisis In DRC Continues To Worsen

The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has continued to worsen with new fears the disease could spread to Goma, a major town of around one million people and “major transportation hub” that connects the DRC to Rwanda, according to Peter Salama, head of the Health Emergencies Program […]

Fashion Show In Bishkek Reveals The Horrors Of Bride Kidnapping

A fashion show in the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek on January 10, 2019 exclusively featured women who had been abused or kidnapped in order to raise awareness on the sustained practice of bride kidnapping in the country. Fashion designer Zamira Moldosheva organized the event wanting to be part of the intensifying […]

Constitutional Court Upholds Tshisekedi’s Win: Fayulu Counter-Declares Himself President

Despite pressure from international stakeholders, including the South African Development Community, the constitutional court of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has denied a recount of last month’s presidential election. This move settles Tshisekedi as the new and 5th president-elect of the DRC, defeating pre-election poll leader Fayulu. What was […]