Day: October 5, 2020

Armenian-Azeri Clashes

Since Sunday night, violent clashes have been taking place between the Armenian and Azeri military forces in the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh, as each side accuses the other of having started the hostilities. Current situation: facts and claims In terms of casualties, the conflict is at the highest point since

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Rocket Attack In Baghdad Kills Five Iraqi Civilians

Last Monday, a rocket attack said to be targeted at U.S. troops stationed in Baghdad killed five civilians. No group has claimed the Katyushu rocket attack; however, Iraqi intelligence sources have accused Iran-backed armed forces in Iraq. This attack, along with numerous others this year, have put pressure on the

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UN Slashes Healthcare In Yemen Due To Lack Of Funding

On September 23, 2020, the United Nations (UN) announced that they would be reducing aid that was directed towards 300 health facilities within Yemen due to a lack of funding. This announcement follows the shutdown of 1/3 of UN humanitarian programs within Yemen that occurred from April to August; the

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