The development follows the release of a report into the circumstances surrounding the mass exodus of more than 700,000 Rohingya people from Myanmar, beginning in mid-August last year – events previously described by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights as a “textbook example of ethnic cleansing”. The crimes committedContinue Reading

Greece has successfully concluded a three year European Stability Mechanism (ESM) stability support programme with its place at the heart of the euro area and European Union secured. The successful conclusion of the programme is a testament to the efforts of the Greek people, the country’s commitment to reform, andContinue Reading

While the United States is deeply divided on many issues, there is remarkable consensus on climate change, according to new research. “But the American people are vastly underestimating how green the country wants to be,” says Jon Krosnick, a professor of communication and of political science at Stanford University, aboutContinue Reading

According to the latest figures released on Sunday by the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan, known as UNAMA, there were 5,122 civilian casualties (1,692 deaths and 3,430 injured) in teh first six months of 2018 – a three per cent overall decrease in casualties from last year. But civilian deathsContinue Reading

A new poll of voters across the US reveals evidence that Americans distrust the government, feel unable to manage major or long-term expenses, and think that the level of overall safety and security is stagnant or worsening. As the country’s midterm elections approach in November 2018, Democrats have a 9Continue Reading