Gaza Health Crisis: Aid Groups Warn of Potential ‘Explosion in Preventable Child Deaths’

In Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, the Israeli military’s ongoing bombardment since October has created a humanitarian crisis, with aid groups warning of potential preventable child deaths due to severe food poverty and lack of access to medical care at Nasser Hospital. The conflict, now the deadliest between Israel and Gaza, shows no signs of letting … Read more

Whale Conservation Groups Rally After Entangled Fishing Gear Claims Young Right Whale’s Life

Edgartown, Massachusetts – At least seven endangered whales have been found dead or seriously injured, or gone missing since mid-December. Among them are five North Atlantic right whales on the Atlantic Coast and two fin whales on the Pacific Coast. The alarming number of whale deaths has raised concerns among whale conservation groups, federal officials, … Read more

Resistance in Sheikh Maqsoud: People Defend Neighborhood Against Mercenary Groups with Impenetrable Shield

ALEPPO, SYRIA- On February 16, 2016, the neighborhood of Sheikh Maqsoud in Aleppo, Syria, came under a violent attack by dozens of mercenary groups, a day after the anniversary of the international conspiracy against leader Abdullah Ocalan. This attack occurred shortly after the liberation of the Tal Rifaat district from the same mercenaries, who were … Read more

Strikes on Iran’s Militant Groups: US Targets Facilities in Iraq and Syria

The White House announced that the United States conducted a series of airstrikes in Iraq and Syria targeting facilities used by Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and the militant groups they sponsor. According to National Security Council spokesman John Kirby, the airstrikes occurred over a period of about 30 minutes and targeted a total of … Read more

Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Making Death Threats to LGBTQ+ Advocacy Groups and Politicians

BALTIMORE, Md. – A man from Howard County, Maryland, has been sentenced to two years in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release after making death threats to groups and individuals supporting the LGBTQ+ community. 34-year-old Adam Nettina from West Friendship in Howard County was convicted of making death threats to an LGBTQ+ … Read more