Yemen-the-forgotten-war

On 25 March 2015, an international coalition led by Saudi Arabia launched air strikes against the Huthi armed group in … More

Hudaida offensive in Yemen

A major military push by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and allied Yemeni forces against the Houthi militia group in the port city … More

U.S. Space Force

President Donald Trump has ordered the US military to establish a sixth branch of its armed forces – a “space … More

Unified combatant command (UCC)

A unified combatant command (UCC) is a United States Department of Defense command that is composed of forces from at least two Military Departments and … More

Robert Kennedy / Sirhan Sirhan

Sirhan Sirhan’s crime is one mired in the tragedy of Palestine. The son of a middle-class Christian Palestinian family uprooted by … More

Chinese Exclusion Act

The Chinese Exclusion Act was a United States federal law signed by President Chester A. Arthur on May 6, 1882, prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. … More

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (Tratado de Guadalupe Hidalgo in Spanish), officially titled the Treaty of Peace, Friendship, Limits and Settlement between the United … More

Back to the future of 2008

The U.S. banking industry posted a combined $56 billion profit in the first quarter of 2018, its best three-month stint … More

ISIL Declared War on Hamas

January 2018 – JERUSALEM — The extremist Islamic State group’s branch in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula has taken a simmering dispute with the Palestinian Hamas … More