Day: December 3, 2020

Trump Orders Troop Withdrawals In Iraq And Afghanistan

In the final stretch of his presidency, Trump has ordered plans to be carried out to withdraw United States military personnel in Iraq and Afghanistan, making good on previous promises to do so.  According to Al Jazeera, the United States will still have a presence of 2500 personnel in both

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Protestors in Guatemala Set Fire to Congress Over Unpopular Budget

On 21 November 2020, thousands of people came out to protest against a controversial budget that was passed by the Guatemalan parliament. The protests eventually turned violent, with some protestors burning down bus stations and clashing with police. Hundreds of protestors managed to break into Guatemala’s congress and burn down

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Conflict in Ethiopia puts Sudan at Risk, Warns UNICEF Representative

Speaking at a press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva on Friday 20th November, Abdullah Fadil, the UNICEF Representative in Sudan, raised concerns about the potentially devastating impact Ethiopia’s conflict may place on neighbouring Sudan. Violence in northern Ethiopia between federal troops and forces loyal to the Tigray

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