Yemen Cease-Fire Ends

Yemen Cease-Fire Ends

For five days, residents of war-torn Yemen received humanitarian aid during a cease-fire of the ground-based fighting in the conflict between a network of nations under leadership from Saudi Arabia and the Houthis, a Shiite minority rebel group. The Houthis are the same group responsible for removing  the nation’s president earlier this year. However, Yemen’s […]

Syria Proposes Ceasefire But Rebels Aren’t Buying It

Syria Proposes Ceasefire But Rebels Aren’t Buying It

In a show of good faith, Bashar al-Assad’s government has offered to rebel fighters a “zero-hour ceasefire” in the city of Aleppo, but Syria’s rebels aren’t buying it. The move comes days before an international peace conference is set to be held in Switzerland, with its objective to bring an end to Syria’s nearly three […]