Yemen Conflict: Southern Separatists Give Up On Self-Rule

-Doyinsola Johnson A BRUTAL civil war is going on in Yemen hass claimed more than 16,000 lives while 13 million people are left on the brink of starvation. The conflict has been dubbed a proxy war among competing powers in the Middle East as a Saudi-led coalition battles rebels backed by Iran. After months of tension that often resulted in armed conflict, Yemen’s southern separatists have announced they will abandon their aspirations for self-rule to implement a stalled peace deal with the government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi. Saudi Arabia’s state news…

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Palestine Removed from Google Maps

Sayo Johnson Earlier this week Palestine was removed from google maps because Israel believes that it no longer inhabits Gaza after dismantling settlements in 2005. In 2016, a Change.org petition said that all mention of  Palestine was removed at the insistence of the Israeli government as they have close links to the two Jewish founders. Many people shared how they feel by posting on social media, most saying that they think it was a very rude and unfair decision. Many are also taking action by signing and making petitions. If you want to…

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