Monday, January 21, 2019

The Vanishing Nuclear Taboo? How Disarmament Fell Apart

On April 5, 2009, U.S. President Barack Obama stood before a massive crowd in Prague and gave a soaring speech announcing his commitment to...
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Jamal Khashoggi died in fight at Istanbul consulate, Saudi state TV claims

Saudi Arabia has confirmed the death of missing Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, claiming he died in a fist fight involving...

USA: Two Somali girls fished out of pond drowned

Two bodies were pulled from a murky pond in Chaska late Sunday, bringing a frantic two-day search for two 19-year-old cousins and best friends...

Khabib Nurmagomedov threatens to leave UFC if Zubaira Tukhugov fired

Khabib Nurmagomedov has threatened to leave the UFC if the promotion cuts ties with his teammate and rostered featherweight Zubaira Tukhugov. In an Instagram post on Thursday,...

Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed does press-ups with protesting soldiers

Abiy Ahmed was unhappy that soldiers had brought weapons and ordered them to do 10 press-ups. They were among several hundred protesting soldiers who entered...

Somaliland holds international forum to push for recognition

Somaliland continues to push for its recognition internationally as it held an international forum in the capital Hergeisa on Wednesday. President Muse Behi Abdi said...

Zinedine Zidane decided to leave Real Madrid after row over Gareth Bale

Zinedine Zidane guided Los Blancos to three successive Champions League titles during his time at the Bernabeu, but left at the end of last...

Ethiopia: Reforms hit Saudi Billionaire Al-Amoudi’s land

Ethiopian-born Saudi billionaire Mohammed Al-Amoudi is among dozens of investors who have had their land leases in Addis Ababa revoked by the Ethiopian government. According to a report...

UK aid will help eliminate threat of lethal landmines

Pioneering technology will help eliminate landmines across Africa and Asia helping the world’s most vulnerable communities access safe land. New UK aid funded technology, including...

UN urges Japan to protect Fukushima workers from coercion, exposure to radiation

UN human rights experts have said the workers, most of them migrants, risked "exposure to radiation and coercion." They have called on Japan to...

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Will The EAC Hold Or Loose Mere Anarchy On East Africa?

There is an old story, probably apocryphal, that shines a light on the way the East African Community (EAC) and its interstate relations have...

Amidst Brexit drama, UK takes a stand against conflict-related sexual violence

Kicking off what is guaranteed to be a watershed year for British foreign policy, an event held in the British Parliament on Wednesday revealed a glimmer...

Somaliland: SOLJA Slams SAAB owner’s Malicious Rhetoric

Chairman Huuto describes SAAB owner rhetoric as quite besmirching and befitting the profession The chairman of Somaliland Journalists Association, SOLJA, Mr. Mohammed Abdi Jama a.k.a. Huuto...