October 18, 2017

Education of 4.5M children in Yemen threatened by ongoing conflict

PeterHermesFurian/iStock/Thinkstock(SANA'A, Yemen) — A new school year is underway for children in the U.S., but for children in Yemen, where air strikes have been routine since […]
October 18, 2017

‘It’s all gone’: Hurricane-ravaged Dominica, on the front line of climate change, fighting to survive

ABC News (NEW YORK) — Verlyn Peter picked her way through the wreckage of her home, searching for anything she and her family could save.“This used […]
October 18, 2017

Why US troops are in Niger

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The back and forth about President Donald Trump's condolence calls to the families of four fallen American soldiers in Niger has raised questions about […]
October 18, 2017

Iraqi Kurdish independence gamble backfires

iStock/Thinkstock(BAGHDAD) — In ongoing standoff following a referendum for an independent state separate from Iraq, Kurds in northwestern Iraq have suffered significant losses, including areas that […]