More than 200 child soldiers released in Pibor, reintegrating them remains huge challenge

If they send us to one of the bad schools we have here in Pibor I may decide to go back to the bush,” says 14-year-old Nyichuoc. On Thursday 17 May, Nyichuoc was one of 210 child soldiers who were released in Pibor in the Greater Jonglei area. In a single sentence she has pinpointed

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How to watch UFC Fight Night 129: ‘Maia vs. Usman’ TONIGHT in Chile

at UFC Fight Night 129 live on FOX Sports 1 from inside Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile, as two-time UFC title challenger Demian Maia tries to turn back the clock against quick-rising contender Kamaru Usman on less than four weeks notice.   In addition to the main event, which was originally supposed to feature Santiago

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Muslim states urge int’l protection force for Palestinians amid Israeli atrocities

Muslim leaders, who gathered in Turkey for an special summit on recent Gaza killings, have called for an international force to be deployed to protect Palestinian people against Israeli crimes. According to Press TV, in a final communiqué issued following an emergency meeting in Istanbul on Friday, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned the

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Arab Draft Resolution Calls for Int’l Force to Protect Palestinians

Kuwait, which is the Arab representative on the Security Council, is urging the 15-member body to condemn “in the strongest terms” Israel’s use of force against Palestinian protesters on the Gaza border, and to deploy an international force to protect civilians. Discussions on Kuwait’s draft resolution are expected to start early next week although the

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41 Ethiopians Released from Sudan Jails

SMC- Forty-one Ethiopians imprisoned in Sudan have returned home, the Ethiopian state affiliated media Radio Fana has reported. A week ago, it was also reported by Ethiopian news sources that the Sudanese government had released 1,400 Ethiopians who were held prisoners in various detention centers in the country. Most of the Ethiopians were reportedly detained for illegal entry

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