World update: February 15 2018

It’s been a bit of a long day so I’m going to try to keep things brief and contained to one post tonight. MIDDLE EAST SYRIA Reuters is reporting that over 300 Russian mercenaries were killed or injured in last week’s US airstrike in Deir Ezzor. Around 100 of them were killed. This is the… Continue reading World update: February 15 2018

Hey, maybe they’re just really popular

President Obama is in Ethiopia, and yesterday he decided to say something nice about his hosts: The US president was speaking at a joint press conference with Hailemariam Desalegn, the Ethiopian prime minister, after the two leaders held talks in the capital, Addis Ababa. Although Obama said he had raised issues of good governance –… Continue reading Hey, maybe they’re just really popular