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A Desperate Attempt at Peace in Afghanistan

Trump's Camp David peace deals were cancelled, and fortunately so as they were poorly managed and organized, offering greater risk than reward.

Alexander Tabares, Staff Writer

September 23, 2019

The Camp David Deal - a secretive deal completely separate from the 1978 Camp David Accords - was created to take American troops out of Afghanistan. It would also give the Taliban land. This was the United States' intention up until a Taliban car bomb killed an American soldier, which further encouraged...

Recap: May 16 – 22

In news this week: Chibok girls found, Egyptair flight goes down in the Mediterranean, desegregation ruling in Mississippi and Sanders versus the DNC.

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

May 22, 2016

International Affairs First missing Chibok girl found after 2 years as Boko Haram prisoner "When Amina Ali Nkeki was kidnapped by the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram more than two years ago, she was a mere schoolgirl. On Tuesday night, she apparently wandered out of a forest, asking for help, acc...

Recap: April 18 – 24

South Sudan gunmen attack in Ethiopia, Kabul attack claimed by the Taliban, deadly Houston floods, Tubman to be on the $20 bill and more in this week's recap.

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

April 24, 2016

International Affairs Ethiopia attack: 200 people dead, 100 children missing "The death toll from a raid carried out by attackers from South Sudan in western Ethiopia has risen to 208 people, an Ethiopian official said, adding that 108 children were kidnapped. [...]  The attack happened on F...

Recap: December 21 – 27

This week's news includes a landslide in China, Modi visiting Pakistan, a lack of indictment in the Sandra Bland case and another fatal shooting in Chicago.

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

December 27, 2015

International Affairs  FIFA Ethics Court Bans Sepp Blatter For 8 Years "Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini were each banned for eight years by the FIFA ethics committee on Monday in a stunning takedown of world soccer's most powerful leaders. FIFA President Blatter and his one-time protege Pla...

Recap: September 28 – October 4

Putin and Obama meet, water on mars, Oregon shooting, US ship lost in hurricane and more this recap.

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

October 4, 2015

International Affairs Obama and Putin Play Diplomatic Poker Over Syria "The leaders of the United States and Russia traded blunt criticisms on Monday at the United Nations, essentially blaming each other for the catastrophic war in Syria and the refugee crisis it helped to spawn. [...] President ...

Recap: September 14-September 21

September 14-September 21

Daniela Quijano, Managing Editor

September 22, 2015

International Affairs Germany imposes border control due to migrants "European Union officials are holding emergency meetings in Brussels today on the influx of refugees, following Germany’s unprecedented decision to institute temporary controls on its border with Austria Sunday. Germany shut down tr...

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