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Venezuela’s Crisis Continues As Maduro’s Government Gains Power

Friday, August 4th marked the first session of Venezuela’s Constitutional Assembly since the controversial election on July 30th. The assembly was given authority to rewrite former President Hugo Chavez’s 1999 Constitution. President Nicolas Maduro’s United Socialist Party of Venezuela says that the assembly will pacify the fractured country and the […]

Qatar Vows “No Surrender” In Gulf Crisis

Qatar, a small middle eastern nation on the coast of the Persian Gulf, faced unprecedented sanctions and a diplomatic break with its neighbours this week because of allegations that Qatar has destabilized the region. Led by Saudi Arabia; Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) accused Qatar of funding […]