Day: December 4, 2020

Ethiopian Federal Forces Warn “No Mercy” As They Surround Mekelle

Ethiopian federal forces took military control of Idaga Hamus in their march toward the Tigrayan capital of Mekelle on November 21st. Military officials have been sending out warnings to the civilians in Mekelle ahead of their arrival. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed gave Tigrayan forces a 72 hour time frame to

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Overrepresentation Of Indigenous Children In Canadian Child Welfare System

Through identifying the effect of past and current colonial structures surrounding the social, economic, and political conditions of Indigenous peoples in Canada, it is evident this group can be recognized as a marginalized group within the Canadian population. In particular, there is a vast amount of discrimination that takes place

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Mozambique Insurgency Tramples Human Rights

Militant Islamists have taken to the rich province of Cabo Delgado in Mozambique to commit the next attack in a gruesome series – the decapitation and dismemberment of more than 50 people of the Nanjaba Village. The football pitch turn “execution ground” was the stage for “probably the worst carried

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Australian Inquiry Uncovers Evidence Of War Crimes in Afghanistan

On Thursday the 19th of November, Australia released a long-awaited report into alleged war crimes committed by Australian forces in Afghanistan. This report, the result of an inquiry launched in 2016, found evidence that Australian special forces responsible for 39 unlawful killings during deployment in Afghanistan. General Angus Campbell, chief

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China Fears Insecurity Resulting Of Pivotal Japan-Australia Military Pact

November 17th marks the sticking point of six years of negotiations for both counterpart prime minsters, Scott Morrison and Yoshihide Suga, regarding the Reciprocal Access Agreement (RAA), upon which they seek to facilitate Japanese and Australian inter-operability and cooperation, via allowing mutual defence forces to train in each other’s territory.

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