US Embassy in Iraq Attacked by Rockets

The US embassy in Iraq was attacked by rockets. The attack took place on Sunday night, when 8 rockets were fired at the Diplomatic Green Zone in Baghdad. Most of the rockets hit the residential area…

Nepal Parliament Dissolved Amidst Power Struggle

Nepal Parliament was dissolved on Sunday at the request of the Nepalese Prime Minister. The Prime Minister K.P Sharma Oli and his cabinet announced on Sunday that general elections will now be held…

French President Tests Positive for Corona Virus

French president Emmanuel Macron has tested positive for Corona virus. The president is currently in isolation and would remain so for the next week. The presidency released a statement, informing…

US Sanctions on Turkey Explained

The fresh wave of US sanctions on Turkey comes at a bad time. The Turkish republic is already on a less-than-friendly front with France and its economy, like others around the world, is stretched…

Brandon Bernard Executed Despite Pleas

Brandon Bernard was executed on Thursday at the Federal Correction Center in Indiana. This execution was carried out despite clemency pleas from many people, including senators Cory Brooker and…