Russia and China Block Syria From International Criminal Court

Russia and China Block Syria From International Criminal Court

Russia and China vetoed a UN Security Council Resolution, which has blocked Syria from facing the International Criminal Court. The only two countries out of 13 to vote against the resolution, the Syrian allies received international backlash. The results did not come as a shock. The announcement marks the fourth time Russia and China have used […]

Pope Francis Links Climate Change and Economy

Pope Francis Links Climate Change and Economy

On Wednesday, Pope Francis delivered a speech in Rome linking economic difficulty to a deteriorating climate change. The speech came shortly after a Vatican-hosted academic summit on the responsibility of humanity in the grey areas of science. “Safeguard [this] creation,” he said. “Because if we destroy Creation, [it] will destroy us!” The speech opened recounting […]

Nigeria Market Explosions Kill 118

Nigeria Market Explosions Kill 118

Two twin bombings at Terminus Market in the central Nigerian city of Jos caused massive explosions Tuesday, killing 118 people according to a national official. The detonations of the bombs took place approximately 30 minutes apart, bringing rising blazes to the surrouding areas. As rescue team responders ran into the flames, the second blast occurred […]