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01 Jun
A Deeper Look at the Protests in Morocco [Updated]

June 1, 2017 Isabel Paolini Protests in the Rif region of Morocco have continued throughout the month ...

22 May
President Trump Visits Saudi Arabia, Announces $110 billion Arms Sale

During his first foreign visit to Saudi Arabia beginning on May 20, President Donald Trump ...

07 Feb
Freedom House Finds Continued Decline in Global Freedom

On January 31, Freedom House released its annual Freedom in the World Report. A panel ...

31 Jan
Trump Refugee Ban Sparks Widespread Backlash

Photo Credit: Reuters/Carlos Barria Last week, the Trump administration issued an executive order to suspend refugee ...

19 Jan
What Does Human Rights Watch Say About Tunisia?

January 19, 2017 by Finn Quigley Last week, Human Rights Watch released its annual World Report examining ...

18 Jan
Jordan Charges Eight with Incitement against the Government for Social Media Posts

  Photo Credit: Getty Images Eight individuals have been charged with “insulting the King” and “incitement to ...

05 Jan
Austerity Measures Spark Algeria Protests

Photo Credit: YouTube/KabylieTimes A shopkeepers' strike in Algeria's eastern coastal wilaya of Béjaïa devolved into violent ...

04 Jan
Jailed Journalist Dies after Hunger Strike

British-Algerian Journalist Mohammed Tamalt died in a coma on December 11, following a three-month hunger ...

01 Sep 2016
Yemen’s Political Rivals Vie for Control as Country Suffers

Photo Credit: The Guardian A Yemeni Houthi opposition delegation arrived in Baghdad on August 29 to ...

26 Jul 2016
Yemen Talks Extended After Near Collapse

Tensions between the two delegations in the long-running and unfruitful UN-sponsored Yemeni peace talks have ...