Author: Celine Sleiman

Iran Accused Of Developing Nuclear Programme

In its annual intelligence report for 2020, the Swedish Security Police declared that the Islamic Republic of Iran is seeking Swedish technology for the development of nuclear weapons. This accusation follows last week’s German intelligence report, which claimed that the Iranian government has continued its pursuit to acquire weapons of

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Cypriots Plan To Meet As Tensions Escalate

Cyprus has been ethnically divided since 1974, when Turkey invaded the north to prevent a Greek military coup that aimed to unite the island with mainland Greece. The division of the island between Turkish Northern Cyprus and the Greek Cypriot Republic of Cyprus has been the subject of decades of

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France Imposes Sanctions Against Lebanese Officials

Once the most popular tourist destination in the Middle East, Lebanon has since descended into political turmoil, economic instability, and widespread poverty. Years of government negligence and financial mismanagement have cost this once-prosperous nation its future, forcing its people into worsening conditions of destitution. In 2020, Lebanon’s economy experienced massive

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Rohingya Boat Still Adrift In The Andaman Sea

On February 11th, a boat left Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh carrying 90 Rohingya refugees, including 23 children, who intended to migrate to Malyasia and escape the stifling conditions of the teeming refugee camps. The boat’s engine failed on February 15th, and it drifted for weeks before finally being discovered by

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