Bashar al-Assad to Run for Third Term in Civil War

Bashar al-Assad to Run for Third Term in Civil War

Despite the escalation of fighting between rebels and Syrian forces, Bashar al-Assad has announced that he is registering to run for a third term as leader of the civil war-torn country. The 6 million displaced along with 2.5 million refugees who have fled the crumbling state are only overshadowed by the nearly 150,000 who have […]

Post-Morsi Egypt Sentences 683 Muslim Brotherhood to Death

Post-Morsi Egypt Sentences 683 Muslim Brotherhood to Death

In the latest event to rock the tumultuous post-Morsi Egypt, 683 members of the Muslim Brotherhood were sentenced to death in one the largest mass trials in recent memory. Among those sentenced to death was Mohamed Badie, the Muslim Brotherhood’s spiritual guide and prominent figure. If executed Badie will be the first front-leading member of […]