Daily Archives: August 1, 2019

Ethiopia Planted More Than 353 Million Tree Seedlings In 12-Hours To Tackle Climate Change

The Horn of Africa is currently experiencing a prolonged drought affecting mostly Somalia, northern Kenya, and south-eastern Ethiopia following the late and sub-optimal 2019 spring rains. As a result, crop planting was delayed, and pasture regeneration and replenishment of water sources did not materialize, further impacting the already dire food […]

U.S. To Deploy Troops To Saudi Arabia Among High Tensions In The Gulf

The United States has authorized the deployment of troops to Saudi Arabia among high tensions in the Gulf. According to Al Jazeera, the Pentagon has stated that the move would provide an additional deterrent in the face of emergent, credible threats in the region. The decision was prompted by increased […]