When she got the chance to report from her native country, Syria, Rasha Elass took the chance with both hands. Reuters sent her to the Middle East in 2005 and that’s where she stayed for five years. When she thought
Turkey’s political power is tested in Europe. Erdogan promises to stand his ground despite Germans, Dutch, Austrians, Swiss, Belgians, Danes and the rest of Europe ahead of a constitutional referendum next month on whether to expand his powers. The unusually
39-year-old Frenchman Ziyed Ben Belgacem, was shot and killed by French soldiers at Paris' Orly airport. He attacked three Air Force soldiers patrolling the airport, trying to grab one soldier’s rifle. 🔴 DOCUMENT LE FIGARO - La photo de l'assaillant
Ismael Compaore (29), a young journalist from Burkina Faso (West Africa), risked his life to finally show the world the struggle his country went through to end 27 years of dictatorship. He made a film (Une Revolution Africaine) on a revolution
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the Nigerian author and feminist made headlines with infuriating words about trans women. In an interview, the author would not agree that Trans women are ‘real women.’ ‘We need to simply strike the phrase “real women” from
Trump’s Muslim ban is in serious trouble. A federal judge in Hawaii temporary halted the American president's attempt to keep foreign nationals from six predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States. Judge Derrick Watson argued that the idea that
The European Court of justice has ruled that employers are able to ban Muslim staff from wearing headscarves at work. The court of Justice said that companies banning any visible religious, political or philosophical symbols is not part of discrimination.
British MPs' voted to decriminalise abortion in England and Wales. The move is largely symbolic as the 1967 Abortion Act effectively decriminalised terminations in England and Wales 50 years ago, on the condition of two doctors’ approval and subject to