Day: January 23, 2023

50 Women And Girls Kidnapped In Burkina Faso

50 women and girls were kidnapped between the 12th and 13th of January in Burkina Faso in the country’s Sahel region. The BBC reports that the girls had been foraging for wild fruit when armed men attacked and subsequently abducted them. Although a first in terms of the nature of

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UN Envoy For Yemen Cites A Major Step In Truce Deal Efforts

On January 16th the UN envoy for Yemen, Hans Grundberg, cited a major step in Yemen truce deal efforts, but warned against a “piecemeal approach.” This approach would entail a focus on individual needs instead of a broader, sustainable agreement between the Saudi Arabia military coalition and Iran-aligned Houthi. This

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