I have been moved by the plight of the East Timorese since I was a young man and read about the Indonesian invasion in the daily news.
The razor-thin victory of Turkey's President Erdogan in the referendum held on April 16 in fact denies Erdogan the mandate to govern with the sweeping powers.
Inaction has resulted in half the population displaced, nearly half a million killed, millions of refugees throughout the region and a serious threat to European unity.
President Trump's unexpected attack on Syria's Shayrat airbase in response to President Assad's sarin gas attack on his own citizens has changed the dynamic of Syria's civil war and potentially its eventual outcome.
She is leaving herself open to the charge that in this case she is listening too much to her inner politician and not enough to the potential statesperson.
And for what reason have we become a country that flaunts military destructive might as a public entertainment, like Russia or North Korea?
North Korea’s unsuccessful missile or nuclear demonstrations should still be regarded with caution as they heighten the Kim regime’s need to pull off a successful technology demonstration for politico-nationalistic reasons.
The function erupted into an explosive EU protest against Israel's plans to evict Arab squatters from 42 structures that had been illegally erected.
Somali Diaspora remittance and modern mobile money transfer technology provided urgently needed relief aid to tens of thousands of nomadic people.
The oft repeated claim that Israel is a democracy is a lie. Palestinian citizens of Israel are denied rights to land and property.
This isn't a Palm Sunday story from 2,000 years ago. It's from late last year, and instead of palm fronds this cheerful and determined group of Palestinians hold olive seedlings.
On a global level, 2015 and 2016 marked the lowest level of new conventional oil discoveries since 1952.