Archives: Geography


Mali Conflict Puts Manuscripts in Danger


Click here to download video Although the city of Timbuktu in Mali is now an impoverished town of about 30,000 people, it has a long…read more


French Forces Advance in Mali


Click here to download video The ongoing conflict in the North African nation of Mali between the combined Malian and French forces in the south…read more

A Congolese boy shelters from the rain under a truck in a refugee camp about six miles from the town of Goma. The camp houses up to 35,000 people who have been displaced by the violence.

African “World War” Flares in Congo


For the last two decades fighting in the Central East African countries of Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo has killed…read more


On Thanksgiving, a Look at Programs That Aim to Feed the Hungry


In November, millions of people across America sit down at a dinner table and enjoy a generous Thanksgiving Day meal, but this isn’t the case…read more

A young protester opposed to the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad throws stones towards Lebanese security forces during a demonstration in Beirut following the funeral of top intelligence official General Wissam al-Hassan.

Syrian Fighting Spills Over Into Bordering States


Violence from the Syrian Civil War has started to spill over into neighboring Middle Eastern countries Lebanon and Jordan. On Sunday, October 19, a car…read more


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