Currently, the Rohingya minority is not recognized as a legitimate ethnic community and has had to endure the complete disregard of the government. Institutionalized marginalization such as this persistent non-recognition has led to increased sectarian violence against the Rohingya people in Burma.
We are living through the greatest improvements in child survival and health in human history, and it is thanks in large part to U.S. poverty-focused development assistance, aka “foreign aid.”
As a proud veteran of the United States Air Force where I served as a Nuclear Weapons Systems Specialist during both the Iraq and Afghanistan wars,I find Rep. Hunter’s brazen comments deeply disturbing, unproductive, and completely ignorant of U.S. nuclear policy.
Why should any state trust a regime that murders its own people by the tens of thousands, supports terrorists in the region and worldwide, hires assassins to murder foreign diplomats in Washington, DC, develops a clandestine nuclear weapons program through three decades of deception and denials and keeps the murderous Assad regime in power?
NDAA is not typically a bill that much concerns members of our profession, but this year's debate directly implicates our country's ability to provide proper medical care to the detainees at Guantanamo Bay. All physicians have a stake in that issue, and as doctors we feel compelled to weigh in.
There is no way out for most from Gaza. Too many stultify as a consequence of having few or no positive outlets.
Once these wars get started, they are very difficult to stop. Afghanistan is now the longest war in U.S. history.
Hillary Clinton’s remarkable commitment to build a better world has transformed our vision of what is possible, and what is essential, for people in every corner of the world.
I first visited Domiz refugee camp in May 2013 and noted “the camp is below standards in many sectors and the living situation in many parts of Domiz is unacceptable.”
Central Asia is to China what Eastern Europe was to Russia. It is the first step. So why then, are we handing it to China?