Civil War

Not even Superman can fix Myanmar crisis, regional envoy says

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – A regional envoy tasked with brokering peace in Myanmar admitted Saturday that "even Superman cannot solve" the…

6 months ago

Repression of women on rise in rebel-held Yemen

By AFP Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Her voice shaking, 26-year-old Balqees recounts her ordeal at a Huthi rebel checkpoint…

11 months ago

How Yemen’s war ‘casts a shadow’ over women and girls

By AFP Aden, Yemen – Yemen's women and girls are bearing the brunt of a seven-year civil war that has…

11 months ago

Suu Kyi faces court as UN envoy warns of Myanmar civil war

by AFP YANGON – Myanmar's ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi faced a court hearing Thursday, after a UN…

2 years ago

UN envoy urges action to prevent Myanmar ‘civil war’

by AFP The UN envoy on Myanmar implored the Security Council to take action Wednesday in the Asian nation's escalating…

2 years ago

Enduring legacy of slavery in America

African-Americans were long disenfranchised by segregationist laws which were only dismantled in the 1960s FAYETTE • All that remains of…

2 years ago

Richmond removes Confederate statues

WASHINGTON • A campaign in the US to remove symbols of the pro-slavery Civil War South gained momentum on Wednesday…

3 years ago