Karam Shahrour

Venezuela’s Crisis: Consequences, Root Causes, And Possible Way Out

Venezuela, the country with the largest crude oil reserves in the world, is currently facing one of its severest economic, social, and political crises. Its supermarkets are lacking food, medical supplies, and basic consumer goods like soap and toilet paper, thus forcing Venezuelans to line up for hours to buy […]

Gabon: Violent Clashes Between Security Forces And Protestors After Results Of Presidential Elections

Riots erupted in 9 suburbs of Libreville, Gabon’s capital city, on Thursday after the results of the presidential elections, the winner of which is the incumbent President, Ali Bongo. Supporters of Ali Bongo’s main rival, Jean Ping, have made accusations of the elections being rigged. While hundreds of people had begun […]