Daily Archives: July 28, 2019

Over 100 Syrian Civilians Killed In Airstrikes Across 10-Day Period

Over 100 Syrian civilians have been killed in airstrikes launched by the Russian-backed Syrian regime over a 10-day period; both Syria and Russia have denied culpability for the deaths. Despite claims that civilian infrastructures were not targeted, Al Jazeera reports that the strikes have decimated schools, markets, and hospitals, among […]

ICE Raids Nationwide – How These Sweeps Are Affecting The U.S.

President Trump has announced earlier this month that the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency plans to conduct raids targeting immigrants with the intent of returning them to their country of origin. Beginning in ten major cities including Miami, Denver, Houston, and Los Angeles, Trump’s hope is to use these […]

Bahrain Executes Two Citizens Despite Pleas From Human Rights Groups

Two men in Bahrain have been executed for terrorism. The charges were imposed on them after being accused of joining a militia group and engaging in terrorist activity that resulted in the death of a security guard. The pair, Ali al-Arab and Ahmad al-Malali, were arrested in 2017 but did […]

Iran Announces Arrest Of 17 C.I.A. Spies

On Monday, Iran announced that it had arrested 17 Central Intelligence Agency (C.I.A.) spies working for the United States and sentenced some of them to death. However, United States president Donald Trump has denied this claim, stating that the allegations are “totally false.” Given the tension between the two nations […]