The monarchy’s influence has waned with plummeting oil prices. What that means for the future of the Middle East Vijay Prashad March 11, 2016 6:22pm (UTC) This article originally appeared on AlterNet.
The UN human rights chief has accused the Saudi-led coalition of causing twice as many civilian casualties as all the other forces fighting in Yemen. Zeid Raad Al Hussein condemned "the repeated failure"
Since the start of 2016, oil prices have swung between $27 and $42 per barrel, about a quarter of the 2008 peak crude oil price of $145. On February 16, oil ministers from Saudi Arabia, Russia, Qatar,
Much of the media is calling for Lynch to be fined. I say, give the man a raise. Marshawn Lynch showed up on Media Day and answered questions for five minutes. In those five minutes he answered every with
(CNN) — The U.S. military will deploy 400 trainers and hundreds more troops in a train-and-equip mission for Syrian rebel forces, the Pentagon said Friday. The American troops will be deployed starting
An animal spotted this fall on the Kaibab Plateau is confirmed as a gray wolf from the northern Rockies. On a recent evening not long after dusk, Natalie Ertz stood in a meadow near the Grand Canyon's
The endangered predator hasn't lived in the region since the 1940s. The chase is on to identify the "wolflike animal" that's been spotted multiple times recently near the Grand Canyon's North Rim. If animal
Photographer and explorer Dr Alexander Kumar spent nine months at Concordia Station, where temperatures drop to -80C and your nearest neighbours are astronauts orbiting the Earth. Follow his journey through
The world's leading wildlife photographers will hold workshops, talks and training events at the Royal Geographical Society in London from 24-26 October 2014. Photojournalist and conservationist Tim Laman,
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