Heather Aipperspach

Raised In Unrest: 357 Million Children Are Growing Up In High-Conflict Areas

A study completed by international charity, Save the Children has revealed that every sixth child in the world is growing up in a conflict zone. Syria, Afghanistan, and Somalia have been listed the top three most dangerous countries to be a child. The turmoil which threatens the safety of millions […]

Talks Of Peace Among Acts Of Violence: Will 2018 Be The Year Afghanistan Sees Reconciliation?

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has committed to initiating peace talks with armed groups in light of recent attacks carried out in Kabul last month. Ghani emphasizes that his offer for peace talks extends only to those who wish to see peace in this world. “Those who are responsible for this […]

Redefining Justice: Settler’s Death Sparks Clashes Between Palestinians And Israelis

Voices of protest were silenced by gunshots on Thursday afternoon as the Israeli Army raided villages near Nablus after an Israeli settler was gunned down on Tuesday evening.A family of five was arrested as Israeli soldiers raided Illar, a village in the occupied West Bank shortly after the death of […]